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Battle of the Sexes

2017 | 2h 1m | Comedy

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The electrifying 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs was billed as THE BATTLE OF THE SEXES and became the most watched televised sports event of all time. The match caught the zeitgeist and sparked a global conversation on gender equality, spurring on the feminist movement. Trapped in the media glare, King and Riggs were on opposites sides of a binary argument, but off-court each was fighting more personal and complex battles. With a supportive husband urging her to fight the Establishment for equal pay, the fiercely private ...

Director

Jonathan Dayton Valerie Faris

Writers

Stars

Emma Stone Steve Carell Elisabeth Shue Andrea Riseborough Natalie Morales Alan Cumming

Release date

24 Nov 2017

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