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Professor Evan Farnsworth is a widower who works tirelessly at a prestigious boarding school in Maine, dedicating all his time to helping his students believe in themselves. Accepting a job to teach the students left behind during Christmas vacation, including talented scholarship student Juliet, nerdy outcast Albert and privileged bad boy Drew, Farnsworth quickly faces a challenge when Drew gets into trouble. Upset his wealthy parents ditched him for a Paris skiing vacation, he takes his anger out on the neighboring town’s ancient Wishing Tree, a bare tree decorated with handwritten notes containing the townspeople’s greatest holiday wishes. A much loved tradition, it doubles as a fundraiser for needy families, depending on donations from eager wish-makers. Drew's troublemaking eventually threatens Farnsworth's job, but with the help of the town and the special Wishing Tree, Farnsworth discovers that anything is possible.

  1. Terry Ingram

    Director

  2. Michael J. Murray

    Writer

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  1. Jason Gedrick

    Jason Gedrick

    Professor Evan Farnsworth

  2. Erica Cerra

    Erica Cerra

    Clarissa Vance

  3. Carrie Genzel

    Carrie Genzel

    Amanda Breen

  4. Richard Harmon

    Richard Harmon

    Andrew Breen

  5. Amitai Marmorstein

    Amitai Marmorstein

    Albert Nevins

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The Wishing Tree
The Wishing Tree

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  • November 11, 2012
    TV

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Original Language English

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