We only get a short look at Julianne Moore as Sarah Palin in this first trailer for the upcoming HBO TV movie Game Change — well, no, that's not actually right. We get a lot of looking in at her shapely legs and smartly cropped jackets, but we only get to hear Moore's performance for a moment. (Sly commentary on what many saw to be an emphasis on Palin's looks over her campaigning skills? Or not-so-sly commentary on Julianne Moore's well-established attractiveness?) But don't let the little details stop you from comparing her interpretation to the most well known pseudo-Palin of them all, Tina Fey.
Here's the trailer, which also features Ed Harris as John McCain and Woody Harrelson as Steve Schmidt:
Here's an SNL skit with Fey as Palin:
And, finally, here's a clip of the former Governor herself:
I know that Fey is meant to be over the top, but at the moment I think I'm going to give her the prize. She manages to capture a certain manic energy that Palin often has when speaking. Of course, Moore will have a much more substantial chance to win the title of Best Sarah Palin Impression back this March when Game Change premiers. Do you think she can beat Fey?