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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 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 »

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Details

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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Trivia

Sidney James and Barbara Windsor were out of the British Isles at the time of filming. James was touring Australia in the play "The Mating Season" and Windsor was touring New Zealand with her variety showcase "Carry On Barbara!". There were rumours that they had been fired from the series because they were too old to be playing their typical roles. See more »

Goofs

Where Kenneth Williams says "Merely admiring the view," and Bernard Bresslaw is going into the caravan, the awning is nowhere to be seen, yet it is there the rest of the film. See more »

Quotes

Prof. Anna Vrooshka: It's ok we are squeezing in somehow.
Prof. Roland Crump: We will do nothing of the sort!
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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 #1.9 (1981) See more »

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A final jolly holiday with the team
28 April 2005 | by BritishFilms1See all my reviews

Carry On Behind is basically a reworking of Carry On Camping, except that the action takes place at a caravan park instead of a camping site. The plot revolves around a group of archaeologists who arrive at the site to dig for Roman remains but get mixed up in some weird situations with holiday makers.

A number of the Carry On stars are missing from this film but there are enough regulars to keep the action at a lively pace. The film belongs to Kenneth Williams and international guest star Elke Sommer as the archaeologists, with Sommer's fractured English providing most of the best one-liners.

The remaining regulars, including Kenneth Connor, Joan Sims and Bernard Bresslaw are restricted to supporting roles but never fail to give first class performances, including Connor as a randy major who owns the site, Sims as the mother-in-law from hell and Bresslaw as her long-suffering son-in-law.

All in all, a final jolly holiday with the team.


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