Also starring Woody Harrelson and Ed Harris
From director Jay Roach and writer Danny Strong, the Emmy®-winning team behind HBO Films' Recount
TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2012 /CNW/ - HBO Canada, a multiplex channel of Corus Entertainment's Movie Central (Western Canada) and Astral's The Movie Network (Eastern Canada), pulls back the curtain on the intense human drama
surrounding John McCain's 2008 presidential run in the HBO Films
Presentation, Game Change. Based on the bestselling book by Mark Halperin and John Heilemann, the
film follows the McCain campaign trail from the selection of Alaska
Governor Sarah Palin as vice presidential running mate to their defeat
in the general election. Game Change premieres Saturday, March 10 at 9 p.m. ET/MT on HBO Canada, day-and-date with HBO in the U.S.
Game Change stars Julianne Moore as Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, Woody Harrelson as McCain strategist Steve Schmidt and Ed Harris as Arizona Senator John McCain. Offering a unique glimpse into the
inner workings of the historic campaign, the story is told through the
eyes of Schmidt, the man who most championed Palin for the ticket. The
film reveals the uncertainty surrounding the decisions made behind
closed doors, and examines the chain of events that would determine the
leadership of the country.
To view the complete release, please visit The Movie Network's media
room or Movie Central's press site at http://press.astral.com/tmn/ or http://mediacentre.corusent.com.
SOURCE Movie Central
For further information:
The Movie Network (Eastern Canada)
Movie Central (Western Canada)