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Carry on England (1976)

 -  Comedy | War  -  19 November 1976 (USA)
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Captain S. Melly takes over as the new Commanding Officer at an experimental mixed sex air defence base. It's 1940 and England is under heavy bombardment, but the crew seem more interested ... See full summary »

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Captain S. Melly takes over as the new Commanding Officer at an experimental mixed sex air defence base. It's 1940 and England is under heavy bombardment, but the crew seem more interested in each other than the enemy planes above. Captain Melly plans to put a stop to all this, and becomes the target of a campaign to abandon his separatist ideals... Written by Simon N. McIntosh-Smith <Simon.N.Smith@cs.cf.ac.uk>

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It's the biggest bang of the war

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19 November 1976 (USA)  »

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Antaa mennä Englanti  »

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Because of two shots of nudity this was first released in England as a "AA" certificate (Suitable for those aged 14 and older) uncut on 29th June, 1976, to keep up with the then "Confessions..." films. The "AA" certificate proved "difficult to accommodate at the Box Office" as this "AA" award, and its nudity, was out of character with previous Carry On films and thus resubmitted to the BBFC (British Board of Film Classification) in December 1976 with cuts. On 11th January, 1977 it was re-classified, and re-released, as an "A" certificate (Those aged 5 and older admitted, but parents advised that they may not wish children under 14 to watch the film). See more »

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When the toggle on the gun is pulled back that supposedly injures Captain S. Melly's fingers, it doesn't actually make contact with them. See more »

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Sgt. Len Able: Are you coming down my tunnel, or am I coming up yours?
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Follows Carry on Matron (1972) See more »

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The worst of the series

Rotten script Wrong actors. Patrick Mower was not suited to comedy and neither was judy gleeson.this should of had Trevor Bannister and wendy richard it would of been better.Kenneth Connor looks like he would rather be somewhere else only Windsor Davis comes out with any credit.


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