Operation Petticoat DVD 1959 Cary Grant Comedy Romance Color NR
Stars of Operation Petticoat: Cary Grant, Tony Curtis, Joan O'Brien
A submarine newly commissioned is damaged in the opening days of WW II. A captain, looking for a command insists he can get it to a dockyard and captain it. Going slowly to this site, they find a stranded group of Army nurses and must take them aboard. How bad can it get? Trying to get a primer coat on the sub, they have to mix white and red in order to have enough. When forced to flee the dock during an air attack, they find themselves with the world's only Pink submarine, still with 5 women in the tight quarters of a submarine.
The submarine setting in Operation Petticoat is used creatively, and it has just enough realistic detail to keep it from getting too silly. Grant and Curtis have rather different styles, yet they work well together in setting the right tone for everything.
Product Information for Operation Petticoat
- Director: Blake Edwards
- Country: USA
- Language: English
- Production Co: Universal International Pictures (UI)
- Run time: 124 minutes
- Sound: Mono
- Color: Color (Eastman Color)
This movie is reproduced on a high quality DVD-R disc and comes in a jewel case. Artwork is imprinted on the DVD exactly as shown in the image.
This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published in the United States between 1923 and 1977 without a copyright notice. Source: Wikimedia
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