" ...exhaustively researched, incredibly detailed, written by someone with an immense passion for their subject and utterly indispensable. I hesitate to use the words “Ultimate Guide” but I don’t think I’ll ever watch another Carry On without this book next to me! "
(P Greaves, Goldfish & Paracetamol)
The Carry On films have delighted audiences around the world for over 50 years. Saucy yet subtle, crude but never lewd, the Carry Ons really are the very best of British.
From gentle romantic comedies, through innuendo, double- (and single-) entendre to an all-too-brief dalliance with alternative comedy in the 1990s, the Carry Ons and the people who made them have become cultural icons and household names.
But how well do you really know our most beloved comedy institution?
Carry On Confidential is the thinking fan's guide to the Carry Ons, taking a fresh look at these classic British comedies. A unique spotter's guide with something new for even the most seasoned devotees, Carry On Confidential is packed with trivia, bloopers and gaffes, spin-offs and collectibles and a comprehensive guide to the locations used in every film.
You'll fall in love with the Carry Ons all over again.