Poll: Where would you most like to swim?
A poll by rubyfruit76
Results of 511 votes:
The Blue Lagoon (1980)
Swimming Pool (2003)
Don't Go Near the Water (1957)
Across the Atlantic (2003)
Deep Blue Sea (1999)
On Golden Pond (1981)
The Reef (2010)
The Bath (2007)
Top of the Lake (2013)
To the Arctic 3D (2012)
Alone on the Pacific (1963)
The Bay (2012)
Swimming with Sharks (1994)
The Sea (2002)
Open Water (2003)
The Lake (1999)
The Shallow End (2001)
The Deep End (2001)
The River (1984)
The Gene Pool (2001)
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