Carry on up the Khyber

United Kingdom, 1968

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Episode of Series “Carry on”.
It is 1895 and the British occupation of India is threatened by revolutionary uprisings. In order for the revolutionaries to attack the British troops they need to cross the notorious Khyber Pass. The history and politics of the British Raj, however, is simply a convenient background for the Carry On team to conduct their regular mix of hilarious slap-stick and tongue-in-cheek camp. Cast includes Sidney James, Kenneth Williams, Joan Sims and a large supporting cast of British comedians.

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Credits

director

Gerald Thomas

producer

Peter Rogers

production company

Peter Rogers Productions

Rank Film Productions

Duration

01:27:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1968

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Carry on

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

311662

Language

English

Audience classification

MA

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

Wikidata

Q448090

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