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Battle of the sexes summary of box office results, charts and release information and related links. Directed by jonathan dayton, valerie faris with emma stone, steve carell, andrea riseborough, sarah silverman the true story of the 1973 tennis match between world. Billie jean king, emma stone relive historic moment known as the battle of the sexes, when king beat bobby riggs in 1973 tennis match on national tv. There is plenty to fight about in “battle of the sexes” the title refers to the tennis match that took place in 1973, at the astrodome, in houston, where billie.
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A new movie, battle of the sexes (in select theaters friday, wide release next week), delves into the match with a feel-good hollywood vibe that touches on issues. The true story behind emma stone and steve carell's battle of the sexes, in theaters now. Battle of the sexes synopsis the electrifying 1973 tennis match between world number one billie jean king (emma stone) and ex-champ and serial hustler bobby riggs.
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