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The Swimmer

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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  • Intriguing!

    Kathryn 2018-05-12

    I had a similar experience like Lisa, having seen part of the movie years ago and not understanding it. Yes, many decades later, it has much more meaning.... MORE>

  • About Ned Merrill!

    Raymond Banacki 2018-05-06

    Odd and engrossing, only Eleanor and Frank Perry could have given us this strange film. MORE>

  • Strangely engrossing

    RedRain 2018-05-05

    Two things told after the film was shown this a.m: 1) Lancaster didn't know hot to swim! As athletic as he was, this is one area he hadn't... MORE>