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An OK Christmas Film from Hallmark
14 July 2015 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

What to say about The Wishing Tree (not to be confused with the Showtime movie of the same name)? Well, it's not one of Hallmark's greatest Christmas films, but it was OK.

On the plus side, the plot was decent and the acting from the actors was pretty good. On the minus side, the human characterizations was not too good and needs more work.

I will admit, I did felt uncomfortable during many of the scenes in the film, even the scene where Teryl Rothery's character said she won't forgive the boy for what he did to the Wishing Tree.

Despite these problems, The Wishing Tree is still an OK Christmas film, though it's definitely a holiday film worth watching once.


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