Barbara Windsor

Dame Barbara Windsor, DBE (born Barbara Ann Deeks; 6 August 1937 - 10 December 2020) was an English actress, known for her appearances in the Carry On films and for playing Peggy Mitchell in the BBC One soap opera EastEnders. Windsor began her career on stage in 1950 and made her film debut in The Belles of St Trinian's in 1954 at the age of 13.

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Carry On Camping (1969)

Sid and Bernie keep having their amorous intentions snubbed by their girlfriends Joan and Anthea, so when they decide to take them on a holiday to Paradise Camp, they think they're off to a nudist colony - but they couldn't be more wrong, and meet up with the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Sid James  •  Charles Hawtrey  •  Joan Sims  •  Kenneth Williams

Sid and Bernie keep having their amorous intentions snubbed by their girlfriends Joan and Anthea, so when they decide to take them on a holiday to Paradise Camp, they think they're off to a nudist colony - but they couldn't be more wrong, and meet up with the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Sid James  •  Charles Hawtrey  •  Joan Sims  •  Kenneth Williams

Carry On Henry (1971)

Henry VIII has just married Marie of Normandy, and is eager to consummate their marriage. Unfortunately for Henry, she is always eating garlic, and refuses to stop. Deciding to get rid of her in his usual manner, Henry has to find some way of doing it without ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Sid James  •  Kenneth Williams  •  Charles Hawtrey  •  Joan Sims

Henry VIII has just married Marie of Normandy, and is eager to consummate their marriage. Unfortunately for Henry, she is always eating garlic, and refuses to stop. Deciding to get rid of her in his usual manner, Henry has to find some way of doing it without ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Sid James  •  Kenneth Williams  •  Charles Hawtrey  •  Joan Sims

Carry On Spying (1964)

Carry On favourite Barbara Windsor makes her debut in this outrageous send-up of the James Bond movies. Fearless agent Desmond Simpkins and Charlie Bind, aided and abetted by the comely Agent Honeybutt and Agent Crump, battle against the evil powers of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Kenneth Williams  •  Barbara Windsor  •  Bernard Cribbins  •  Charles Hawtrey

Carry On favourite Barbara Windsor makes her debut in this outrageous send-up of the James Bond movies. Fearless agent Desmond Simpkins and Charlie Bind, aided and abetted by the comely Agent Honeybutt and Agent Crump, battle against the evil powers of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Kenneth Williams  •  Barbara Windsor  •  Bernard Cribbins  •  Charles Hawtrey

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968)

ClassicMusical

A hapless inventor finally finds success with a flying car, which a dictator from a foreign government sets out to take for himself.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Hughes
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Sally Ann Howes  •  Lionel Jeffries  •  Gert Fröbe

A hapless inventor finally finds success with a flying car, which a dictator from a foreign government sets out to take for himself.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Hughes
CAST:  Dick Van Dyke  •  Sally Ann Howes  •  Lionel Jeffries  •  Gert Fröbe

It Couldn't Happen Here (1988)

Pet Shop Boys Chris Lowe and Neil Tennant embark upon a journey across England - but which England? Is it the half-remembered England of their childhoods, or the brutal reality of Mrs Thatcher's late-eighties England? Along the way they come across many familiar ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Bond
CAST:  Barbara Windsor  •  Joss Ackland  •  Neil Dickson  •  Neil Tennant

Pet Shop Boys Chris Lowe and Neil Tennant embark upon a journey across England - but which England? Is it the half-remembered England of their childhoods, or the brutal reality of Mrs Thatcher's late-eighties England? Along the way they come across many familiar ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jack Bond
CAST:  Barbara Windsor  •  Joss Ackland  •  Neil Dickson  •  Neil Tennant

The Belles of St. Trinian's (1954)

The unruly schoolgirls of St Trinian's are more interested in men and mischief than homework and hockey. But greater trouble than ever beckons when the arrival at the school of Princess Fatima of Makyad coincides with the return of recently expelled Arabella ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Launder
CAST:  Alastair Sim  •  George Cole  •  Joyce Grenfell  •  Hermione Baddeley

The unruly schoolgirls of St Trinian's are more interested in men and mischief than homework and hockey. But greater trouble than ever beckons when the arrival at the school of Princess Fatima of Makyad coincides with the return of recently expelled Arabella ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Launder
CAST:  Alastair Sim  •  George Cole  •  Joyce Grenfell  •  Hermione Baddeley

Carry On Abroad (1972)

