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List of the best Sid James movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Sid James's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Sid James movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Sid James movies will be at the top of the list. Sid James has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Sid James movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Sid James films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Sid James role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Sid James performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List films include Carry On Cabby, Paper Orchid and many additional films as well.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Sid James movies?" and "What are the greatest Sid James roles of all time?"
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Kenneth Williams, Barbara Windsor, Sid James
Carry On Camping is a 1969 comedy film and the seventeenth in the series of Carry On films to be made. It features series regulars Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, Joan Sims, Terry ...more

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Kenneth Williams, Barbara Windsor, Frankie Howerd
Carry On Doctor is the fifteenth in the series of Carry On films to be made. It is the second in the series to have a medical theme. Frankie Howerd makes the first of his two appearances in the ...more

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Jon Pertwee, Kenneth Williams, Sid James
Carry On Cleo is a British film comedy which was released in 1964. It is the tenth in the series of Carry On films to be made, and the website ICONS.a portrait of England describes Carry On Cleo ...more

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Kenneth Williams, Sid James, Charles Hawtrey
Carry on at Your Convenience, released in 1971, is the 22nd in the series of Carry On films to be made, and was the first box office failure of the series. This failure has been attributed to ...more

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Kenneth Williams, Barbara Windsor, Sid James
Carry On Dick is the 26th in the series of Carry On films to be made. The story is based on the Dick Turpin legend and features Turpin as an antihero, attempting to evade capture by the ...more

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Sid James, Charles Hawtrey, Kenneth Connor
Carry On Cabby is the seventh in the series of Carry On films to be made. Released in 1963, it was the first to be written by Talbot Rothwell from a story by Dick Hills and Sid Green. Regulars ...more

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Kenneth Williams, Sid James, Charles Hawtrey
Carry On Up the Khyber is the sixteenth in the series of Carry On films to be made, released in 1968. It stars Carry On regulars Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, Joan Sims, Bernard ...more

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What a Carve Up! Donald Pleasence, Sid James, Shirley Eaton
What a Carve Up! is a 1961 British comedy horror film directed by Pat Jackson. It was released in the United States in 1962 as No Place Like Homicide. The film was loosely based on the novel The ...more

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Kenneth Williams, Barbara Windsor, Sid James
Carry On Again Doctor is the eighteenth in the series of Carry On films to be made. It was released in 1969 and was the third to feature a medical theme. The film features series regulars Sid ...more

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Kenneth Williams, Barbara Windsor, Sid James
Carry On Matron is the twenty-third in the series of Carry On films to be made. It was released in 1972. It features series regulars Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, Joan Sims, ...more

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Audrey Hepburn, Alec Guinness, Robert Shaw
The Lavender Hill Mob is a 1951 comedy film from Ealing Studios, written by T.E.B. Clarke, directed by Charles Crichton, starring Alec Guinness and Stanley Holloway and featuring Sid James and ...more

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Kenneth Williams, Sid James, Leslie Phillips
Carry On Constable is the fourth film from the Carry On series, with 31 entries. It was released in February 1960. Of the regular team, it featured Kenneth Connor, Kenneth Williams, Charles ...more

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Kenneth Williams, Sid James, Charles Hawtrey
Don't Lose Your Head is the thirteenth in the series of Carry On films to be made. It features regular team members Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Jim Dale, Charles Hawtrey and Joan Sims. French ...more

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Kenneth Williams, Sid James, Charles Hawtrey
Carry On Loving is the twentieth in the series of Carry On films to be made, and was released in 1970. It features series regulars Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, Joan Sims, Hattie ...more

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Kenneth Williams, Sid James, Kenneth Connor
Carry On Cruising is the sixth in the series of Carry On films to be made and was released in 1962. It was the first in the Carry On series to be filmed in colour and was based on an original ...more

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Sid James, Joan Sims, Jim Dale
The Big Job is a British comedy film which was released in 1965. It stars Sid James, Dick Emery, Joan Sims, Sylvia Syms, Jim Dale and Lance Percival. The Big Job shares its cast and production ...more

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Sid James, June Whitfield, Carol Hawkins
Bless This House is a 1972 British comedy film and a spin off from the television sitcom Bless This House.

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Jon Pertwee, Kenneth Williams, Sid James
Carry On Cowboy is the eleventh in the series of Carry On films to be made. It was released in 1965 and was the first film to feature series regulars Peter Butterworth and Bernard Bresslaw. ...more

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Kenneth Williams, Barbara Windsor, Sid James
Carry On Henry is the 21st of the in the series of Carry On films to be made and was released in 1971. It tells a fictionalised story involving Sid James as Henry VIII, who chases after Barbara ...more

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Kenneth Williams, Barbara Windsor, Sid James
Carry On Abroad is the twenty-fourth in the series of Carry On films to be made, released in 1972. The film features series regulars Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Joan Sims, Bernard Bresslaw, ...more

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Frankie Howerd, Sid James, Charles Hawtrey
Carry On Up the Jungle is the nineteenth in the series of Carry On films to be made, released in 1970. The film marked Frankie Howerd's second and final appearance in the series. He stars ...more

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Sid James, Hugh Griffith, Stanley Holloway
The Titfield Thunderbolt is a 1953 British comedy film about a group of villagers trying to keep their branch line operating after British Railways decided to close it. The film was written by ...more

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Sid James, Dennis Price, Liz Fraser
Double Bunk is a 1961 British black-and-white comedy set on a houseboat, that stars Ian Carmichael and Sid James. The musical score was composed by Stanley Black and the title song, sung by Sid ...more

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Kenneth Williams, Sid James, Charles Hawtrey
Carry On Regardless was the fifth in the series of Carry On films to be made being released in 1961. By now a fairly regular team was established with Sid James, Kenneth Connor, Charles Hawtrey, ...more

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Sid James, Cecil Parker, Eric Barker
The Pure Hell of St Trinian's was a 1960 British comedy film set in the fictional St Trinian's School. Directed by Frank Launder and written by him and Sidney Gilliat, it was the third in a ...more