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The Swimmer(1968)

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Brief Synopsis

A tortured man reflects on past mistakes while "swimming" home through his neighbors'''' pools.

Cast & Crew

Frank Perry Director
Burt Lancaster Ned Merrill
Janet Landgard Julie Hooper
Janice Rule Shirley Abbott
Tony Bickley Donald Wersterhazy
Marge Champion Peggy Forsburgh
Nancy Cushman Mrs. Halloran
Bill Fiore Howie Hunsacker
John Garfield Jr. Ticket seller
Kim Hunter Betty Graham
Rose Gregorio Sylvia Finney
Charles Drake Howard Graham
Bernie Hamilton Chauffeur
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  PG Premiere Info:  New York opening: 15 May 1968
Release Date:  1968 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Columbia Pictures
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Horizon Dover, Inc.
Duration(mins):  94 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • do not piss in this pool..stephen king and others.

    a.morris 2018-04-08

    this may be the best story burt Lancaster was ever in. not his most famous or beloved movie in the mind of the general public. this is one of my personal... MORE>

  • Burt Swims The Pool of Life

    Tawny 2016-10-27

    I remember watching this film years ago and couldn't get it out of my mind. Never was a big fan of Burt Lancaster, but here he taps into something... MORE>

  • the swimmer

    kevin sellerss 2015-01-14

    Most scenes go on for too long (indeed the film could easily be cut by thirty min) and the screenplay is over written (Eleanor Perry does not have the... MORE>