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Not Quite Legendary: The Infamous King-Riggs Match Gets a Merely So-So Treatment With ‘Battle of the Sexes’

Usually reliable directors Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Farris (Little Miss Sunshine, Ruby Sparks) somehow manage to make the story of Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs’ infamous early 1970s tennis match quite boring. In Battle of the Sexes, King is played by Emma Stone, who brings a nice warmth to the role of King, one […]