The Christmas Tree is a 1996 ABC television film directed by Sally Field.
A story about a forming friendship between an elderly nun, Sister Anthon (Julie Harris), and New York's Rockefeller Center's head gardener Richard Reilly (Andrew McCarthy), who wants to fell a tree she's been growing for decades and move it to New York City for Christmas display.
Julie Harris as Sister Anthony
Trini Alvarado as Beth
Andrew McCarthy as Richard Reilly
Betty Aberlin as Sister Sarah
Jessica Hecht as Sister Mary
Anne Pitoniak as Mother Superior Frances
Colin Quinn as Tom