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Battle of the sexes

Contributor(s): Faris, Valerie [film director.] | Dayton, Jonathan [film director.] | Beaufoy, Simon [screenwriter.] | Boyle, Danny [film producer.] | Colson, Christian [film producer.] | Graf, Robert, 1964- [film producer.] | Stone, Emma, 1988- [actor.] | Carell, Steve, 1963- [actor.] | Riseborough, Andrea, 1981- [actor.] | Silverman, Sarah [actor.] | Pullman, Bill [actor.] | Cumming, Alan, 1965- [actor.] | Shue, Elisabeth [actor.] | Fox Searchlight Pictures [presenter.] | Decibel Films [production company.] | Cloud Eight Films [production company.] | Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc [publisher.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: Beverly Hills, California : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC, [2018]Description: 1 videodisc (121 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscUniform titles: Battle of the sexes (Motion picture : 2017) Subject(s): King, Billie Jean -- Drama | Riggs, Bobby, 1918-1995 -- Drama | Women tennis players -- Drama | Tennis players -- Drama | Sexism -- Drama | Sex discrimination in sports -- DramaGenre/Form: Comedy films. | Feature films. | Sports films. | Biographical films. | Fiction films. | Feature films. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.DDC classification: 791.43/72
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Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; a Decibel Films/Cloud Eight Films production ; produced by Christian Colson, Danny Boyle, Robert Graf ; written by Simon Beaufoy ; directed by Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris.
Cast: Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Andrea Riseborough, Elisabeth Shue, Bill Pullman, Sarah Silverman, Alan Cumming.Summary: 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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A DVD (Browse shelf) Checked out 1 Disk 09/25/2018 067600

Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.

Bonus features: Theatrical feature; Raw footage; Reigniting the rivalry; Billie Jean King; Galleries; Digital.

Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; a Decibel Films/Cloud Eight Films production ; produced by Christian Colson, Danny Boyle, Robert Graf ; written by Simon Beaufoy ; directed by Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris.

Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Andrea Riseborough, Elisabeth Shue, Bill Pullman, Sarah Silverman, Alan Cumming.

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.

Rating: PG-13; for some sexual content and partial nudity QUE rating: G.

DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen (2.39:1) presentation; described video; Dolby digital 5.1 (English), English descriptive audio 5.1, Surround Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French).

English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video.

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