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Carry On Jack (1963)

This is the tale of Albert Poop-Decker, a newly commissioned Midshipman (although he took 8 1/2 years to qualify). He joins the frigate Venus, and adventures through Spanish waters, mutinee... See full summary »

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Gerald Thomas

Writer:

Talbot Rothwell (original screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kenneth Williams ... Captain Fearless
Bernard Cribbins ... Midshipman Albert Poop-Decker
Juliet Mills ... Sally
Charles Hawtrey ... Walter Sweetly
Donald Houston ... First Officer Jonathan Howett
Percy Herbert ... Mr. Angel, the Bos'un
Jim Dale ... Young Carrier
Patrick Cargill ... Don Luis, the Spanish Governor
Cecil Parker ... First Sealord
Ed Devereaux ... Hook, Pirate
Peter Gilmore ... Patch, Pirate Captain, aka Roger
George Woodbridge ... Ned
Ian Wilson ... Ancient Carrier
Jimmy Thompson Jimmy Thompson ... Adm. Horatio Nelson
Anton Rodgers ... Hardy
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This is the tale of Albert Poop-Decker, a newly commissioned Midshipman (although he took 8 1/2 years to qualify). He joins the frigate Venus, and adventures through Spanish waters, mutinee and Pirates taking his Captain, his sweet-heart and his best-friend with him! With mistaken identities and shipwrecks awash, it's a surprise any of them live to tell the tale! Written by Simon N. McIntosh-Smith <Simon.N.Smith@cs.cf.ac.uk>

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It's fun with a salty flavour . . . as the Carry on Gang find laughter in the binnacle and a female stowaway in the barnacles See more »


Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Details

Official Sites:

Carry On Line

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 November 1963 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Carry on Venus See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Peter Rogers Productions See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor) (uncredited)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Trivia

Second picture in the "Carry On' comedy movie series to be filmed in color. See more »

Goofs

When the Spanish ship is sighted, the lookout says it is over the starboard (right) bow and the 1st Lieutenant takes his telescope and looks towards the port (left) bow. See more »

Quotes

Albert Poop-Decker: If you've got a heart of oak, it's got a worm in it.
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Connections

Followed by Follow That Camel (1967) See more »

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A Good-un - even with few regulars
6 November 1998 | by FUXSee all my reviews

Despite only having TWO (albeit the best two) regulars (Williams and Hawtrey) (Dale could not be considerd a regular at this point), this remains one of my favourites. Only Kenneth Williams could pull of the "Throw the book at him" joke. Likewise only the Carry On team could have a cow in tow on a ship without it being TOTALLY stupid. Despite lacking Sid James (possibly as the pirate?) this is very good!


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