The Makeover
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Hannah Higgins (Julia Stiles) is a smart, driven education consultant. She's so driven she runs for Congress to advance the cause of education reform. Hannah's not a likable candidate, though; her elitism turns off Boston voters, big-time. Hannah and her business partner, Colleen Pickering (Camryn Manheim) don't give up easily. Next election, they recruit a candidate - beer vendor Elliot Doolittle (David Walton) - who definitely is a man-of-the-people. Elliot - whose thick South Boston accent masks considerable intelligence - is the polar opposite of prim-and-proper Hannah. But as… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The result is an adorable and faithful update that spoofs politics, television and Boston while making underlying points about education, class conflict and being oneself."
‑ Gail Pennington, St. Louis Post-Dispatch
"A pleasant enough diversion for a few light-hearted hours, and with a little bit of luck, will help point Hallmark back toward sending the very best."
‑ Brian Lowry, Variety
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