Transcript for 'Game Change' and Sarah Palin: Facts vs. Fiction
Both friends and foes of Sarah Palin are Manning their battle stations already debating the fairness of a movie. That is running this weekend on HBO it is based on didn't change the best selling book. That depicted Sarah Palin -- wildly and prepared for her 2008 run for vice president. ABC's Jake Tapper got a sneak peek. There at the fancy premiere along with White House aides and senior staffers from the Romney and Santorum campaigns with actress Julianne Moore. -- plays Sarah Palin. -- -- -- Moore says he's -- the governor's access to Palin's father originally from Idaho. The accuracy of the film more so than the accent is in hot dispute. It portrays the former governor as a charismatic campaign. Who initially provided a big boost to the -- McCain campaign. Then proved utterly unprepared for the job of running and zone for. Respect and Palin gives the movie -- thumbs down. The movie is based on a false narrative -- you can see in the trailer. -- -- I'm gonna watch it so how does the film stacked up against the thing. The film defends Palin on the infamous 150000. Dollar wardrobe bill for her and her family saying it was a campaign staff messed up not candidates call its which both sides things. True that film depicts a foreign policy tutorial in which Palin is taught who America's enemies were in world war two's. But one of the two foreign policy experts in the room today told ABC news. That was nonsense and never happens director Jay Roach and screenwriter Danny Strong with whom I work as a consultant on the HBO movie recount insists the film is fair how do you avoid. Only telling one side of the story there were 25 interviews so I spoke to all these different people in the McCain Palin campaign. And at the script is a combination of all -- story. -- Diane in an email to ABC news in response to the film Governor Palin told me quote I believe my family has the right priorities and knows what really matters for instance. Our son called from Afghanistan yesterday and he sounded good and that's what matters. Being in the good graces of Hollywood's team Obama is not on the top of my last -- and emailed directly -- -- thank you change.
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