When Billie Beat Bobby
When Billie Beat Bobby (2001)

This 2001 TV docudrama relates the story of tennis' 1973 "Battle of the Sexes" between Wimbledon champions Billie Jean King (Holly Hunter) and Bobby Riggs (Ron Silver), an event considered by many to be an early victory for… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: April 16, 2001
DVD Release Date: August 2, 2005
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Scott Weinberg

Hunter and Silver elevate this game into something pleasantly surprising.

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jay nixon
Enjoyable retelling of a seminal event in the women's movement towards equality is made stronger by having a well cast Holly Hunter and Ron Silver in the… More