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Operation Petticoat(1959)

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Brief Synopsis

During World War II, the crew of a decrepit submarine takes on a team of Army nurses.

Cast & Crew

Blake Edwards Director
Cary Grant Matt T. Sherman
Tony Curtis Nick Holden
Joan O'Brien Lt. Dolores Crandall
Dina Merrill Lt. Barbara Duran
Gene Evans Molumphrey
Virginia Gregg Maj. Edna Hayward
Robert F. Simon Capt. J. P. Henderson
Robert Gist Watson
Gavin MacLeod Ernest Hunkle
George Dunn The Prophet
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 5 Dec 1959
Release Date:  1959 Production Date:  Edward Muhl in charge of production
EB; AFI; Paige (see below)
Color/B&W:  Color (Eastmancolor) Distributions Co:  Universal Pictures Co., Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Granart Co., Universal-International Pictures Co., Inc.
Duration(mins):  124 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Operation Petticoat

    Christopher Schuster 2016-03-12

    My wife and i are the types who have Video tapes and dvd and old reel tape, and this is one of those film's that seem to be played over and over with... MORE>

  • The night we dropped a clanger

    el debbo 2015-08-25

    Cary Grant made some clinkers and I think this was one of them (along with "Kiss Them for Me"). Why Maltin gave it such a high rating I... MORE>

  • Operation Petticoat (1959)

    Mr. Blandings 2014-10-19

    A standard military comedy, seriously dated, with an overly long running time, and all the patently sedate "humor" you'd expect in a sub-par... MORE>