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Hawtrey, Charles 1914-1988

Overview
Works: 31 works in 73 publications in 1 language and 335 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Humor  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Fiction  Television comedies 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Charles Hawtrey
Publications by Charles Hawtrey
Publications by Charles Hawtrey, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Charles Hawtrey
 
Most widely held works by Charles Hawtrey
Carry on teacher ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 52 libraries worldwide
A group of scheming pupils conspires to prevent a popular schoolmaster from leaving via various pranks (1st work.) Three new bumbling recruits are assigned to Inspector Mills and create their own style of slap-and-tickle law and order
Carry on up the Khyber by Gerald Thomas( visu )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
India 1895, and the British colonials rule. The natives are ready to revolt, prevented from acting only by fear of Britain's famous 'Devils in Skirts', the Scottish regiment protecting the Khyber pass. When Private Widdle endangers their image, the Khasi of Kalibar seizes the occasion to ignite a revolt. Somehow the Skirts' honour must be re-established, but how? Starring
Carry on teacher ; Carry on constable ( visu )
3 editions published between 1960 and 2002 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Carry on schoolteacher: A group of scheming pupils conspires to prevent a popular schoolmaster from leaving via various pranks
Carry on nurse ( visu )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
"The men's ward in a British hospital declares war on their nurses and the rest of the hospital. English slapstick as delicate as a bedpan. The first of the 'Carry on' series"--Container insert
Carry on Matron ( visu )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Sid, Cyril and Ernie are planning to steal a large quantity of contraceptive pills from a local hospital!! In order to find the plans to the hospital, Cyril is sent in to investigate, dressed in disguise - as a woman! Their plans are complicated when he is mistaken for a new student nurse and installed in the nurses' quarters with Susan. When he is expected to deliver tiplets, what can he do?
Carry on abroad ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
A package holiday abroad turns into an hilarious adventure in the hands of the Carry On crew. On the island of Elsbels, their stay at the Palace Hotel is disrupted by bad plumbing, a restaurant filled with mosquitoes and a dawn chorus of cement mixers. This is on top of the inter- and extra-marital complications and misunderstandings. Will all be well, or will all be hell?
Carry on camping ( visu )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Sid Boggle (James) and his mate Bernie Lugg (Bresslaw) hit on the idea of a nudist camping holiday to spice things up with their girlfriends. Unfortunately the campsite doesn't turn out to hold quite as much fun they were expecting - until headmaster Dr Soaper (Williams) and his matron Miss Haggard (Jacques) arrive with a coachload of nubile girls
Carry on Christmas ( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
The Carry on team are at it again - celebrating Christmas in their own inimitable way. Pure slapstick comedy and scripts full of trademark innuendo
Carry on don't lose your head ( visu )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
It is 1789 and France's revolution is taking many to the guillotine. Two daring British gentlemen carry out dangerous rescue missions, but this greatly displeases the leader of the Revolution. He instructs his Chief of Police, Citizen Camembert, that the head of the Royalists must on no account be rescued. When he is the French chase the culprits over the Channel, determined to discover their identity
Carry on loving ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Sidney Bliss and Sophie run the Wedded Bliss Agency. In fact they are not even married and the whole organization is an elaborate con. Into their business come various clients looking for spouses, and each is assigned a supposed match. The matches become more like mismatches and once the insults begin to fly, so do the fists
Carry on at your convenience ( visu )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Long before Monty Python learned to silly walk or Benny Hill looked up his first dress, the Carry On Gang was setting trend for bawdy British burlesque and fanciful foreign farce. For three decades, the Gang has been carrying on in the best tradition of ribald British comedy, leaving no taboo nor bed unturned. In one of their best, "Carry on at your convenience", the Gang literally goes to pot, as toiletware manufacturer Kenneth Williams tries to keep his head above water when a sudden workers' stoppage leaves him high and try
Carry on. double feature ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Carry on up the Khyber: Set in 1895 India; the Burpas are revolting. The 3rd Foot and Mouth guards the Khyber Pass, and the Khasi of Kalabar schemes rebellion. Sir Sidney Ruff-Diamond must deal with these various threats amidst ongoing farce and hijinks
Carry on doctor ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Doctor Tinkle presides over the wards at Borough County Hospital, where patients, doctors and nurses alike all harbour hidden passions for each other. His stern demeanour is disrupted by the arrival of Nurse Sandra May, a young woman from his past who raises the blood pressure of the entire male hospital population. His underhand plots with the matron to dismiss one of the more popular doctors inspire, of all things, a patients' revolt! The gags and laughter fly in this raucous comedy
A Canterbury tale by Michael Powell( visu )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
This compelling drama is now recognised as one of Powell and Pressburger's finest films. Their reworking of Chaucer's 14th century tale, largely set in wartime Kent, centres on American army sergeant John Sweet, British soldier Dennis Price and landgirl Sheila Sim who, before making a modern-day pilgrimage to Canterbury, solve the bizarre mystery of a man who pours glue over the hair of village girls at night
Carry on screaming ( visu )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Mad Dr. Watt is stealing virgins and turning them into store mannequins
The goose steps out ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
William Potts is a hapless, clumsy schoolteacher who happens to be an identical body double for a notorious German Nazi general. When the army are made aware of this uncanny resemblance to the German, whom they are currently holding prisoner, they decide to drop the reluctant Mr Potts behind enemy lines
Carry on spying ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
All the eerie paraphernalia of the cloak and dagger business is exposed with amazing confusion as the famous 'Carry on' gang muddle their way across Europe in search of the very secret formula 'X'. The British Operational Security Headquarters (known as B.O.S.H.) delegates four trainee spies for their first mission to retrieve the formula. The formula brings the four B.O.S.H. agents into contact with a rare assortment of agents employed by subversive organisations
Carry on up the jungle ( visu )
2 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The Carry On team go ape crazy in darkest Africa. Primitive passions are unleashed when a bird fancying expedition lands upon a forgotten tribe of gorgeous females who are desperate to find mates and thus save themselves from extinction
Carry on cabby ( visu )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A taxi fleet owner must deal with a rival business of beautiful women cabbies
Carry on. double feature ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Carry on dick: English comedy set in 1750 about efforts to combat run-away crime
 
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