Neddy Merrill has been away for most of the Summer. He reappears at a friends pool. As they talk, someone notices that there are pools spanning the entire valley. He decided to jog from pool to pool to swim the whole valley. As he stops in each pool his interactions tell his life story. Written by
John Vogel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Burt Lancaster hits the screen with a bolt of personal drama as "The Swimmer"
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Did You Know?
Star Burt Lancaster
worked out continuously throughout the production of the film to maintain a high level of fitness. Lancaster did numerous push-ups and sit-ups every morning before each shoot to stay lean and solid. He gained twenty pounds of muscle by doing weights, running, karate and aerobics. See more
Julie's hair goes from brushed to windblown and back again several times in the same sequence. See more
Where have you been keeping yourself?
Oh, here and there. Here and there.
Send for Me in Summer
(Theme from 'The Swimmer')
by Marvin Hamlisch See more