PG | | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
A young man is reunited with a mermaid who saves him from drowning as a boy and falls in love not knowing who/what she is.
Brian Grazer came up with the idea for the film in 1977 while driving down the Pacific Coast Highway and thought about what it would be like to meet a mermaid and fall in love.
Young Freddie: I dropped something.
Mary Bauer: Ralph, talk to him.
Mary Bauer: Listen to your father. Come on, from over there we can see Cape Cod.
Ralph Bauer: We were just on Cape Cod. We could have stayed there, I would have saved twelve dollars.
Mary Bauer: Allen, sweetheart, don't you want to see ...
In the final car chase sequence, 2 men play chess in front of a clear walkway. When Allen and Madison pass them, a flock of pigeons suddenly appears, and rises into the air. When Allen drives in reverse to escape, the same pigeons fly backwards.
Tom Hanks and Daryl Hannah swimming and coming to an underwater city.
$6,174,059 (USA) (11 March 1984)
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