Toronto Film Festival Kicks Off With "Borg/McEnroe"

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Published on September 8, 2017 - Duration: 00:39s

Toronto Film Festival Kicks Off With "Borg/McEnroe"

The Toronto International Film Festival kicked off on Thursday with the tale of the real-life tennis court rivalry between John McEnroe and Björn Borg.

The film stars Shia LaBeouf as the fiery John McEnroe and Sverrir Gudnason as the Swedish champion.

The epic 1980s match was one of the most heated games in tennis history.

In a news conference for the film, director Janus Metz said, “Their rivalry had something universal that transcended the sport.

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Toronto Film Festival Kicks Off With "Borg/McEnroe"

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