!!The comic strip:
* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: For years the ''Detroit Free Press'', alone among US papers, carried the strip.

!!The movie adaptation of the comic strip:
* EarWorm: [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rCJlFA43N0s The main theme]].
* {{Padding}}: It features a fair few pointless scenes (like a magician's tricks) in order to make the running time close to two hours.
* SpecialEffectFailure: The body of the mime killed by Mrs. Fothergill and thrown off the cliff is an obvious dummy.