U certificateOperation Mad Ball is a Film programme that first aired in 1957 and has been classified a U certificate.

Operation Mad Ball is a 2 star programme

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Operation Mad Ball (1957)

Directed by
Richard Quine

Richard Quine's comedy, with Jack Lemmon in his first starring role as Private Hogan, one of a group of bored GIs stationed at a medical centre in France. A party with the nurses would raise morale but the nurses are officers and fraternising with the men is forbidden. But Hogan isn't going to let a detail like that stand in his way and with the help of Sergeant Skibo, a fixer and Mme LaFour, a hotel owner who likes helping GIs - for a price, he sets out to make the dream a reality.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 120 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1957

2/5 Stars

Classification: U Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Black and White

When is Operation Mad Ball next on TV?

It's next showing on 5Spike May 3rd, 2:05pm. See more...


Image for Jack LemmonJack Lemmon...Pvt. Hogan
Ernie Kovacs...Capt. Paul Locke
Kathryn Grant...Lt. Betty Bixby
Arthur O'Connell...Col. Rousch
Image for Mickey RooneyMickey Rooney...MSgt. Yancy Skibo
Dick York...Cpl. Bohun
James Darren...Pvt. Widowskas
Roger Adam Smith...Cpl. Berryman
William Leslie...Pvt. Grimes
Sheridan Comerate...Sgt. Wilson
L.Q. Jones...Ozark
Jeanne Manet...Madame LaFour