Sarah Palin: You Betcha!
Sarah Palin: You Betcha! (2011)

Nick Broomfield's quest for the real Sarah Palin.A journey across the icy snows of Alaska in mid winter, to meet the school friends, family, and Republican colleagues that in previous days gave their heart, and souls to the charismatic,… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 30, 2011
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Critic Score: 30% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Bill Goodykoontz
Arizona Republic

We don't learn anything really new about Palin's politics or her personality, save for a few details that don't shed much light on her thinking (or lack thereof).

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Kyle Smith
New York Post

Palin texted and chewed gum during meetings -- so what?

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Matthew Turner
ViewLondon

It's severely hampered by a Palin-ordained lack of interview access and ultimately fails to get to grips with its subject.

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Joe Neumaier
New York Daily News

[Makes] her sound simply like an evil Tupperware lady.

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Leba Hertz
San Francisco Chronicle

Probably the scariest movie you will see all year.

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Tim Robey
Daily Telegraph

Broomfield goes at the subject with his customary dogged stoicism, which is never less than good fun, but this is one Columbo episode where the culprit barely needed help being brought to task.

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Stephen Whitty
Newark Star-Ledger

Like his subject, Broomfield prefers flash to facts.

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A.O. Scott
New York Times

It feels warmed over, devoid of urgency and, in spite of Mr. Broomfield's on-camera displays of doggedness, lacking in curiosity.

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Prairie Miller
NewsBlaze

UK filmmaker Nick Broomfield penetrates Palin's in absentia bubbly facade to uncover the right wing evangelical politician's connections to the Koch Brothers, Rupert Murdoch, the Tea Party and intimations of the Antichrist.

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Flixster Audience Score: 62% Flixster User Reviews
Anthony Lawrie
I can't say I learnt more than I had already read about Sarah Palin but I did appreciate Nick Broomfield's less silly approach that he has been guilty… More
Thomas Bowler
Scary as hell. Full review later.