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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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Trivia

The last film in the series to feature "Carry On..." regular Terry Scott, this was also his last cinema film. See more »

Goofs

When Sid blows the storeroom door, the dynamite explodes before he turns the handle on the detonator. See more »

Quotes

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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Followed by Carry on England (1976) See more »

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8 April 2004 | by (england) – See all my reviews

Carry on Matron is one of the funniest carry on movies i have ever seen in my life. This movie was made in 1972, starring Sid James, Hattie Jacques, Terry Scott, Kenneth Williams, Barbara Windsor. Those actors/actresses are fantastic ones. Thye are very funny and i think they have chosen the perfect roles for the carry on movies they have starred in. Sadly though, now these days, there is only Barbara Windsor still alive that i have mentioned earlier. Sid James, Terry Scott, Hattie Jacques and Kenneth Willams sadly died years ago. Carry on Doctor, Carry on Again Doctor, and Carry on Nurse are another example that is simalar ot Carry on Matron. I give this movie 10 out of 10.


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