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.
Simon N. McIntosh-Smith <Simon.N.Smith@cs.cf.ac.uk>
When it comes to Beauty Queens - it's carry on and bust!
Did You Know?
was dubbed throughout the entire film by June Whitfield
. Although the lip-syncing/ADR, and vocal styling choice of the two character voices June Whitfield uses, along with the sound recording acoustics, makes it hard to tell she's doing two voices, even in the same shot. See more
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
Is that you, Rosemary?
[In reference to the morning newspaper with a picture of Mayor Bumble on the front with his trousers down
Have you seen this?
Yes - bloody disgrace! Still, what can you expect from a man?
As with many of the Carry On films the cinema version was cut by the BBFC to receive an 'A' (PG) certificate. Some dialogue was replaced, including 'knee trembler' (which was changed to 'snogging') and the fight between Hope and Dawn was reduced to remove shots of Hope attempting to pull Dawn's underwear off. The latter scene was fully restored in later video/DVD releases. See more
Follows Carry On Again Doctor