As a Canadian who grew up in the 80s, viewing these classics was mandatory. In order of preference . . .
  1. Buck Russell (Uncle Buck)
  2. Del Griffith (Planes, Trains, and Automobiles)
  3. Harry Crumb (Who's Harry Crumb?)
  4. Chet Ripley (The Great Outdoors)
  5. Sherif Bud Boomer (Canadian Bacon)