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Carry on Girls (1973)

Local councillor Sidney Fiddler persuades the Mayor to help improve the image of their rundown seaside town by holding a beauty contest. But formidable Councillor Prodworthy, head of the ... See full summary »

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Local councillor Sidney Fiddler persuades the Mayor to help improve the image of their rundown seaside town by holding a beauty contest. But formidable Councillor Prodworthy, head of the local women's liberation movement, has other ideas. It's open warfare as the women's lib attempt to sabotage the contest. Written by Simon N. McIntosh-Smith <Simon.N.Smith@cs.cf.ac.uk>

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When it comes to Beauty Queens - it's carry on and bust!

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9 November 1973 (UK)  »

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Antaa mennä tytöt  »

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Trivia

The role of the Police Inspector was offered to Bill Maynard who withdrew due to TV commitments. See more »

Goofs

When Hope Springs pushes Sidney backwards, she pushes him away from the donkey, but in the very next shot he hits the donkey which causes Miss Brakes to fall off. See more »

Quotes

Sid Fiddler: Connie, have you got a room for this young lady please?
Connie Philpotts: Well, of course, Sidney!
[Handing over the key]
Connie Philpotts: I think you'll find this an ideal one.
Sid Fiddler: Thank you, Connie. Hey, just a minute, that's for the broom cupboard.
Connie Philpotts: That's right: where we keep all the scrubbers!
Sid Fiddler: [to a furious Hope] All right, all right, keep your hair on!
[Hands her another key]
Sid Fiddler: Here, go and change in mine. I'll sort it out later.
Hope Springs: Ta. I heard that - does she fancy you or something?
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Follows Carry on Up the Jungle (1970) See more »

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Contains the best gag in *any* Carry On film...
12 June 2000 | by (Liverpool, England) – See all my reviews

Although this film is not the strongest in the series, it does contain the best gag (in my opinion) of any of the films - a devilish one liner from Councillor Fiddler concerning Fircombe's annual rainfall.

Bresslaw is inspired as the cross dressing Peter/Paula Potter in a time of much lower political sensitivity.

Harmless postcard humour - enjoy it!


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