Transcript for Insomniac Theater: 'Kingsman' and 'Battle of the Sexes'
Frank has decided to join us yes up next here today just because he wanted part of the script just pretty 4 of us this morning with us king's men the golden circle it is. Asked sequel to the action spy comedy series and it finds a members of the elite spy organization. Now reaching out for new allies in America to battle a ruthless you and. Today marks the beginning a new age thing. Finishing. To the king's men. Chronicle they have a say the world situation. Welcome to state and your American code. Working sadness death a few students. Yes so the star studded film jam packed with heavy hitters says Colin Firth and threw him more. That was telling buried and the glasses and even Elton John. It's not gaining traction with the critics they're giving in only 50% flat out rob tomatoes. Katie Walsh calls it a truly cynical painfully retrograde pastiche of meaningless pop nostalgia wrapped around a nonsensical plot sprinkled with a dusting of repulsive sexism fun wow I'd like it. You had me at fund the Peter Travers our colleague says that even when it stops making sense king's men is unstoppable. Global fund to those I don't think it's fun it's still think it's and everything else though is just. Ridiculous and ambulances at the first so good though I like the person who's monitoring parent well next up battle of the sexes starring Emma Stone and Steve Carell it's based on the 1973 tennis match between Billie Jean king and Bobby Riggs. One of the most watched television sports events of all time. King that was struggling with equal pay and her own sexuality Riggs was in a desperate bid to preserve the glories of the past. And. Ladies and gentlemen this is customers while stating that he has a lot of work easily. We're. How. Did not pay more in his battle worse couldn't even humans. Ladies number one I'm a chance why would I lose put him sensors can't play tennis. On the but the shot back chauvinist. We're journalists staying. Right have like when the boxers go ahead to hand it had a better determine whether. And the critics by the way aren't loving battle of the sexes giving it a salad 88% certified fresh on rotten tomatoes. Peter to Bruce writes it should appeal to both audiences old enough to remember and those curious to know more. Peter Travers says laugh all you want at battle of the sexes it's joke you still can't laugh off. And many are saying that she'll get Oscar nomination for that as big Emma Stone. I'm happy here.
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