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Carry on Again Christmas (ITV 1970, Sid James, Terry Scott)



The second of the four Carry On Christmas specials, broadcast Christmas Eve 1970, this one loosely recounts the story of Treasure Island with Sid James as Long John Silver and Barbara Windsor, as Jim Hawkins. The writing never quite builds up any steam, and many of the jokes were recycled from previous films.

production details
UK | ITV – Thames | 1×50 minutes | 1970

Writers: Sid Colin, Dave Freeman
Director: Alan Tarrant

Sid James as Long John Sil
Terry Scott as Squire Treyhornay
Charles Hawtrey as Dr Livershake
Barbara Windsor as Jim Hawkins
Bernard Bresslaw as Rollicky Bill
Bob Todd as Ben Gunn, Ship Mate
Wendy Richard as Kate