The Resource Battle of the sexes, 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, (videorecording)

Battle of the sexes, 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, (videorecording)

Label
Battle of the sexes
Title
Battle of the sexes
Statement of 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
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • 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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some sexual content and partial nudity
Language note
English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); closed captioned; described video
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B3885 2017
PerformerNote
Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Andrea Riseborough, Sarah Silverman, Bill Pullman, Alan Cumming, Elisabeth Shue, Austin Stowell, Natalie Morales
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1988-
  • 1964-
  • 1963-
  • 1981-
  • 1965-
  • 1984-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stone, Emma
  • Faris, Valerie
  • Dayton, Jonathan
  • Beaufoy, Simon
  • Colson, Christian
  • Boyle, Danny
  • Graf, Robert
  • Carell, Steve
  • Riseborough, Andrea
  • Silverman, Sarah
  • Pullman, Bill
  • Cumming, Alan
  • Shue, Elisabeth
  • Stowell, Austin
  • Morales, Natalie
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • TSG Entertainment
  • Decibel Films
  • Cloud Eight Films
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Billie Jean
  • Riggs, Bobby
  • Tennis players
  • Tennis
  • Sexism
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Battle of the sexes, 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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1012493977
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
COMEDY 791.4361 BATTLE ; XX-FF ; 1DVD/1AW ; DVS ; [A17MD061, #1, 45@29.99, LAP/RT ]
Other control number
024543330325
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1012493977
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 (English), English descriptive audio 5.1, Surround Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Battle of the sexes, 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, (videorecording)
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1012493977
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
COMEDY 791.4361 BATTLE ; XX-FF ; 1DVD/1AW ; DVS ; [A17MD061, #1, 45@29.99, LAP/RT ]
Other control number
024543330325
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1012493977
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 (English), English descriptive audio 5.1, Surround Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French)
Video recording format
DVD

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