The Resource The swimmer, Columbia Pictures and Horizon Pictures present ; screenplay by Eleanor Perry ; produced by Frank Perry and Roger Lewis ; directed by Frank Perry, (Blu-ray)

The swimmer, Columbia Pictures and Horizon Pictures present ; screenplay by Eleanor Perry ; produced by Frank Perry and Roger Lewis ; directed by Frank Perry, (Blu-ray)

Label
The swimmer
Title
The swimmer
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures and Horizon Pictures present ; screenplay by Eleanor Perry ; produced by Frank Perry and Roger Lewis ; directed by Frank Perry
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Film director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One summer morning a troubled suburbanite decides to "swim" home via the pools of his wealthy friends
Cataloging source
LIQ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, David L. Quaid ; film editors, Sidney Katz, Carl Lerner, Pat Somerset ; music, Marvin Hamlisch
Dewey number
S977 2014
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English (mono.) with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Burt Lancaster, Janet Landgard, Janice Rule, Marge Champion, Nancy Cushman, Charles Drake, Jhn Garfield, Jr., Bernie Hamilton, Kim Hunter, House Jameson, Richard McMurray, Diana Muldaur, Joan Rivers, Cornelia Otis Skinner, Doplh Sweet, Louise Troy, Diana van der Vlis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-1995
  • 1918-1984
  • 1913-1994
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  • Perry, Frank
  • Lewis, Roger
  • Perry, Eleanor
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Landgard, Janet
  • Rule, Janice
  • Hamlisch, Marvin
  • Cheever, John
  • Horizon Pictures (G.B.)
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Grindhouse Releasing (Firm)
Runtime
95
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  • Spanish language materials
  • French language materials
  • Suburbanites
  • Swimmers
Technique
live action
Label
The swimmer, Columbia Pictures and Horizon Pictures present ; screenplay by Eleanor Perry ; produced by Frank Perry and Roger Lewis ; directed by Frank Perry, (Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968
  • Based on the story: The swimmer by John Cheever
  • Special features: "spectacular new digital restoration created from 4k scans for optimal picture quality; over 2 1/2 hours of documentary featurettes by Oscar winner Chris Innis (The Hurt Locker), featuring in-depth interviews with stars Janet Langard, Joan Rivers, and Marge Champion, composer Marvin Hamlisch, film editor Sidney Katz, assistant directors Michael Hertzberg and Ted Zachary, UCLA Olympic swim coach Bob Horn, and Joanna Lancaster; the original New Yorker short story read by author John Cheever; liner notes by legendary director Stuart Gordon (Re-animator); rare production stills from the lost alternate scenes; extensive still galleries, trailers, and TV spots; isolated stereo music track
Control code
ocn876297148
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
1968 motion picture release.
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Other control number
797679001024
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
BOS010
System control number
(OCoLC)876297148
Label
The swimmer, Columbia Pictures and Horizon Pictures present ; screenplay by Eleanor Perry ; produced by Frank Perry and Roger Lewis ; directed by Frank Perry, (Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968
  • Based on the story: The swimmer by John Cheever
  • Special features: "spectacular new digital restoration created from 4k scans for optimal picture quality; over 2 1/2 hours of documentary featurettes by Oscar winner Chris Innis (The Hurt Locker), featuring in-depth interviews with stars Janet Langard, Joan Rivers, and Marge Champion, composer Marvin Hamlisch, film editor Sidney Katz, assistant directors Michael Hertzberg and Ted Zachary, UCLA Olympic swim coach Bob Horn, and Joanna Lancaster; the original New Yorker short story read by author John Cheever; liner notes by legendary director Stuart Gordon (Re-animator); rare production stills from the lost alternate scenes; extensive still galleries, trailers, and TV spots; isolated stereo music track
Control code
ocn876297148
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
1968 motion picture release.
Extent
1 videodisc (95 min.)
Other control number
797679001024
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
BOS010
System control number
(OCoLC)876297148

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