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Carry On Jack (1963)

Not Rated | | Adventure, Comedy, Romance | 5 November 1963 (UK)
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... See full summary »

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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>

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That crazy 'Carry On' team . . . on a tidal wave of hilarity ! [Australia] See more »


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Carry on Venus  »

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Anton Rodgers: As Hardy. See more »

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When the Spanish ship is sighted, the lookout says it is over the starboard (right) bow and the 1st Lieutenant takes his telescope and looks towards the port (left) bow. See more »

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Albert Poop-Decker: If you've got a heart of oak, it's got a worm in it.
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Follows Carry on Teacher (1959) See more »

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No, *I* am Ensign Albert Poopdecker, RN.......
28 June 1999 | by See all my reviews

As a fan of the entire Carry On .... series, I was always disposed to like this movie. True, it had few regulars, but the script allowed the cast to shine. Kenneth Williams gives his usual over-the-top performance as the anything-but-fearless Captain Fearless, Juliet Mills gives the most amusingly unconvincing impersonation of a man since Some Like It Hot, and Bernard Cribbins is great as the good-hearted, but woefully naive Albert Poopdecker. Charlie Hawtrey plays his usual character as well as ever, and all in all the plot once more becomes just the backdrop for all the gags, double entendre, and slapstick we all expect and love from the movies we know so well.


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