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Carry on Cowboy (1966)

 -  Comedy | Western  -  March 1966 (UK)
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Stodge City is in the grip of the Rumpo Kid and his gang. Mistaken identity again takes a hand as a "sanitary engineer" (plumber) by the name of Marshal P. Knutt is mistaken for a law marshal! Being the conscientious sort, Marshal tries to help the town get rid of Rumpo, and a showdown is inevitable. Marshal has two aids - revenge-seeking Annie Oakley and his sanitary expertise...

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Stodge City is in the grip of the Rumpo Kid and his gang. Mistaken identity again takes a hand as a "sanitary engineer" (plumber) by the name of Marshal P. Knutt is mistaken for a law marshal! Being the conscientious sort, Marshal tries to help the town get rid of Rumpo, and a showdown is inevitable. Marshal has two aids - revenge-seeking Annie Oakley and his sanitary expertise... Written by Simon N. McIntosh-Smith <Simon.N.Smith@cs.cf.ac.uk>

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Kenneth Williams based his vocal delivery on old-time comedy producer Hal Roach See more »

Goofs

Big Heap says "They've got three of my braves." However, four Indians have been seen to be shot and fall off their horses. See more »

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Big Heap: This is my squaw, Kitikata. I bought her for two buffalo skins.
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Follows Carry on Jack (1963) See more »

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Carry on Cowboy
Music by Eric Rogers
Lyrics by Alan Rogers
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A classic!
6 September 2003 | by (England) – See all my reviews

This is probably the best film in the Carry On series.

This would be far more critically well received if were not part of a series. The acting is unusually good, as are the sets and costumes.

It is hardly intellectually stimulating, but it isn't supposed to be.

I know I am not exactly comparing like with like, but 'Annie Hall', for example is a far cleverer film, yet it didn't make me laugh as much. Surely laughter is the main, possibly the only reason for watching a comedy.


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