Swimming With Men. Image shows from L to R: Thomas Turgoose, Archie (Adeel Akhtar), Jim Carter, Eric (Rob Brydon), Daniel Mays, Rupert Graves. Copyright: Met Film.

Swimming With Men

2018 British comedy film about a male synchronised swimming team. Stars Rob Brydon, Jane Horrocks, Adeel Akhtar, Charlotte Riley, Jim Carter and others.

Swimming With Men. Image shows from L to R: Thomas Turgoose, Archie (Adeel Akhtar), Jim Carter, Eric (Rob Brydon), Daniel Mays, Rupert Graves. Copyright: Met Film.

Swimming With Men

A man joins a synchronised swimming team in a bid to win back his estranged wife. Inspired by the acclaimed documentary Men Who Swim

Genre
Film
Released
2018
Starring
Rob Brydon, Jane Horrocks, Adeel Akhtar, Charlotte Riley, Jim Carter, Rupert Graves, Daniel Mays, Thomas Turgoose and Nathaniel Parker
Writer
Aschlin Ditta
Director
Oliver Parker
Producers
Stewart Le Marechal, Anna Mohr-Pietsch, Maggie Monteith, Paul Webster, Guy Heeley, Ian Dawson, Norman Humphrey, Ben Friedman, Jonny Persey, Al Morrow and others

This is the story of Eric, an accountant searching to win back his wife Heather by diving into the world of male synchronised swimming.

Joining his local team Men Who Swim, Eric finds a surprising brotherhood in this motley crew as they train for the world championships in Milan. Can their coach Susan whip them into shape? Will they master the 'flower', the 'pyramid' and the 'spinning circle' in time? More importantly, can Eric win Heather back again with the help of his new-found confidence?

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