The Battle Of The Sexes (2013) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Battle Of The Sexes (2013)




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A documentary examining the 1973 Bobby Riggs-Billie Jean King tennis showdown spotlighting its importance on the women's movement.


Critic Reviews for The Battle Of The Sexes

All Critics (9) | Top Critics (1)

A smart, gripping and enormously enjoyable parable.

June 25, 2013 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
Time Out
Top Critic

Has much more to do with politics and personality than it does with hitting a ball over a net.

December 20, 2013 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…
Concrete Playground

As fascinating as it is to relive, James Erskine's documentary struggles to make the episode a metaphor for sexism in society - an issue too big to be boiled down to one gender-politics sideshow.

July 2, 2013 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
Total Film

Anyone watching Wimbledon will only have their enjoyment of the game enhanced by this vibrant history lesson. Game, set and match.

June 30, 2013 | Full Review…
Observer (UK)

A witty, inspiring documentary that charts Billie Jean King's drive to put women's tennis on the map.

June 28, 2013 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
London Evening Standard

It is a great story, deftly told and a wonderful testament to what an inspirational figure Billie Jean King has been.

June 28, 2013 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…
Daily Express (UK)

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