Fixing Pete (2011)

TV Movie  |   |  Comedy, Romance  |  7 January 2012 (USA)
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.8/10 from 348 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 2 critic

Ashley is a journalist and does makeovers for a TV show. Her editor offers her the job of being the editor of a new fashion supplement, provided she does a makeover on a sports writer, who is an uncouth, loudmouthed, sexist slob.


0Check in
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Undercover Bridesmaid (TV Movie 2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A bodyguard must go undercover to protect a tycoon's daughter from death threats before her big wedding day.

Director: Matthew Diamond
Stars: Brooke Burns, Gregory Harrison, Nicole Paggi
Wedding Planner Mystery (TV Movie 2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Wedding Planner Mystery follows the exploits of a quirky but lovable event planner who makes murder as fun as can be. Homicide doesn't follow our heroine; she seeks it out. Using her circle... See full summary »

Director: Ron Oliver
Stars: Erica Durance, Andrew W. Walker, Brandon Beemer
The Seven Year Hitch (TV Movie 2012)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Two best friends accidentally take their relationship to the next level and suddenly find themselves saying 'I do.'

Director: Bradford May
Stars: Natalie Hall, Darin Brooks, Frances Fisher
The Gourmet Detective (TV Movie 2015)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

In "The Gourmet Detective," a culinary whiz uses his mastery of food, drink and cooking to solve crimes of the culinary world.

Director: Scott Smith
Stars: Dylan Neal, Brooke Burns, Matthew Kevin Anderson
June in January (TV Movie 2014)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A newly engaged bride dreamed of her wedding day with her late mother for her entire life, and is looking forward to planning every perfect detail to honor her mom's memory. But her special... See full summary »

Director: Mark Griffiths
Stars: Brooke D'Orsay, Wes Brown, Marilu Henner
Accidentally in Love (TV Movie 2011)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Eddie Avedon's shot at a prestigious movie part, his ticket out of playing Mulligan the bunny in a children's TV show, is ruined after a car accident with single mother Annie Benchley, ... See full summary »

Director: David Burton Morris
Stars: Jennie Garth, Ethan Erickson, Fred Willard
I Married Who? (TV Movie 2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

Straight-laced Jordan (Martin) is about to marry her perfect match, Peter (Snedeker) a clean-cut ambitious attorney. Before she walks down the aisle, Jordan and her best friends, Claire (... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Connor
Stars: Kellie Martin, Ethan Erickson, Bess Armstrong
Perfect Match (2015)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Forced to work together, two event planners learn that opposites can produce the most unexpected results.

Director: Ron Oliver
Stars: Danica McKellar, Paul Greene, Linda Gray
I Do, I Do, I Do (TV Movie 2015)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

An architect relives her disastrous wedding day over and over until she discovers what she really wants in life.

Director: Ron Oliver
Stars: Autumn Reeser, Antonio Cupo, Shawn Roberts
Surprised by Love (TV Movie 2015)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The story of a young businesswoman who tries to convince her uptight parents to accept her current boyfriend and instead finds herself falling for an old high school flame.

Director: Robert Iscove
Stars: Patti Allan, Hilarie Burton, Paul Campbell
The Wishing Well (TV Movie 2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Ambitious big city reporter arrives in a small town to write about its legendary wishing well. She writes a shoddy article, thinking it's all a joke, but throws in a coin and wishes to be happy, just for the fun of it. Magic happens.

Director: David Jackson
Stars: Jordan Ladd, Jason London, Ernest Borgnine
Flower Girl (TV Movie 2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Dr. Evan Cooper is the ideal match, on paper and according to her grandmother Rose Durham and friends, including an equally pushy wedding planner, for florist Laurel Haverford, who fears to... See full summary »

Director: Bradford May
Stars: Marla Sokoloff, Marion Ross, Kieren Hutchison


Cast overview, first billed only:
Mrs. Friedlander
Freedom ...
Jim (as Freedom Bridgewater)
Stage Manager (as Eva Simone Fisher)


Award-winning sports columnist Pete is quite pleased with his slightly sleazy frat boy image and frolicking life style. Alas, the owner forces him to allow ambitious TV fashionista Ashley, who is used to perfectly-groomed fiancé Christopher, to give Pete a makeover by the launch of his book, as his slouchy look won't do on promotion tour. His buddy Marty tests the dating potential. Learning about each-other's worlds, they may even fall in love. Written by KGF Vissers

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Comedy | Romance





Release Date:

7 January 2012 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cambio radical  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


See  »

Did You Know?


When Pete first picks up his chili burger, there are already large bites out of it. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Not perfect, but wonderful and feel-good
8 January 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Not perfect, but wonderful and feel-good. It is the kind of movie you can enjoy alone (even if you're single!) - you don't have to have a date to enjoy it. It is a good movie for a single hopeless romantic. The beginning half had some moments of incredibly brilliant scripting (I laughed or chuckled several times during the movie). The latter half took some stretching of our ability to believe and somewhat less brilliant scripting, BUT, it was always feel-good and good-natured throughout. Generally compassionate and considerate characters throughout as well. So 1.75 thumbs up from me. I was impressed with all of the actors' abilities as the movie progressed. And I am left smiling after the movie and in a good mood! So overall, it was good.

8 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Love Dylan Bruno rak39
If he had inuenced her goo-goo-ga-ga
Discuss Fixing Pete (2011) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: