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Battle of the sexes

Author: Valerie FarisJonathan DaytonSimon BeaufoyChristian ColsonDanny BoyleAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, California : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Videodisc : Blu-ray disc : NTSC color broadcast system   Visual material : English : [Blu-ray]View all editions and formats
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In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the women's movement, the 1973 tennis match between women's world champion Billie Jean King and ex-men's-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs became one of the most watched televised sports events of all time, reaching 90 million viewers around the world. As the rivalry between King and Riggs kicked into high gear, off-court each was fighting more personal and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Sports films
Fiction films
Comedy films
Drama
Feature films
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Billie Jean King; Bobby Riggs; Bobby Riggs; Billie Jean King
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Valerie Faris; Jonathan Dayton; Simon Beaufoy; Christian Colson; Danny Boyle; Robert Graf; Emma Stone; Steve Carell; Andrea Riseborough; Sarah Silverman; Bill Pullman; Alan Cumming; Elisabeth Shue; Austin Stowell; Natalie Morales; Linus Sandgren; Pamela Martin, (Film editor); Nicholas Britell; Fox Searchlight Pictures,; TSG Entertainment,; Decibel Films,; Cloud Eight Films,; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.,
OCLC Number: 1015683449
Language Note: English, Spanish, French, Russian, Czech, Hindi, Urdu, Hungarian, Polish, Thai or Turkish dialogue; Spanish, French, Russian, Arabic, Bulgarian, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Estonian, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Malay, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian or Vietnamese subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video. Some language options not listed on container.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Wide screen (2.39:1)
Bonus features: Raw footage: Billie Jean's grand entrance (no audio); Reigniting the rivalry; Billie Jean King: in her own words; Unit photography gallery; Set design gallery.
Credits: Director of photography, Linus Sandgren ; editor, Pamela Martin ; music, Nicholas Britell.
Cast: Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Andrea Riseborough, Sarah Silverman, Bill Pullman, Alan Cumming, Elisabeth Shue, Austin Stowell, Natalie Morales.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for some sexual content and partial nudity; QUE rating: G.
Description: 1 videodisc (121 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Blu-ray ; region A; DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1 (English), Dolby digital 5.1 (English), English descriptive audio 5.1, Surround Dolby digital 5.1 (Spanish, French); requires Blu-ray player.
Other Titles: Battle of the sexes (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; in association with TSG Entertainment ; a Decibel Films/Cloud Eight Films production ; directed by Valerie Faris & Jonathan Dayton ; written by Simon Beaufoy ; produced by Christian Colson, Danny Boyle, Robert Graf ; a Valerie Faris & Jonathan Dayton film.

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In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the women's movement, the 1973 tennis match between women's world champion Billie Jean King and ex-men's-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs became one of the most watched televised sports events of all time, reaching 90 million viewers around the world. As the rivalry between King and Riggs kicked into high gear, off-court each was fighting more personal and complex battles.

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