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Carry on Nurse (1959)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Romance | 27 March 1959 (UK)
Set in Haven Hospital where a certain men's ward is causing more havoc than the whole hospital put together. The formidable Matron's debut gives the patients a chill every time she walks ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Charles Hawtrey ...
Humphrey Hinton
Hattie Jacques ...
Terence Longdon ...
Ted York
Bill Owen ...
Percy 'Perc' Hickson
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Jack Bell
Joan Sims ...
Student Nurse Stella Dawson
Susan Stephen ...
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Oliver Reckitt
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The Colonel (as Wilfrid Hyde White)
Susan Beaumont ...
Ann Firbank ...
Helen Lloyd
Joan Hickson ...
Sister
Cyril Chamberlain ...
Bert Able
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Set in Haven Hospital where a certain men's ward is causing more havoc than the whole hospital put together. The formidable Matron's debut gives the patients a chill every time she walks past, with only Reckitt standing up to her. There's a colonel who is a constant nuisance, a bumbling nurse, a romance between Ted York and Nurse Denton, and Bell who wants his bunion removed straight away, so after drinking alcohol, the men decide to remove the bunion themselves! Written by Graeme Huggan <hia95gh@sheffield.ac.uk>

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Doctor - Nurse - Patient situations to keep you in stitches! See more »

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Comedy | Romance

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Not Rated | See all certifications »
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27 March 1959 (UK)  »

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40 Graus de Amor  »

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1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Second "Carry On" movie in the British comedy film franchise series. See more »

Goofs

When the nurse who was left tied up in a bed is set free by a colleague we see that her hands were tied but not her feet: she would have been able to get up and walk at any time. See more »

Quotes

Ted York: Did it win?
Second Ambulance Man: That nag should be going into hospital, not you!
Ted York: I wonder who won the baby stakes?
[Ted get up from the strecher, which collapses on top of the First Ambulance Man]
Ted York: [looking down] Supposing I'd been on it!
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Followed by Carry on Henry VIII (1971) See more »

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I'm for that sponge bath!
8 June 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

In the last episode I was introduced to the girl who would be painted in Goldfinger (Shirley Eaton). In this one, I see Charles Bronson's wife Jill Ireland (Death Wish II, The Mechanic). You just never know who is going to turn up.

Of course, the usual "Carry On..." cast (Kenneth Connor, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, Hattie Jacques (playing Matron) and Joan Sims in her first "Carry On..." appearance) is present to carry on with their gags in a hospital. Most of those gags, of course, revolve around typical male behavior in the presence of pretty nurses. Nothing very original, but it is fun.

Check it out.


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