GenreCrime, Mystery, Thriller ScreenplayDavid Zelag Goodman CountryUnited States
Release dateFebruary 27, 1974 (1974-02-27) WriterDavid Zelag Goodman (screenplay) CastCliff Robertson (Lee Tucker), Joel Grey (Franklin Wills), Dorothy Tristan (Janet Tucker), Elizabeth Wilson (Dr. Anna Willson), George Voskovec (Dr. Nicholas Holnar), Ron Weyand (Dr. Philip Fusco) Similar moviesArcana
TaglineClairvoyant. Occultist. Murderer. Which?
Man on a swing
Man on a Swing is a 1974 American thriller film directed by Frank Perry and written by David Zelag Goodman. The film stars Cliff Robertson, Joel Grey, Dorothy Tristan, Elizabeth Wilson and George Voskovec. The film was released on February 27, 1974, by Paramount Pictures.
Police detective Lee Tucker is investigating the murder of a woman. He has little evidence until factory worker Franklin Wills approaches him, identifying himself as a clairvoyant. Wills goes into trances during which he says that he can see the murder taking place. The whole time, Tucker wonders if Wills is authentically clairvoyant, or if he has an ulterior motive.