You've Been Trumped
You've Been Trumped (2012)

In this David and Goliath tale for the 21st Century, a group of proud Scottish homeowners take on Donald Trump, as the tycoon prepares to destroy one of Britain's last stretches of coastal wilderness by building a luxury golf resort. As… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 11, 2013
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Stanley Kauffmann
The New Republic

Anthony Baxter gives us a vivid documentary called You've Been Trumped that treats [Donald Trump] as a smooth, credible, inevitable historical force.

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Kenneth Turan
Los Angeles Times

"You've Been Trumped" is a potent study of the intimidating power of money not in theory but on the ground, an examination of how a wealthy man with a boundless sense of entitlement can strong-arm all opposition without really breaking a sweat.

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Liam Maguren
Flicks.co.nz

Going into this film guarantees one thing: you will be provoked.

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J. R. Jones
Chicago Reader

If you still have any questions about the personal character of Donald Trump, check out this muckraking British documentary.

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John DeFore
Hollywood Reporter

Underdogs stand their ground in Anthony Baxter's modest but revealing doc.

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Sarah Boslaugh
PopMatters

You've Been Trumped follows the progress of Trump's monstrosity ... and it's a horror show to top anything you've ever seen in a Saturday night creature feature.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

I imagine Trump's idea of beauty is the antiseptic tackiness of the tinfoil towers he erects around the world.

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Mary Elizabeth Williams
Salon.com

As Baxter demonstrates with agonizing, unflinching clarity, the result was a community and a land that were literally rolled over in the name corporate greed - and with the apparent blessing of the local authorities.

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Marshall Fine
Hollywood & Fine

The star is still Trump. Why this gigantic turd with legs remains the object of fascination to so many speaks unfortunate volumes about the plummeting IQ of the mass audience.

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Daniel Parsons
Angry and convincing polemic/documentary that tackles the gruesome figure of Donald Trump and reveals him to be an even bigger fuckwit of epic twattery than… More