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'Battle of the Sexes' is a Totally Adequate Docudrama That Needed a Female Screenwriter

In the opening sequence of Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris’s Battle of the Sexes, Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) gets a phone call from President Nixon, congratulating her for winning her “Grand Slam” title. 972 more words


CONTEST: Win Advance Passes to see BATTLE OF THE SEXES

Courtesy of Fox Searchlight, we’re giving viewers in Toronto, Vancouver, and Calgary the opportunity to win passes to an advance screening of BATTLE OF THE SEXES… 261 more words


‘Battle Of The Sexes’ Directors Discuss If The Film Is Secretly About Hillary And Trump

The plan was to meet Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris – the directors of Battle of the Sexes, who lit the world on fire with their directorial debut 11 years ago, Little Miss Sunshine – at a hotel restaurant in Toronto. 1,836 more words

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Movie Reviews of films that will be playing at TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival) in 2017. Go to TIFF 2017 Movie Reviews and read reviews of films showing at the festival. 286 more words

Oscar Watch: Battle of the Sexes

Another widely anticipated Oscar hopeful was served up at the Telluride Film Festival as Battle of the Sexes has screened. The film is centered on the 1973 tennis match between Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) and comes from  168 more words


Little Miss Sunshine

“There are two kinds of people in this world: winners and losers.”

In modern society, there’s a lot of emphasis placed on winning, while failing is an uncomfortable subject we don’t talk much about. 573 more words


Δείτε την εντυπωσιακή μεταμόρφωση της Emma Stone στο τρέιλερ του 'Battle of the Sexes'.

Το Battle of the Sexesη ταινία με πρωταγωνιστές την Emma Stone και τον Steve Carell που συν-σκηνοθέτησαν ο Jonathan Dayton και η … 12 more words