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Carry on Again Doctor (1969)

 -  Comedy  -  10 May 1970 (USA)
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Dr Nookey is disgraced and sent to a remote island hospital. He is given a secret slimming potion by a member of staff, Gladstone Screwer, and he flies back to England to fame and fortune. ... See full summary »

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Doctor Frederick Carver
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Goldie Locks aka Maud Boggins
Hattie Jacques ...
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Peter Butterworth ...
Shuffling Patient
Elizabeth Knight ...
Nurse Willing
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Stout Woman
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Henry
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Mrs. Beasley
William Mervyn ...
Lord Paragon
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Dr Nookey is disgraced and sent to a remote island hospital. He is given a secret slimming potion by a member of staff, Gladstone Screwer, and he flies back to England to fame and fortune. But others want to cash in on his good fortunes, and some just want him brought down a peg or two. Written by Simon N. McIntosh-Smith <Simon.N.Smith@cs.cf.ac.uk>

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The "Carry On" team in a BRAND NEW laughter operation! [Australia] See more »

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Carry on Again Doctor or Where There's a Pill There's a Way or The Bowels Are Ringing or If You Say It's Your Thermometer I'll Have to Believe You, But It's a Funny Place to Put It.  »

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Jim Dale did all his own stunts during the filming. At one point, he was taken to hospital after his arm repeatedly banged against a delivery trolley, causing him to have an emergency operation. The next day, he was back at work doing a stunt where a hammock falls through a wooden floor. See more »

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Miss Fosdick searches in her filing cabinet, there are no files visible only the file holders. See more »

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Ellen Moore: ...they told me you were a wonderful surgeon.
Frederick Carver: Well I suppose I am a cut above the rest.
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Followed by Carry on Behind (1975) See more »

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My brief review of the film
25 June 2005 | by (Perth, Australia) – See all my reviews

Loaded with funny jokes, and featuring Kenneth Williams at his very finest, this is one of the strongest entries in the Carry On series. Sure, it is rather silly in a number of different ways, and the music and sound effects choices are quite poor, plus there is some fast motion used very ineffectively - but otherwise there is little not to like in it. The characters are simply great, the plot is rather interesting, and there are some good, though briefly shown, tropical locations. It is all rather well shot and definitely well written. Overall, it is surprising that this entry does not have a better reputation.


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