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That's Carry On! (1977)

That's Carry on is a 'best of the carry on's' movie with Kenneth Williams and Barbara Windsor introducing clips from all the Carry On movies (from Carry on Sergeant to Carry on Behind). The... See full summary »

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That's Carry on is a 'best of the carry on's' movie with Kenneth Williams and Barbara Windsor introducing clips from all the Carry On movies (from Carry on Sergeant to Carry on Behind). The two regulars converse at the Rank Film building to host the film, with their own running gags involving Barbara's "assets" and Kenneth's desperate need of a toilet!!! Written by Graeme Huggan <hia95gh@sheffield.ac.uk>

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Everyone who's anyone is in it .. right in it!!! The best gags from the Carry On series

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The film came about due to MGM's successful compilation That's Entertainment! (1974), so producer Peter Rogers decided to do a tribute to "Carry On...". See more »

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All the technical credits: production manager, art director, cameramen, editor, music, screenwirters and even producer and director are followed by a number corresponding to the number of Carry On films this person worked on. See more »

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29 December 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

THAT'S CARRY ON is a compilation film consisting of various and extensive clips from most of the CARRY ON flicks, linked together by returning actors Kenneth Williams and Barbara Windsor. The plot - if you can call it such - sees them sharing some time together in a projection booth while they reminisce over the old days and share plenty of saucy laughs.

There's a definite mercenary feel to this production, the impossible-to-ignore realisation that it was purely made just to wring a few more coins out of a by-then jaded movie-going public. The CARRY ON stable had long since been on the wane and the wraparound filler material is extremely feeble compared to the good old days.

I sometimes enjoy watching compilation movies, as they're good for both introducing worthwhile-but-unseen films to the viewer or for nostalgia purposes, sharing memorable moments like old friends. THAT'S CARRY ON doesn't really work in either respect, as at the end of it you just wish you'd watched one of the proper CARRY ONs instead...


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