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October 30, 2007

Frequently silly but oddly memorable and unsettling.
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New York Times

May 09, 2005

As do few movies, The Swimmer stays in the memory like an echo that never quite disappears.
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Chicago Sun-Times
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October 23, 2004

Burt Lancaster is superb in his finest performance.
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Chicago Reader
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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.
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The Dissolve
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April 01, 2014

As effectively as almost any movie ever made about American suburbia, The Swimmer gets the contentment that comes with material success[...] And it gets how the fantasy is hard to sustain.
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Film4
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May 24, 2003

A mannerist, moody and wonderfully strange allegory of the squandered American Dream. Like a plunge into the deep end, it stings and refreshes.
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culturevulture.net
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October 08, 2001

Like a series of hammer-blows to the gut.
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Empire Magazine
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June 01, 2003

An enigmatic, poetic, disturbing, interestingly pretentious fable.
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Filmcritic.com

October 11, 2005

Ned Merrill is a tragic hero for the '60s, and it's one of Lancaster's most searing performances.
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Time Out
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June 24, 2006

A largely loony but oddly compulsive allegory.
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March 24, 2014

Beautifully shot and executed, the effort is generous with disturbing, puzzling behavior, yet wise enough to provide clear clues to aid interpretation.
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