A group of holidaymakers head for the Spanish resort of Elsbels for a 4-day visit. When they get there, they find the Hotel still hasn't been finished being built, and the weather is awful. And there is something strange about the staff—they all look very similar. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Sid James  •  Kenneth Williams  •  Charles Hawtrey  •  Joan Sims

A group of holidaymakers head for the Spanish resort of Elsbels for a 4-day visit. When they get there, they find the Hotel still hasn't been finished being built, and the weather is awful. And there is something strange about the staff—they all look very similar. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Sid James  •  Kenneth Williams  •  Charles Hawtrey  •  Joan Sims

A Study in Terror (1965)

When Watson reads from the newspaper there have been two similar murders near Whitechapel in a few days, Sherlock Holmes' sharp deductive is immediately stimulated to start its merciless method of elimination after observation of every apparently meaningless detail ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Hill
CAST:  John Neville  •  Barbara Windsor  •  Donald Houston  •  Judi Dench

When Watson reads from the newspaper there have been two similar murders near Whitechapel in a few days, Sherlock Holmes' sharp deductive is immediately stimulated to start its merciless method of elimination after observation of every apparently meaningless detail ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Hill
CAST:  John Neville  •  Barbara Windsor  •  Donald Houston  •  Judi Dench

Carry On Girls (1973)

Local councillor Sidney Fiddler persuades the Mayor to help improve the image of their rundown seaside town by holding a beauty contest. But formidable Councillor Prodworthy, head of the local women's liberation movement, has other ideas. It's open warfare as the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Sid James  •  Barbara Windsor  •  Joan Sims  •  Kenneth Connor

Local councillor Sidney Fiddler persuades the Mayor to help improve the image of their rundown seaside town by holding a beauty contest. But formidable Councillor Prodworthy, head of the local women's liberation movement, has other ideas. It's open warfare as the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Sid James  •  Barbara Windsor  •  Joan Sims  •  Kenneth Connor

Carry On Doctor (1967)

Francis Bigger, a notorious charlatan who tours the country lecturing on the subject of mind over matter, slips off the platform in the middle of his performance and ends up in hospital under the care of Dr Tinkle. The hospital is about to enter a period of total ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Jim Dale  •  Kenneth Williams  •  Sid James  •  Barbara Windsor

Francis Bigger, a notorious charlatan who tours the country lecturing on the subject of mind over matter, slips off the platform in the middle of his performance and ends up in hospital under the care of Dr Tinkle. The hospital is about to enter a period of total ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Jim Dale  •  Kenneth Williams  •  Sid James  •  Barbara Windsor

The Boy Friend (1971)

The assistant stage manager of a small-time theatrical company is forced to understudy for the leading lady at a matinée performance at which an illustrious Hollywood director is in the audience scouting for actors to be in his latest "all-talking, all-dancing, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Russell
CAST:  Twiggy  •  Christopher Gable  •  Max Adrian  •  Bryan Pringle

The assistant stage manager of a small-time theatrical company is forced to understudy for the leading lady at a matinée performance at which an illustrious Hollywood director is in the audience scouting for actors to be in his latest "all-talking, all-dancing, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Russell
CAST:  Twiggy  •  Christopher Gable  •  Max Adrian  •  Bryan Pringle

Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)

UpliftingRomanticMind blowingEnjoyable

Alice Kingsleigh returns to Underland and faces a new adventure in saving the Mad Hatter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Bobin
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Mia Wasikowska  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Helena Bonham Carter

Alice Kingsleigh returns to Underland and faces a new adventure in saving the Mad Hatter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Bobin
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Mia Wasikowska  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Helena Bonham Carter

Comrades (1987)

The story of "The Tolpuddle Martyrs". A group of 19th century English farm labourers who formed one of the first trade unions and started a campaign to receive fair wages.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Douglas
CAST:  Keith Allen  •  Robin Soans  •  Dave Atkins  •  Stephen Bateman

The story of "The Tolpuddle Martyrs". A group of 19th century English farm labourers who formed one of the first trade unions and started a campaign to receive fair wages.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Douglas
CAST:  Keith Allen  •  Robin Soans  •  Dave Atkins  •  Stephen Bateman

On the Fiddle (1961)

Tricked into joining the RAF by a wily judge, wide boy Horace Pope sets his sights on the main chance, teams with slow-witted, good-hearted gypsy Pedlar Pascoe, and works up a lucrative racket in conning both his colleagues and the RAF. By means of various devious ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Cyril Frankel
CAST:  Alfred Lynch  •  Sean Connery  •  Cecil Parker  •  Stanley Holloway

