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The Resource Battle of the sexes, produced by Danny Boyle, Christian Colson, Robert Graf ; written by Simon Beaufoy ; directed by Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris, (DVD videorecording)

Battle of the sexes, produced by Danny Boyle, Christian Colson, Robert Graf ; written by Simon Beaufoy ; directed by Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Battle of the sexes
Title
Battle of the sexes
Statement of responsibility
produced by Danny Boyle, Christian Colson, Robert Graf ; written by Simon Beaufoy ; directed by Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris
Contributor
Actor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Jonathan Dayton
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • In English, French, or Spanish with optional French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned, Visually described for the blind and visually impaired
PerformerNote
Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Andrea Riseborough, Elisabeth Shue, Bill Pullman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1988-
  • 1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stone, Emma
  • Carell, Steve
  • Riseborough, Andrea
  • Shue, Elisabeth
  • Pullman, Bill
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Billie Jean
  • Riggs, Bobby
  • Tennis players
  • Sexism
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Battle of the sexes, produced by Danny Boyle, Christian Colson, Robert Graf ; written by Simon Beaufoy ; directed by Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 121 min.)
Isbn
9786317078635
Lccn
be2017051196
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543330325
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
11966634
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Battle of the sexes, produced by Danny Boyle, Christian Colson, Robert Graf ; written by Simon Beaufoy ; directed by Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 121 min.)
Isbn
9786317078635
Lccn
be2017051196
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543330325
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
11966634
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
DVD

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