The historic 1973 tennis match between middle-aged champion Bobby Riggs and young feminist Billie Jean King.
It's not just the size of your racquet. It's The Way You Swing it.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated PG for language and thematic elements
Did You Know?
Rainn Wilson of "The Office" has a minor role in this film. His "Office" costar, Steve Carell, played the leading role of Bobby Riggs in "Battle of the Sexes" (2017). See more
The customized "Astrobus" that Bobby Riggs was chauffeured in was a 1979 or 1980 Dodge Van, which was manufactured over six years after the King-Riggs tournament in the Houston Astrodome. See more
Woman in Airport
Billie Jean. I just wanted to tell you that you are an inspiration to me. And if you beat Bobby Riggs, I'm gonna ask my boss for a raise.
Billie Jean King
You should ask for it anyway.
Remade as Battle of the Sexes