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Christmas Tree, The

Christmas Tree, The

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Sunday, December 22, 1996 9 15 3
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  • Season: 1996-97
  • Network: ABC
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Holiday Special
  • Based On: Christmas Tree, The written by Julie Salamon
  • Misc.: Based On Book/Play

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the book by Julie Salamon. A sheltered, middle aged nun living in a convent since she was five has lovingly cultivated a mighty Norwegian spruce since her childhood. She is unwilling to part with her long time ''friend'' when a landscaped architect selects the tree for Rockefeller Center's holiday display. The unlikely pair eventually form a friendship with the sensitive sister teaching the driven executive a lesson in love and facing one's fears.


Production Company:

  • Walt Disney Telefilms, Fogwood Films

Production Type:

  • In-House
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