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, (videorecording)

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

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
Costume designer
Film director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
One summer morning a troubled suburbanite decides to "swim" home via the pools of his wealthy friends
Cataloging source
RID
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, David L. Quaid ; film editors, Sidney Katz, Carl Lerner, Pat Somerset ; music, Marvin Hamlisch ; costume design, Anna Hill Johnstone
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English (mono.) with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S966 2014
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
  • 1913-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Perry, Frank
  • Lewis, Roger
  • Perry, Eleanor
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Landgard, Janet
  • Rule, Janice
  • Hamlisch, Marvin
  • Johnstone, Anna Hill
  • Cheever, John
  • Horizon Pictures (G.B.)
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Grindhouse Releasing (Firm)
Runtime
95
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • 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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
Bar code
  • 31223108469272
  • 31223108469280
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD + Blu-ray combo.
Extent
1 DVD
Media category
  • video
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
797679001024
Other physical details
95 min. : sound, color
Publisher number
BOS010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)875306429
System details
  • DVD; NTSC; Region 0 coding; widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio)
  • Blu-ray; all regions; widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The swimmer, Columbia Pictures and Horizon Pictures present ; screenplay by Eleanor Perry ; produced by Frank Perry and Roger Lewis ; directed by Frank Perry, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
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
Bar code
  • 31223108469272
  • 31223108469280
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD + Blu-ray combo.
Extent
1 DVD
Media category
  • video
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
797679001024
Other physical details
95 min. : sound, color
Publisher number
BOS010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)875306429
System details
  • DVD; NTSC; Region 0 coding; widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio)
  • Blu-ray; all regions; widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio)
Video recording format
DVD

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