It's hijinks on the high seas when a U.S. submarine has to take on a collection of female nurses. Somehow or another, the sub gets painted pink in the process.
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 Lt. Dolores Crandall (33 episodes, 1977-1979)
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 Seaman 'Doom & Gloom' Broom / ... (33 episodes, 1977-1979)
Richard Brestoff ...
 Yeoman Hunkle (32 episodes, 1977-1979)
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 Lt. Cmdr. Matthew Sherman (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Lt. Nick Holden (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Major Edna Howard (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Lt. Barbara Duran (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Lt. Ruth Colfax (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Lt. Claire Reid (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Christopher J. Brown ...
 Ensign Stovall (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Kraig Cassity ...
 Seaman Dooley (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Wayne Long ...
 Chief Herbert Molumphrey (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Richard Marion ...
 Pharmacist's Mate Williams (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Michael Mazes ...
 Radioman Gossett (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Jack Murdock ...
 Chief Machinist's Mate Tostin (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Ramon Gallardo (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
Peter Schuck ...
 Seaman Horwich (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
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 Lt. Watson (23 episodes, 1977-1978)
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It's hijinks on the high seas when a U.S. submarine has to take on a collection of female nurses. Somehow or another, the sub gets painted pink in the process. Written by Afterburner <aburner@erols.com>

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4 September 1977 (USA)  »

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Life in the Pink  »

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(24 episodes)

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(Technicolor)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The original plan was for Operation Petticoat to run as a one-hour series. They shot a 2-hour pilot movie, and several one-hour scripts were written. Then ABC had second thoughts and decided it would work better in a half-hour format. The first script (after the pilot) was shot as written and shown in two parts, allowing time for the other scripts to be rewritten. See more »

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Remake of Operation Petticoat (1959) See more »

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This Operation is very funny!!!
20 August 2001 | by (Trier,Germany) – See all my reviews

This Comedy Series about a pink Submarine is really funny. RandolphMantooth is wonderful as the stupid Lieutenant Mike Bender.

This Operation is Successful!


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