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Carry on Spying


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Starring Kenneth Williams, Barbara Windsor, Bernard Cribbins, Charles Hawtrey, Eric Barker, Dilys Laye

As a special Bank Holiday diversion the 'Carry On' team - joined for the first time by the bubbling Barbara Windsor - appear, disappear and re-appear in the ultimate in spy spoofs!
(Kenneth Williams's Choice: page 5; This Week's Films: page 9)


Screenplay: Talbot Rothwell
Screenplay: Sid Colin
Producer: Peter Rogers
Director: Gerald Thomas
Desmond Simkins: Kenneth Williams
Daphne Honeybutt: Barbara Windsor
Harold Crump: Bernard Cribbins
Charlie Bind: Charles Hawtrey
The Chief: Eric Barker
Lila: Dilys Laye
Carstairs: Jim Dale
Cobley: Richard Wattis
The Fat Man: Eric Pohlmann
Milchmann: Victor Maddern
Dr Crow: Judith Furse
Headwaiter: John Bluthal
Professor Stark: Frank Forsyth

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