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Peter Butterworth (I) (1919–1979)

Peter Butterworth's promising career in the British Navy ended when the plane in which he was traveling was shot down by the Germans in WW II and he was placed in a POW camp. There he became close friends with Talbot Rothwell (later a writer on the "Carry On" series, on which Butterworth often worked) and the two began writing and performing ... See full bio »

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 1979 The Great Train Robbery
 1978 Carry on Emmannuelle
 1978 What's Up Nurse!
Police Sergeant
 1976 The Ritz
Patron In Chaps
 1976 Robin and Marian
 1974 Carry on Dick
 1973 Carry on Girls
 1973 Not Now Darling
Painter (uncredited)
 1971 The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins
Guest Appearance (segment "Sloth")
 1971 Carry on Henry VIII
Charles, Earl of Bristol (uncredited)
 1970 Carry on Loving
Sinister Client (uncredited)
 1969 Carry on Again Doctor
Shuffling Patient
 1968 Prudence and the Pill
 1967 Danny the Dragon
 1967 Asterix the Gaul
Vitalstatistix (voice, uncredited)
 1965 Carry on Cowboy
 1965 Never Mention Murder
 1965 A Home of Your Own
The Carpenter
 1963 Doctor in Distress
Ambulance Driver
 1963 The Rescue Squad
Mr. Maggs
 1962 Flight from Treason
 1962 Kill or Cure
Green Glades Barman
 1962 Maid for Murder
 1961 The Day the Earth Caught Fire
2nd Sub-Editor (uncredited)
 1961 Fate Takes a Hand
 1961 Murder She Said
Ticket Collector
 1960 Escort for Hire
Insp. Bruce
 1958 Tom Thumb
 1958 Blow Your Own Trumpet
Mr. Bob Duff
 1955 Fun at St Fanny's
The Potter
 1954 The Gay Dog
Another Betting Man
 1953 Will Any Gentleman...?
Stage Manager
 1952 Penny Princess
Julien / Postman / Farmer
 1952 Island of Desire
Wounded Marine
 1951 Jungle Treasure
 1951 Island Rescue
1st Naval Rating
 1951 Circle of Danger
Ernie (The Diver) (uncredited)
 1951 Mister Drake's Duck
 1950 Paul Temple's Triumph
Telephone Engineer (uncredited)
 1950 Double Confession
Joe (uncredited)
 1950 Night and the City
Thug (uncredited)
 1950 The Body Said No!
 1949 The Adventures of Jane
Drunken Man
 1949 Miss Pilgrim's Progress
 1949 Mystery at the Burlesque
Police Constable
 1948 William Comes to Town
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