The Swimmer 1968 PG
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|Director||Frank Perry, Sydney Pollack|
|Starring||Burt Lancaster, Janet Landgard|
|Supporting actors||Janice Rule, Tony Bickley, Marge Champion, Nancy Cushman, Bill Fiore, David Garfield, Kim Hunter, Rose Gregorio, Charles Drake, Bernie Hamilton, House Jameson, Jimmy Joyce, Michael Kearney, Richard McMurray, Jan Miner, Diana Muldaur, Keri Oleson, Joan Rivers|
|MPAA rating||PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||24 hour viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
The film becomes a powerful allegory about disillusionment and tragedy, without being the least heavy-handed about it.
It is through these visits, on his way home, that Lancaster's character, values,and how life's fates have treated him are revealed.
See it for yourself in order to understand why the majority of people that have reviewed this film think so highly of it!
I first watched this movie probably 40 years ago . I think it's a classic, a superb description of a man having a mental breakdown .Published 2 months ago by James Couch
I was told this was a good film to express American materialism. I am uncertain. No story occurs here only a sad broken man. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Dhahar Medegia
Love this movie! Very good DVD. I love movies filmed in the 60's and I remember seeing them at @ 10 when they first came out.Published 7 months ago by Sue E. Barron
Great drama, in my opinion, staring Burt Lancaster (with Joan Rivers having a small, great appearance) as a man who appears in his neighbors backyard one hot summer day dressed... Read morePublished 8 months ago by perry ander
Regarding a review somewhere by JTFRIDAY2000, NO, I do NOT believe that Ned [Lancaster] had remorse for his jilted ex lover "Shirley"... Read more
I collect DVDs,I have over 3,500 and this is part of the collectionPublished 10 months ago by R D F
I had waited to see this film for years, but wasn't willing to shell out upwards of $30 for a copy. Fortunately, Netflix recently added it to its collection. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Larry Benjamin
this is one of the best films ever made -- suspenseful, erotically-charged, poignantly funny and a little disturbing with an ending to die for. Read morePublished 12 months ago by tito shaw