This is the tale of Albert Poop-Decker, a newly commissioned Midshipman (although he took 8 1/2 years to qualify). He joins the frigate Venus, and adventures through Spanish waters, mutinee and Pirates taking his Captain, his sweet-heart and his best-friend with him! With mistaken identities and shipwrecks awash, it's a surprise any of them live to tell the tale! Written by
Simon N. McIntosh-Smith <Simon.N.Smith@cs.cf.ac.uk>
You'll go overboard for -
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Did You Know?
The original "Up the Armada" title didn't find favor with the British Board of Film Censors. They declined to allow the title despite that there had actually been an earlier British comedy called Further Up the Creek
(1958). See more
When the Spaniard ship is sighted, the lookout says it is over the starboard (right) bow and the 1st Lieutenant takes his telescope and looks towards to port (left) bow. See more
If you've got a heart of oak, it's got a worm in it.
Followed by Carry on Abroad