Book to Movie: The Swimmer

The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: John Cheever
  • Pages: 10
  • Audio: NA
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: Frank Perry
  • Screen Writer: Eleanor Perry
  • Running Time: 1 hour and 35 minutes


  • Burt Lancaster as Ned Merrill
  • Janet Landgard as Julie Ann Hooper
  • Janice Rule as Shirley Abbott
  • Joan Rivers as Joan
  • Tony Bickley as Donald Westerhazy
  • Marge Champion as Peggy Forsburgh
  • Kim Hunter as Betty Graham
  • Bill Fiore as Howie Hunsacker
  • Rose Gregorio as Sylvia Finney
  • Charles Drake as Howard Graham
  • House Jameson as Mr. Halloran
  • Nancy Cushman as Mrs. Halloran
  • Jan Miner as Lillian Hunsacker
  • Diana Muldaur as Cynthia
  • Keri Oleson as Vernon Hooper
  • Cornelia Otis Skinner as Mrs. Hammar
  • Dolph Sweet as Henry Biswanger
  • Louise Troy as Grace Biswanger
  • Diana Van der Vlis as Helen Westerhazy