"Game Change" follows the 2008 Presidential Campaign of John McCain (Ed Harris). With his running mate, Alaska Governor Sarah Palin (Julianne Moore), scandals lead to their defeat in the election. Along side them is Steve Schmidt (Woody Harrelson), McCain's senior strategist for his campaign.
The show is based on the bestseller by the same name written by Mark Halperin and John Heilemann. Directed by Jay Roach and written by Danny Stron (Recount), "Game Change" is a made-for-HBO movie that dives into the lives and intimate details of the life of the politician who went against Barack Obama.