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: August 3, 2012
DVD Release Date: March 11, 2013
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Critic Score: 84% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

Earnest if rough-around-the-edges ...

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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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MaryAnn Johanson
Flick Filosopher

Meet the people with the temerity live on land Trump wanted before he got there. Trump's behavior in Aberdeenshire, as documented by Baxter, is a microcosm of Trump's awfulness overall.

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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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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