Carry on abroad: or, what a package: or, it's all in: or, Swiss hols in the snow

United Kingdom, 1972

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Episode of Series “Carry on”.
The 23rd “Carry on” film finds a gang of prim and proper British tourists on a disastrous holiday. This is despite the reassuring name of the tour organisers and their location - Wundatours on a package tour of the Paradise island of Elsbels on the Costa Plonka. Their dreams of a luxury hotel quickly disintegrate when they discover the hotel is still being built, there’s faulty wiring, a leaky roof, all staff look suspiciously alike and there’s a disgruntled cook. Add to this the usual carry on shenanigans surrounding beds and showers and we are in for a holiday like no other. Cast includes Sidney James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, Joan Sims, Bernard Bresslaw, Barbara Windsor, Kenneth Connor and Hattie Jacques.

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Credits

director

Gerald Thomas

producer

Peter Rogers

production company

Rank Organisation Film Productions

Duration

01:25:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1972

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Carry on

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ACMI Identifier

311661

Language

English

Audience classification

PG

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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