The Resource Battle of the sexes, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Decibel Films/Cloud Eight Films production ; directed by Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris, (videorecording)

Battle of the sexes, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Decibel Films/Cloud Eight Films production ; directed by Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris, (videorecording)

Label
Battle of the sexes
Title
Battle of the sexes
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Decibel Films/Cloud Eight Films production ; directed by Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
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
CaOWLBI
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Described video for the blind and visually impaired
  • English, Spanish or French dialogue; English, Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Andrea Riseborough, Elisabeth Shue, Bill Pullman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1981-
  • 1988-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carell, Steve
  • Dayton, Jonathan.
  • Riseborough, Andrea
  • Shue, Elisabeth.
  • Stone, Emma
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Billie Jean
  • Riggs, Bobby
  • Sexism
  • Sports rivalries
  • Televised tennis matches
  • Tennis players
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Battle of the sexes, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Decibel Films/Cloud Eight Films production ; directed by Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Bonus features: Theatrical feature; Raw footage; Reigniting the rivalry; Billie Jean King; Galleries; Digital
  • Title from container
  • Widescreen (2.39:1)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (121 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543330332
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
2333033
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av02037807
  • 872448
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 DVS, 2.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Battle of the sexes, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Decibel Films/Cloud Eight Films production ; directed by Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Bonus features: Theatrical feature; Raw footage; Reigniting the rivalry; Billie Jean King; Galleries; Digital
  • Title from container
  • Widescreen (2.39:1)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (121 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543330332
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
2333033
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av02037807
  • 872448
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 DVS, 2.0
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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