The Swimmer Reviews

October 30, 2007
A resounding commercial flop, this has since been recognized as a signature 60s film, prescient in its view of American self-deception.
June 24, 2006
A largely loony but oddly compulsive allegory.
May 9, 2005
As do few movies, The Swimmer stays in the memory like an echo that never quite disappears.
October 23, 2004
Burt Lancaster is superb in his finest performance.