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Carry on Behind (1975)

Not Rated | | Comedy | 2 April 1976 (USA)
Professors Vooshka and Crump decide to visit an archaeological site to study the artifacts there. Lo and behold, it's right next to a caravan site where all manner of people are staying. ... See full summary »

Director:

Gerald Thomas

Writer:

Dave Freeman (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Elke Sommer ... Professor Anna Vooshka
Kenneth Williams ... Professor Roland Crump
Bernard Bresslaw ... Arthur Upmore
Kenneth Connor ... Major Leep
Jack Douglas Jack Douglas ... Ernie Bragg
Joan Sims ... Daphne Barnes
Windsor Davies ... Fred Ramsden
Peter Butterworth ... Henry Barnes
Liz Fraser ... Sylvia Ramsden
Patsy Rowlands ... Linda Upmore
Ian Lavender ... Joe Baxter
Adrienne Posta ... Norma Baxter
Patricia Franklin Patricia Franklin ... Vera Bragg
Donald Hewlett ... The Dean
Carol Hawkins Carol Hawkins ... Sandra
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Storyline

Professors Vooshka and Crump decide to visit an archaeological site to study the artifacts there. Lo and behold, it's right next to a caravan site where all manner of people are staying. With a randy Major owning the site, a snobbish mother, and the two professors' constant innuendos, the film ends with a sinking caravan site and a striptease performance as a replacement for the cabaret night. Written by Graeme Huggan <hia95gh@sheffield.ac.uk>

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Carry On Behind - with the '76 touch - the Carry On team ... looking a site for sore thighs

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Comedy

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Trivia

Twenty-seventh "Carry On" movie in the British comedy film franchise series. See more »

Goofs

When Vera Bragg says, "You remember to take care of your rods," her lips do not move. However, in a re-edited version of the film, she is not "in shot" when this line is heard. See more »

Quotes

Prof. Anna Vrooshka: I have been examining Hadrian's Walls.
Prof. Roland Crump: He only had one.
Prof. Anna Vrooshka: One what?
Prof. Roland Crump: He had one, one wall.
Prof. Anna Vrooshka: Terribly sorry, my English not yet perfected.
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Crazy Credits

Opening credits: All Characters and Events in this film are fictitious. Any similarity to actual Events or Persons, Living or Dead, is purely coincidental. See more »

Alternate Versions

As with many Carry On films the BBFC required cuts for an 'A' (PG certificate). One of these was to shots of topless nudity during the film wrongly shown by Professor Crump in the opening lecture scene. The producers successfully appealed to censor Stephen Murphy and the cuts were rescinded, though a cut was made to brief shots of Linda Upmore's jiggling breasts when Crump notices her through a caravan window. Later releases feature the same print. See more »

Connections

Edited into Carry on Laughing: Episode #1.1 (1981) See more »

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Why on earth did I enjoy this?
7 September 2013 | by Karl SelfSee all my reviews

This is my first "Carry On"-film and I really and unexpectedly enjoyed this. I mostly started watching this for completism, to have at least seen one movie from the famous franchise. And then I really enjoyed it and watched it to the end. Why? The plot is crap, basically it's a bunch of diverse characters getting together on an English campground in march, which looks about as jolly as an toxic waste site in winter, and then getting up to some horribly contrived antics.

Still, like wine, old jokes can still be good. What makes this movie so enjoyable are the many excellent actors with their impeccable delivery. And the movie always stays slightly naughty and mischievous without ever becoming sleazy.


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Official Sites:

Carry On Line

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 April 1976 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ist ja irre - Der total verrückte Mumienschreck See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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