hoo boy, it sure is funny, but I don't believe it's supposed to be a comedy.
the main bit was supposed to be about the professor who believes a monster is living in the loch and is responsible for a number of disappearances in and around the place.
however, it's the reporter who gets all the best lines and gets to chase the granddaughter of the professor around in a romantic subplot.
she can't stand him of course, until she decides she likes him. he falls for her immediately and even after betraying the professor to the papers he decides to help out the prof by...