The Swimmers on Netflix: Release Date & Details


The Swimmers is a Netflix Original biography movie directed by Sally El Hosaini. This movie was released on Wednesday, November 23, 2022, and currently has a 7.5 rating on IMDb.

Is The Swimmers on Netflix?

Yes, The Swimmers is out now on Netflix. You can stream The Swimmers starting Wednesday, November 23, 2022, at 12 AM PT / 3 AM ET. Discover everything released on November 23rd and find out what’s new on Netflix in November 2022.

Below you can view The Swimmers plot, streaming info, reviews, and more about the movie.

Release date Wednesday, November 23, 2022
Time 3:00 AM ET / 12:00 AM PT
Stream Netflix
Starring Matthias Schweighöfer, Ali Suliman, James Krishna Floyd
Genre Biography
Rating PG-13

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Movie summary

A story of the miraculous journey made by swimming sisters Yusra and Sarah Mardini who fled as refugees from war-torn Syria all the way to the 2016 Rio Olympics.

The Swimmers is a Netflix Original movie released in 2022. Netflix uses the term "original" to present movies and series that are exclusive to Netflix - cannot be watched anywhere else. About 85% of all new spending on content goes toward original programming. You can view the official website and The Swimmers on Netflix for more information.


The Swimmers is a biography movie with a 83% score on Rotten Tomatoes and IMDb audience rating of 7.4 (36,098 votes).

IMDb 7.4
RottenTomatoes 83%
MetaCritic 62

Age Rating

Here is what parents need to know – The Swimmers parental rating is PG-13. A PG-13 content rating means parents should be strongly cautioned, as some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.

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