British Comedy Guide

Peter Rogers Productions

Pinewood Studios-based production company behind many hit British comedy films of the 1960s and 70s, including the Carry On series.

Following Rogers's death, the company, its rights and properties have passed into the ownership of the Film & TV Charity in order to support its work.

Full production history

Personnel


Notable archive productions

Medium Production Broadcaster Genre Summary
Film Bless This House. Image shows from L to R: Sally Abbot (Sally Geeson), Sid Abbot (Sid James), Jean Abbot (Diana Coupland), Mike Abbot (Robin Askwith). Bless This House Film Popular sitcom spin-off film starring Sid James, Terry Scott, Diana Coupland and June Whitfield.
Film Carry On Abroad. Image shows from L to R: Stuart Farquhar (Kenneth Williams), Sadie Tomkins (Barbara Windsor), Vic Flange (Sid James), Cora Flange (Joan Sims), Stanley Blunt (Kenneth Connor). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On Abroad Film The Carry On regulars embark on a package holiday to a Spanish resort. The revellers find that the Palace Hotel hardly lives up to its name.
Film Carry On Again Doctor. Image shows from L to R: Dr James Nookey (Jim Dale), Maud 'Goldie Locks' Boggins (Barbara Windsor). Carry On Again Doctor Film A doctor stumbles upon a shaman's weight-reducing potion and, realising the potential, returns to England with the aim of making a fortune.
Film Carry On At Your Convenience. Image shows from L to R: Vic Spanner (Kenneth Cope), Willie (Geoffrey Hughes), Sid Plummer (Sid James). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On At Your Convenience Film Sid James plays Sid Plummer, a works foreman struggling to bridge the gap between an unreasonable, strike-happy shop steward and a naive manager's son.
Film Carry On Behind. Image shows from L to R: Professor Anna Vooshka (Elke Sommer), Professor Roland Crump (Kenneth Williams). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On Behind Film Saucy British comedy with the Carry On crew, set on a caravan campsite where a Roman settlement has been discovered.
Film Carry On Cabby. Image shows from L to R: Jeremy (Jim Dale), Charlie Hawkins (Sid James). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions / Studio Canal. Carry On Cabby Film Sid James stars as the proprietor of a successful cab firm. Suddenly a new taxi company arrive in town, and they have a secret weapon.
Film Carry On Camping. Image shows from L to R: Sid Boggle (Sid James), Bernie Lugg (Bernard Bresslaw). Copyright: ITV Studios. Carry On Camping Film Sid James and Bernard Bresslaw are a pair of likely lads who trick their prudish girlfriends into accompanying them to a nudist colony.
Film Carry On Cleo. Cleopatra (Amanda Barrie). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On Cleo Film The Carry On team take on ancient history and the big-budget film Cleopatra. Caesar's plan goes awry when Antony is captivated by Cleopatra.
Film Carry On Columbus. Image shows from L to R: Don Juan Diego (Julian Clary), Unknown, Christopher Columbus (Jim Dale). Carry On Columbus Film Revival of the classic comedy series, set aboard the ship of Christopher Columbus as he attempts to find an alternative route to the Far East.
Film Carry On Cowboy. Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On Cowboy Film Saddle up for a fistful of double entendres in this western spoof from the Carry On team. Stodge City is terrorised by the villainous Johnny Finger.
Film Carry On Cruising. Image shows from L to R: Captain Wellington Crowther (Sid James), Dr Arthur Binn (Kenneth Connor), First Officer Leonard Marjoribanks (Kenneth Williams), Unknown. Carry On Cruising Film Comedy with the Carry On crew, in which a sea captain discovers that his regular shipmates have defected and so must he hire an inexperienced crew.
Film Carry On Dick. Richard 'Big Dick' Turpin / Reverend Flasher (Sid James). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On Dick Film Sid James and Barbara Windsor go out in style in their last Carry On film, based on the legend of Dick Turpin.
Film Carry On Doctor. Image shows from L to R: Matron (Hattie Jacques), Francis Bigger (Frankie Howerd), Dr. Tinkle (Kenneth Williams). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On Doctor Film Frankie Howerd joins the Carry On regulars in a hospital-based adventure. With Sid James, Jim Dale and Kenneth Williams.
Film Carry On England. Cpt. S. Melly (Kenneth Connor). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On England Film Captain S Melly is put in charge of a troublesome mixed-sex anti-aircraft battery during World War II, tasked with getting the troops into shape.
Film Carry On Girls. Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions / ITV Studios. Carry On Girls Film The once-bustling seaside resort of Fircombe organises a beauty contest to try to increase visitors and revenue for the town.
Film Carry On Henry. Henry VIII (Sid James). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On Henry Film Historical hamming from the Carry On regulars. Henry VIII is up in arms about the garlic breath of his wife, Marie de Normandy.
Film Carry On Jack. Image shows from L to R: Sally (Juliet Mills), Midshipman Albert Poop-Decker (Bernard Cribbins). Carry On Jack Film Costume comedy with the Carry On team. A young serving wench in search of her captive boyfriend disguises herself on board the good ship Venus.
Film Carry On Loving. Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions / Rank Organisation. Carry On Loving Film Chaos ensues when the Carry On gang run a marriage bureau. The proprietors, Sid Bliss and Sophie Plummer, seem to only match the most unlikely couples.
Film Carry On Matron. Image shows from L to R: Cyril Carter (Kenneth Cope), Matron (Hattie Jacques). Carry On Matron Film Medical-based comedy from the Carry On team. A gang plan to raid a maternity hospital to steal a gigantic stock of birth control pills.
Film Carry On Nurse. Image shows from L to R: Matron (Hattie Jacques), Sister (Joan Hickson). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On Nurse Film Much to the nurses' frustration, the patients at Haven Hospital have no intention of lying quietly whilst awaiting surgery or recovery.
Film Carry On Regardless. Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On Regardless Film Wild adventures and misadventures of co-partners in an unconventional employment agency.
Film Carry On Screaming!. Image shows from L to R: Oddbod (Tom Clegg), Valeria Watt (Fenella Fielding), Dr Orlando Watt (Kenneth Williams), Unknown. Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On Screaming! Film Horror spoof from the Carry On team. Two bumbling Victorian detectives must investigate the disappearance of several young women.
Film Carry On Sergeant. Image shows from L to R: Charlie Sage (Bob Monkhouse), Sergeant Grimshawe (William Hartnell). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On Sergeant Film The first Carry On film. Sergeant Grimshawe is desperate to win the award for best troop before he retires.
Film Carry On Spying. Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions / Studio Canal. Carry On Spying Film Four trainee spies are put on the trail of the subversive organisation STENCH as they try to track down the secret Formula X.
Film Carry On Teacher. Image shows from L to R: Mr. William Wakefield (Ted Ray), Mr. Gregory Adams (Kenneth Connor). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On Teacher Film A group of school children try to stop their mild-mannered headmaster leaving.
Film Carry On, Constable. Image shows from L to R: Sgt. Frank Wilkins (Sid James), Desk Sgt. Laura Moon (Hattie Jacques). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On, Constable Film Classic comedy with Sid James making his debut. A group of novices are drafted in to cover at a police station that's been hit by flu.
Film Carry On... Up The Khyber. Image shows from L to R: Pte. James Widdle (Charles Hawtrey), Sgt. Major Macnutt (Terry Scott), Capt. Keene (Roy Castle), Sir Sidney Ruff-Diamond (Sid James), Major Shorthouse (Julian Holloway). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Carry On... Up The Khyber Film Sir Sidney Ruff-Diamond is in charge of the motley kilted crew of the Third Foot and Mouth regiment at a British outpost in the Khyber Pass.
Film Don't Lose Your Head. Image shows from L to R: Sir Rodney Ffing (Sid James), Lord Darcy De Pue (Jim Dale). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Don't Lose Your Head Film In Paris, 1789, two dashing English noblemen rescue their French counterparts from Madame Guillotine and the republican revolutionaries.
Film Follow That Camel. Image shows from L to R: Corktip (Anita Harris), Simpson (Peter Butterworth), Bertram 'Bo' Oliphant West (Jim Dale), Sergeant Ernie Nocker (Phil Silvers). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Follow That Camel Film Comedy from the Carry On team about a young English aristocrat who joins the Foreign Legion. Phil Silvers guest stars.
Film Please Turn Over. Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. Please Turn Over Film The orderly suburban life of a quiet town is turned on its head when the daughter of one resident writes a steamy novel featuring characters obviously based on the local population..
Film That's Carry On!. Image shows from L to R: Kenneth Williams, Barbara Windsor. That's Carry On! Film Carry On compilation film presented by Barbara Windsor and Kenneth Williams.
Film Twice Round The Daffodils Film
Film Carry On Up The Jungle. Image shows from L to R: Claude Chumley (Kenneth Connor), Lady Evelyn Bagley (Joan Sims), June (Jacki Piper), Prof. Inigo Tinkle (Frankie Howerd). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions / Rank Organisation. Carry On Up The Jungle Film The Carry On gang are joined by Frankie Howerd as they set off on an exotic jungle expedition. They encounter an all-female tribe and a sex-crazed gorilla.
Film Nurse On Wheels poster. Nurse On Wheels Film Comedy about a rural village's new district nurse and her romantic entanglements.
Film The Iron Maiden. Image shows from L to R: Jack Hopkins (Michael Craig), Paul Fisher (Alan Hale). Copyright: Peter Rogers Productions. The Iron Maiden Film An aircraft designer's love of traction engines gets in the way of his job when an American airline owner visits England on a buying mission.

