Battle of the Sexes makes its audience feel the weight that rested on King’s shoulders and allows King, the feminist icon, to be seen as an actual human being.
Molly Bloom isn’t just strong; she gets to be the smartest person in the room, no matter how many powerful men are present.
The movie provides an important history lesson, illustrating how people living with physical disabilities were institutionalized well into the twentieth century.
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“I made this film for a lot of reasons, and I feel extremely vulnerable. But I have the right to show my affected experience of the world.”
Filmed both before and after the 2016 presidential election, Clooney admits Suburbicon is a movie coloured by the anger and disillusionment of the people who made it.
I say to every young woman, “ASK. Nine times out of ten, someone will say yes.”