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Carry On... Up the Khyber (1968)

Not Rated | | Adventure, Comedy | 12 December 1968 (USA)
Sir Sidney Ruff-Diamond looks after the British outpost near the Khybar pass. Protected by the kilted Third Foot and Mouth regiment, you would think they were safe. But the Khazi of Kalabar... See full summary »

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Sir Sidney Ruff-Diamond looks after the British outpost near the Khybar pass. Protected by the kilted Third Foot and Mouth regiment, you would think they were safe. But the Khazi of Kalabar has other ideas. He wants all the British dead! But his troops fear the "skirted-devils"; they are rumoured not to wear anything underneath. Then one is caught with his pants on... Written by Simon N. McIntosh-Smith <Simon.N.Smith@cs.cf.ac.uk>

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Gales of laughter as the wind blows up the Khyber and the kilts of the 'Carry On' army! [Australia theatrical] See more »

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Adventure | Comedy

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12 December 1968 (USA)  »

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Alles unter Kontrolle - Keiner blickt durch  »

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1.66 : 1
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Trivia

The wording on the sign at the gateway of the Khyber Pass read "Please Shut The Gate". See more »

Goofs

After Captain Keene asks if he can "have a bash", a man in a turban approaches Sidney. Sid's lips are moving and say, "Do you wish," but there is no sound. Then in the next shot we hear him say, "Do you wish to see me?" See more »

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[Sergeant-Major MacNutt has knocked Captain Keene to the floor with the spear lodged in his back]
Captain Keene: Sergeant-Major, report to the surgeon and get that thing taken out!
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OR The British Position In India See more »

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Edited into What a Carry On: Episode #1.2 (1983) See more »

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Light Cavalry Overture
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Written by Franz von Suppé
Heard during polo match
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Any time is Tiffin time
19 February 2000 | by See all my reviews

Probably the best of the Carry-Ons. Genuinely funny performances from all the actors and a classic script.

Watch Carry on up the Khyber and then watch Zulu. Two films about the British made in the 1960's both of them perfect in their own way.


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