Operation Petticoat (1959)


A World War II submarine commander finds himself stuck with a decrepit sub, a con-man executive officer, and a group of army nurses.

Operation Petticoat Viooz
Viooz Score: 7.2/10 from 117 votes
Release Date: 1959-12-05
Status: Released
Run time: 124 min / 2:4
Production Studio : Universal International Pictures
Production Country: United States of America

Operation Petticoat Casts

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

Operation Petticoat Crew

Directing Blake Edwards Director
Writing Stanley Shapiro Screenplay
Writing Maurice Richlin Screenplay
Production Robert Arthur Producer
Camera Russell Harlan Director of Photography
Editing Frank Gross Editor
Production Lucius H. Chappell Other
Writing Paul King Story
Writing Joseph Stone Story
Art Alexander Golitzen Art Direction
Art Robert Emmet Smith Art Direction
Art Russell A. Gausman Set Decoration
Art Oliver Emert Set Decoration
Sound Leslie I. Carey Sound
Sound Vernon W. Cramer Sound
Camera Henri Jaffa Other
Editing Ted J. Kent Editor
Costume & Make-Up Bud Westmore Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Larry Germain Hairstylist
Directing Frank Shaw Assistant Director
Crew Clifford Stine Special Effects
Sound Joseph Gershenson Music Supervisor
Sound David Rose Music
Costume & Make-Up Bill Thomas Costume Design