TV Movie | TV-MA | | Biography, Drama, History
The main storyline of this film revolves around the recruiting of the Vice Presidential running mate Alaskan Governor Sarah Palin (Julianne Moore) to the 2008 U.S. American GOP / Republican Party Presidential Race of Senator John McCain (Ed Harris). Jay Roach had previously directed a movie called Mystery, Alaska (1999).
I can't trust Obama. I've read about him and he's not a... he's a... he's a Arab. He's not an Americ...
John McCain: No, ma'am. No, ma'am. He's a decent family man citizen who I just happen to have some disagreements with on certain fundamental issues. And ...
In a bedroom scene, Julianne Moore's Sarah Palin is wearing the third jersey of the National Hockey League's Colorado Avalanche. This jersey was officially announced more than a year later on November 12, 2009 making it an anachronism for her character to be wearing it in 2008 during the Presidential campaign.