Tricked into joining the RAF by a wily judge, wide boy Horace Pope sets his sights on the main chance, teams with slow-witted, good-hearted gypsy Pedlar Pascoe, and works up a lucrative racket in conning both his colleagues and the RAF. By means of various devious ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Cyril Frankel
CAST:  Alfred Lynch  •  Sean Connery  •  Cecil Parker  •  Stanley Holloway

Flame in the Streets (1961)

Flame in the Streets is a 1961 British drama film directed by Roy Ward Baker. Racial tensions manifest themselves at home, work and on the streets during Bonfire Night in the burgeoning West Indian community of early 1960s Britain. Trades union leader (Mills) ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roy Ward Baker
CAST:  John Mills  •  Sylvia Syms  •  Brenda De Banzie  •  Earl Cameron

Flame in the Streets is a 1961 British drama film directed by Roy Ward Baker. Racial tensions manifest themselves at home, work and on the streets during Bonfire Night in the burgeoning West Indian community of early 1960s Britain. Trades union leader (Mills) ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roy Ward Baker
CAST:  John Mills  •  Sylvia Syms  •  Brenda De Banzie  •  Earl Cameron

Alice in Wonderland (2010)

FantasticalAdventurous

Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is betrothed to a dunce of an English nobleman. At her engagement party, she escapes the crowd to consider whether to go through with the marriage and falls down a hole in the garden after spotting an unusual ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim Burton
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Crispin Glover

Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is betrothed to a dunce of an English nobleman. At her engagement party, she escapes the crowd to consider whether to go through with the marriage and falls down a hole in the garden after spotting an unusual ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim Burton
CAST:  Johnny Depp  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Helena Bonham Carter  •  Crispin Glover

Not Now Darling (1973)

A married British furrier gives a mobster's mistress a cheap mink coat.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ray Cooney  •  David Croft
CAST:  Leslie Phillips  •  Julie Ege  •  Ray Cooney  •  Barbara Windsor

A married British furrier gives a mobster's mistress a cheap mink coat.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ray Cooney  •  David Croft
CAST:  Leslie Phillips  •  Julie Ege  •  Ray Cooney  •  Barbara Windsor

San Ferry Ann (1965)

A motley crew of British characters ride The San Ferry Ann to the shores of France where they embark on a weekend of calamity. The campervan family led by Dad and Mum (David Lodge and Joan Sims) create chaos from the moment they set their tires on the shore ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeremy Summers
CAST:  Wilfrid Brambell  •  David Lodge  •  Ron Moody  •  Joan Sims

A motley crew of British characters ride The San Ferry Ann to the shores of France where they embark on a weekend of calamity. The campervan family led by Dad and Mum (David Lodge and Joan Sims) create chaos from the moment they set their tires on the shore ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeremy Summers
CAST:  Wilfrid Brambell  •  David Lodge  •  Ron Moody  •  Joan Sims

Sparrows Can't Sing (1963)

Charlie returns to the East End after two years at sea to find his house demolished and wife Maggie gone. Everyone else knows she is now shacked up with married bus driver Bert and a toddler, and they all watch with more than a little interest at the trail of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joan Littlewood
CAST:  James Booth  •  Barbara Windsor  •  Roy Kinnear  •  Avis Bunnage

Charlie returns to the East End after two years at sea to find his house demolished and wife Maggie gone. Everyone else knows she is now shacked up with married bus driver Bert and a toddler, and they all watch with more than a little interest at the trail of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joan Littlewood
CAST:  James Booth  •  Barbara Windsor  •  Roy Kinnear  •  Avis Bunnage

Carry On Dick (1974)

Dick Turpin is terrorising the countryside around Upper Dencher. Captain Fancey and Sergeant Jock Strapp plan to put an end to his escapades, and enlist the help of the Reverend Flasher. Little do they know that the priest leads a double life. Then Madame Desiree ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Sid James  •  Barbara Windsor  •  Kenneth Williams  •  Hattie Jacques

Dick Turpin is terrorising the countryside around Upper Dencher. Captain Fancey and Sergeant Jock Strapp plan to put an end to his escapades, and enlist the help of the Reverend Flasher. Little do they know that the priest leads a double life. Then Madame Desiree ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gerald Thomas
CAST:  Sid James  •  Barbara Windsor  •  Kenneth Williams  •  Hattie Jacques
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