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Comedy title launches

Year Medium Genre Production
1992 Film Film Carry On Columbus
1984 TV Comedy What A Carry On
1977 Film Film That's Carry On!
1976 Film Film Carry On England
1975 Film Film Carry On Behind
1974 Film Film Carry On Dick
1973 Film Film Carry On Girls
1972 Film Film Bless This House
1972 Film Film Carry On Abroad
1972 Film Film Carry On Matron
1971 Film Film Carry On At Your Convenience
1971 Film Film Carry On Henry
1970 Film Film Carry On Loving
1970 Film Film Carry On Up The Jungle
1969 Film Film Carry On Again Doctor
1969 Film Film Carry On Camping
1968 Film Film Carry On Doctor
1968 Film Film Carry On... Up The Khyber
1967 Film Film Follow That Camel
1966 Film Film Carry On Screaming!
1966 Film Film Don't Lose Your Head
1965 Film Film Carry On Cowboy
1964 Film Film Carry On Cleo
1964 Film Film Carry On Spying
1963 Film Film Carry On Cabby
1963 Film Film Carry On Jack
1963 Film Film Nurse On Wheels
1962 Film Film Carry On Cruising
1962 Film Film The Iron Maiden
1962 Film Film Twice Round The Daffodils
1961 Film Film Carry On Regardless
1960 Film Film Carry On, Constable
1959 Film Film Carry On Nurse
1959 Film Film Carry On Teacher
1959 Film Film Please Turn Over
1958 Film Film Carry On Sergeant
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