Battle of the Sexes Poster

Release Date: September 22nd, 2017

PG-13|2 hr 1 min

Plot Summary
The 1973 tennis match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs became the most watched televised sports event of all time. 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 her husband urging her to fight for equal pay, the private King was also struggling to come to terms with her own sexuality, while Riggs gambled his legacy and reputation in a bid to relive the glories of his past.

Cast: Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Andrea Riseborough, Natalie Morales, Sarah Silverman, Bill Pullman, Alan Cumming, Elisabeth Shue

Director: Valerie Faris, Jonathan Dayton

Genres: Biography, Historical drama

Production Co: Fox Searchlight, Decibel Films, Imaginary Forces

Distributors: Fox Searchlight

Keywords: Quest, Husband, House, 1970s, Brooding, Inspiring, Emotional, Friend

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