'Battle of the Sexes' Serves up Bland Drama
28 Sep 2017 // 6:00 AM
Co-directors Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris capture the atmosphere of a tumultuous time, but this complicated story winds up a frustrating hodgepodge of tantalizing ideas and unconvincing drama.
'Battle of the Sexes' Whiffs the Serve
25 Sep 2017 // 3:30 AM
This easy-rock dramatization of the 1973 blockbuster match between Billie Jean King and past-his-prime champ Bobby Riggs has its moments but can’t capture the liberating drama of the moment.