PG certificateThe Iron Petticoat is a Film programme that first aired in 1956 and has been classified a PG certificate.

The Iron Petticoat is a 3 star programme

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The Iron Petticoat (1956)

Directed by
Ralph L. Thomas

Katharine Hepburn plays a humourless Russian, Captain Vinka Kovelenko, who defects from her home country. Major Chuck Lockwood, played by Bob Hope, is assigned to show her the bright lights of London while she tries to convince him of the superiority of communism. Naturally, the two opposites fall in love but then must contend with the KGB who are not happy with the idea of one of their officers running around free in London.

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Genre: Film

Running Time: 110 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1956

3/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: UK

Filmed in Colour


Image for Bob HopeBob Hope...Major Chuck Lockwood
Image for Katharine HepburnKatharine Hepburn...Vinka Kovelenko
Noelle Middleton...Connie
Image for James Robertson JusticeJames Robertson Justice...Col. Sklarnoff
Robert Helpmann...Ivan Kropotkin
David Kossoff...Dr. Dubratz
Alan Gifford...Col. Tarbell
Nicholas Phipps...Tony Mallard
Paul Carpenter...Major Lewis
Image for Sidney JamesSidney James...Paul
Alexander Gauge...Senator Holly
Sandra Dorne...Tityana
Richard Wattis...Lingerie Clerk
Tutte Lemkow...Sutsiyawa
Olaf Pooley