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Operation Petticoat (1959)

Directed by


Starring (View all)
Alan Scott Alan Scott
Chief of Demolition
Leon Lontoc Leon Lontoc
Filipino Farmer
Nelson Leigh Nelson Leigh
Adm. Koenig
James Lanphier James Lanphier
Lt. Cmdr. Daly
Robert Keys Robert Keys
Military Policeman
Glenn Jacobson Glenn Jacobson
Control Tower Staff
Paul Frees Paul Frees
Un-named Colonel in Jeep on Cebu


Written by
Maurice Richlin Maurice Richlin
(screenplay)


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Operation Petticoat Review

12 years, 8 months ago at Mar 7 2:09
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Tony Curtis and Cary Grant go together like pie and mash (or something more American....a burger and fries?).

Anyway, itโ€™s not often that I would recommend a film due to performances alone...this does have a light hearted and funny plot, but that pales in comparison to Grant and Curtis' performances.

As usual Tony Curtis plays his ladies man role, while Grant deli... read more
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World War 2 comedy about a submarine commander who finds himself stuck with a decrepit (and pink) sub, a con-man executive officer and a group of army nurses.
Release date: 18 December 1959
Tags: Comedy (10), Submarine (6), WWII (5), Cary Grant (4), 1950s (4), War (4), Romance (4), 1959 (4), Boat (3), Navy (3), Japan (2), World War II (2), World War 2 (2), Drama (2), Ww2 (2), Usa (2), Truck (2), Bra (2), Sinking (2), Torpedo (2)
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" 10.9 In a supply depleted American forces in the South Pacific during WWII, the crew of a submarine hustle and bustle to survive including making do with a pink coat of paint. Cary Grant and Tony Curtis display their trademark comedic style as naval officers who has to contend with the arrival of enlisted female in uniform making life inside the sub a nightmare (or a treat). "


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