Chewer's 100 Funniest Films of the 80's (100 movies items)
"One of my first experiences with British (overseas) wit. Love Peter Reigert in this, and love the loony locals. The ending is sharply bittersweet. To this day, I drive by a local street named Aberdeen and, every time, try to say it like the poor schlub in HERO who's in love with the mermaid."