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The National Tree (2009)

TV Movie  -  Drama  -  28 November 2009 (USA)
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A teenager has his Sitka Spruce tree chosen to be planted outside the White House as the new national Christmas Tree.

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A teenager has his Sitka Spruce tree chosen to be planted outside the White House as the new national Christmas Tree.

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Just awful
30 November 2009 | by (Deltona, FL USA) – See all my reviews

Bad, even by "Hallmark Movie" standards. Look, I understand that Hallmark have a very specific audience they are trying to reach - but there are many, MANY other movies in this genre that are at least watchable. They do at least TRY to give it a modern edge with some ridiculous chat-room nonsense at the beginning, and our hero the son hams it up to his camcorder for most of the movie. Plus, they do throw in a girlfriend into the mix, and lets not forget the evil corporation trying to kill the tree. Oh no! In end, however, it's yet another rehashing of a "Father-son relationship rekindled" plot (and not a very well done one at that). The movie starts to drown in clichés by the end. Watch it if only for the amusement value, or to make your Mother happy.


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