|Film: Battle of the Sexes|
Event Type: Film Program|
Age Group(s): Adults
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the womenís movement, the 1973 tennis match between womenís world champion Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and ex-menís-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) was billed as the BATTLE OF THE SEXES and became one of the most watched televised sports events of all time, reaching 90 million viewers around the world.
Part of Crandall Public Library's Women's History Month series
Location: Christine L. McDonald Community Room