Operation Petticoat (1959)
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Genres: Comedy, Romance, War

Taglines: It all started when they smuggled 5 girls aboard their submarine!

Director: Blake Edwards

Writers: Stanley Shapiro, Maurice Richlin, Paul King, Joseph Stone, ...

Stars: Cary Grant, Tony Curtis, Joan O'Brien, Dina Merrill, ...

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.