Operation Petticoat – Olive Signature (Blu-ray)

Limited to 3,500 units! OLIVE SIGNATURE FEATURES  New High-Definition digital restoration Audio commentary by critic Adrian Martin “That’s What Everybody Says About Me” – with Jennifer Edwards and actress Lesley Ann Warren “The Brave Crew of the Petticoat” – with actors Gavin MacLeod and Marion Ross “The Captain and His Double: Cary Grant’s Struggle of the Self” – with Marc Eliot, author of Cary Grant: A Biography Universal Newsreel footage of Cary Grant and the opening of Operation Petticoat at the Radio City Music Hall Archival footage of...

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Operation Petticoat

Screen legends Cary Grant (Father Goose) and Tony Curtis (Some Like It Hot) ship out for laughs and adventure in one of the most hilarious comedies to ever hit the high seas. The U.S.S. Sea Tiger is on its last legs until the handsome skipper (Grant) and his ingenious, if slightly unethical, junior officer (Curtis) scavenge the parts and supplies needed to put the sub back into action. Forced out to sea prematurely by an enemy air attack, the sub...

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Happy Valentine’s Day from Olive Films!

Valentine’s Day is around the corner, so why not mix it up with some of the romantic films from Olive’s library? You’ll find your fair share of both comedy and drama here, all wrapped up in romance. Whether you want to enjoy a movie alone or give a great film to your sweetheart, take a look at our Valentine’s Day Guide below. Click on the titles or formats to order your copies of these fantastic films now.   Trust (1990) Hal Hartley is one of...

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114 years of Cary Grant

Cary Grant, born Archibald Leach, lived an illustrious life that impacted millions, and today marks what would have been his 114th birthday. His biography is peppered with stories that show his kindness and strong principles. In honor of him, we’d like to share a few of those stories and how they relate to some of his most enduring performances.   Penny Serenade (1941) Cary Grant got along swimmingly with many of his costars, but perhaps one of his greatest pairings was with Irene...

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Olive Holiday Gift Guide: Give the gift of movie memories

  These days, it can seem like physical media plays second fiddle to streaming far too often. But all that changes during the holidays. DVDs and Blu-rays are practical, collectible, and a thoughtfully selected one means that your loved ones will think of you every time they see their favorite DVD or Blu-ray on their shelf. This year, Olive Films has plenty of new gifts perfect for everyone on Santa’s list.     FOR CINEPHILES We all have that cinephile in our life — you...

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Father Goose – Olive Signature (Blu-ray)

Limited to 3,500 units!   OLIVE SIGNATURE FEATURES New Restoration from 4K Scan of Original Camera Negative Audio commentary by film historian David Del Valle “Unfinished Business: Cary Grant’s Search for Fatherhood and His Oscar” – with Marc Eliot, author of Cary Grant: A Biography “My Father” – internet pioneer Ted Nelson discusses director Ralph Nelson Universal Newsreel footage featuring Leslie Caron Essay by Village Voice critic Bilge Ebiri In what would be his second-to-last film appearance, screen legend Cary Grant (Operation Petticoat) is paired with the enchanting Leslie...

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Olive Films announces November 2017 Olive Signature Titles

THE EVOLUTION OF OLIVE SIGNATURE Last year, with the launch of Olive Signature, we brought you a product of exceptional quality. Featuring superior restorations, entertaining and informative bonus content, and beautiful packaging, our intent was to bring you a product that achieves nothing short of what you should expect from us—the best. Since the premiere of our initial Olive Signature titles—High Noon, Johnny Guitar, The Quiet Man, The Night of the Grizzly, Macbeth, and Hannie Caulder—Olive Signature has undergone an evolution. Our...

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Happy birthday to Cary Grant!

  There aren’t a lot of stars closer to our hearts than Cary Grant, and today marks what would have been his 113th birthday. His biography is peppered with stories that show his kindness and strong convictions. In honor of him, we’d like to share a few of those stories and how they relate to some of our favorite films of his.   Penny Serenade (1941) Cary Grant got along swimmingly with many of his costars, but perhaps one of his greatest pairings was...

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Movies that Dads Love

Looking for the perfect Father’s Day gift? Look no further! We at Olive Films have a dad-approved movie that’s sure to wow him. He’ll love being able to sit down and enjoy his favorite old movies all over again with you on DVD and Blu-ray. OPERATION PETTICOAT (1959) What could be better than the team-up of screen legends Cary Grant and Tony Curtis as they ship out for laughs and adventures in one of the most hilarious comedies to ever hit the...

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Olive Films Announces August 2016 Titles

We’re very excited to announce our August titles. There are a lot here that we know fans have been waiting patiently for. Without further ado, the following will be arriving on August 16. They’re all available to preorder now through the links below! AMERICAN NINJA (1985) MICHAEL DUDIKOFF (American Ninja 2: The Confrontation, TRON) STEVE JAMES (I’m Gonna Git You Sucka, To Live and Die in L.A.) JUDIE ARONSON (Weird Science, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, Deep Core) TADASHI YAMASHITA (The Octagon, Sword of Heaven, Rising...

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