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Carry on Matron (1972)

 -  Comedy | Crime  -  May 1972 (UK)
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A gang of thieves plan to make their fortune by stealing a shipment of contraceptive pills from Finisham maternity hospital. They assume disguises and infiltrate the hospital, but ... See full summary »

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A gang of thieves plan to make their fortune by stealing a shipment of contraceptive pills from Finisham maternity hospital. They assume disguises and infiltrate the hospital, but everything doesn't go according to plan. The hypochondriac consultant Sir Bernard Cutting, Matron and the doctors and nurses at Finisham have a habit of getting in the way. Written by Simon N. McIntosh-Smith <Simon.N.Smith@cs.cf.ac.uk>

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Along with the following film Carry on Abroad (1972), this entry in the series featured the greatest number of "Carry On..." regulars: a total of eleven. They were: Joan Sims, Kenneth Williams, Barbara Windsor, Terry Scott, Kenneth Connor, Hattie Jacques, Bernard Bresslaw, Patsy Rowlands, Sidney James, Jack Douglas and Charles Hawtrey. The only regular stars missing are Jim Dale and Peter Butterworth. See more »

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When Sir Bernard pulls Miss Banks' dress off he throws it behind her. She then runs into her office with it held in her hands. See more »

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Matron: I'm a simple woman with simple tastes, and I want to be wooed!
Sir Bernard Cutting: Ooh, you can be as 'wude' as you like with me!
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Alternative Titles: "Womb at the Top" and "The Preggers Opera" See more »

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Follows Carry on Nurse (1959) See more »

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carry on laughing
15 October 1998 | by (Scotland (at the moment)) – See all my reviews

I love all these "terrible old fashion" Carry On movies, since I can remember. And "Carry On Matron" is absolutely great. I have to laugh all the time. Kenneth Williams is sooo funny in this movie, and with Hattie Jaques they are the funniest

couple in the film history. he is very thin and she is so big.

Carry on - Laughing !!!


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