The first film was indeed carry on sergeant, a 1958 debunking of national service and carry on is itself a military term the order from a superior to an inferior to keep everything in order. Set during the french revolution when the aristocracy are loosing their heads to the guillotine two english gentlemen. This film is set during the french revolution in 1789, where public executions were carried out efficiently and, seemingly, for entertainment. Pages in category french revolution films the following 44 pages are in this category, out of 44 total.
This film might not have the words carry on in the title but it is part of the series in all but name. It is the time of the french revolution and citizen robespierre is beheading the. Which 1966 carry on film was set during the french revolution. It is set during the french revolution and is a parody of the scarlet pimpernel stories. While the film is ostensibly about the french revolution, it is also the directors lessthansubtle critique of the sovietbacked communist government that controlled poland at the time of the. A cunning english nobleman puts his talent for disguise to good use by rescuing aristocrats from execution during the french revolution. The bravados classic western, full movie, gregory peck, english free full western films. This was one of the best period carry on films, originally released in 1966. When word gets to england, two noblemen, sir rodney ffing and lord darcy take it. Class 9th history chapter 1 the french revolution part 1 please write the notes and learn them listen to the explanation carefully next video coming soon part. During the french revolution, the villainous citizen camembert a perpetually. The carry on team have an irreverent poke at the french revolution. The time of the french revolution, and citizen robespierre is beheading the french aristocracy.
Surprisingly, noone seems to have written a quiz about the hilarious carry on series of british films, so i thought its about time one was created. It features regular team members sid james, kenneth williams, jim dale, charles hawtrey and joan sims. The french revolution was a watershed event in modern european history that began in 1789 and ended in the late 1790s with the ascent of napoleon bonaparte. Dont lose your head is a 1967 british comedy film, the th in the series of 31 carry on films 19581992. Not all of the regular carry ons are present in this film, but those who are really do their. Basically, in order to stop all these rampant executions, two british noblemen, played by sid james and jim dale of course travel to france and use various ways to thwart them. The pastiche of serious big budget films allowed the carry ons to reach a new comic level and none was better than carry on cleo, shot with such speed on the discarded sets of foxs illfated. French revolution epic has a starry cast but the overwritten narrative and underwritten characters make it a bore leslie felperin fri 25 jan 2019 05. Watching capital in the twentyfirst century from the eye of a storm that will ripple across the next 80 years, that feels like the coldest of comforts. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.
The story of georges danton, a leader of the french revolution, who created the office of the revolutionary tribunal as a strong arm for the revolutionary government. There is no doubt about it, carry on dont lose your head is one of the funniest. Set in france and england in 1789 during the french revolution, it is a parody of baroness orczys the scarlet pimpernel. Sir rodney ffing and his friend lord darcy pue decide that something must be done.695 1392 766 745 256 691 931 919 1428 921 352 1177 551 878 203 665 303 813 1027 200 527 1483 1343 774 687 1112 942 12 775 1330 119