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Carry on Regardless (1961)

The Helping Hands agency employs some very strange people to perform some very strange jobs! Even the simplest of tasks get bungled by the incompetent but lovable staff, as they get given ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Bert Handy
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Sam Twist
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Gabriel Dimple
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Lily Duveen
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Francis Courtenay
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Mike Weston
Liz Fraser ...
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Montgomery Infield-Hopping
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Hospital Sister
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Miss Cooling
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Strip Club Manager
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Trudy Trelawney
Terence Alexander ...
Trevor Trelawney
Stanley Unwin ...
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Hospital Matron
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The Helping Hands agency employs some very strange people to perform some very strange jobs! Even the simplest of tasks get bungled by the incompetent but lovable staff, as they get given jobs ranging from taking animals for walks (no ordinary animals you understand) to demonstrating new products at a large and prestigious exhibition... Written by Simon N. McIntosh-Smith <Simon.N.Smith@cs.cf.ac.uk>

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Laugh On . . . Regardless - with Carry on Regardless [Australia] See more »

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7 April 1961 (UK)  »

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Trivia

According to the book Carry on Actors by A Ross, comments by Fraser Kerr reveal he was first offered another role. See more »

Quotes

[Dimple has mistakenly arrived at a strip club instead of an aviary]
Strip Club Manager: What do you want?
Gabriel Dimple: Your birds, and I can't wait. Tell me, what sort are they?
Strip Club Manager: What sort you like?
Gabriel Dimple: Blue tits.
Strip Club Manager: Eh?
Gabriel Dimple: Have you got any?
Strip Club Manager: No. No, this place is centrally heated.
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Followed by Carry on Up the Jungle (1970) See more »

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Carry On Regardless - another classic
22 March 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

The film centred around The Helping Hands business is full of laughs.Favourite sketch is Sam Twist (Kenneth Connor) in the club as steward and is told not to make a sound.You can't help but laugh as he gradually loses the plot when he sees an old man's fly undone on his trousers,an old man falling asleep reading a book and an old man sleeping as his wig slips down over his face.Top notch.A film (like all Carry On films)that I never get sick of watching with all the early Carry On regulars present.Typlical Carry On gags and double-entendre with the campness of Charles Hawtrey and Kenneth Williams always guaranteed to make me laugh.


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