Operation Petticoat

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A submarine commander teams up with a con man to get his vessel back in action. Very funny chemistry between Grant and Curtis!
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A submarine commander teams up with a con man to get his vessel back in action. Very funny chemistry between Grant and Curtis!

Original Release

12/18/1959

US Release

12/24/1959

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Cast

Cary Grant Lt. Cmdr. Matt T. Sherman / Matt Sherman
Dina Merrill Lt. Barbara Duran RN / Barbara Duran
Gene Evans Chief Molumphry
Joan O'Brien Lt. Dolores Crandall RN / Dolores Crandall
Tony Curtis Lt. JG Nicholas Holden / Nicholas Holden
Dick Sargent Ens. Stovall / Stovall
Gavin MacLeod Ernest Hunkle
Virginia Gregg Maj. Edna Heywood RN / Edna Heywood
Robert F. Simon Capt. J.B. Henderson / Captain Henderson
Robert Gist Lt. Watson / Lieutenant Watson
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Blake Edwards

Writers

Maurice Richlin, Stanley Shapiro, Paul King, Joseph Stone

Cast

Cary Grant Lt. Cmdr. Matt T. Sherman / Matt Sherman
Dina Merrill Lt. Barbara Duran RN / Barbara Duran
Gene Evans Chief Molumphry
Joan O'Brien Lt. Dolores Crandall RN / Dolores Crandall
Tony Curtis Lt. JG Nicholas Holden / Nicholas Holden
Dick Sargent Ens. Stovall / Stovall
Gavin MacLeod Ernest Hunkle
Virginia Gregg Maj. Edna Heywood RN / Edna Heywood
Robert F. Simon Capt. J.B. Henderson / Captain Henderson
Robert Gist Lt. Watson / Lieutenant Watson
George Dunn The Prophet / Prophet
Dick Crockett Harmon
Madlyn Rhue Lt. Reid RN / Lieutenant Reid
Marion Ross Lt. Colfax RN / Lieutenant Colfax
Frankie Darro Pharmacist Mate Dooley / Dooley
Arthur O'Connell Chief Mechinist's Mate Sam Tostin / Sam Tostin
Alan Scott Chief of Demolition
Nicky Blair Seaman Kraus
Clarence Lung Sgt. Ramon Gillardo / Ramon Gillardo
Tony Pastor Jr. Fox

Producers

Editors

Frank Gross, Ted J. Kent

1960 Oscar Best Writing, Story and Screenplay - Written Directly for the Screen Nominated
1960 Golden Globe Best Motion Picture - Comedy Nominated
1960 Golden Globe Best Actor - Comedy or Musical Nominated
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