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37 TV Shows & Movies That Make You Wish You Grew Up in a Small Town

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If you’ve ever wondered what it feels like to live in a small-town, then this collection of shows and movies is for you. Get wrapped up in the small-town drama, local gatherings and discover an appreciation for the finer things in life.

Sweet Magnolias

Sweet Magnolias

Shows

Lifelong friends Maddie, Helen and Dana Sue lift each other as they juggle relationships, family and careers in the small, Southern town of Serenity.

Hart of Dixie

Hart of Dixie

Shows

New Yorker Zoe Hart has it all figured out - after graduating top of her class from medical school, she'll follow in her father's footsteps and become a cardio-thoracic surgeon. But when her dreams fall apart, Zoe decides to work at a small practice in Bluebell, Alabama.

One Tree Hill

One Tree Hill

Shows

In Tree Hill, North Carolina two half brothers share a last name and nothing else. Brooding, blue-collar Lucas is a talented street-side basketball player, but his skills are appreciated only by his friends at the river court. Popular, affluent Nathan basks in the hero-worship of the town, as the star of his high school team. And both boys are the son of former college ball player Dan Scott whose long ago choice to abandon Lucas and his mother Karen, will haunt him long into his life with wife Deb and their son Nathan.

Gilmore Girls

Gilmore Girls

Shows

Set in the charming town of Stars Hollow, Connecticut, the series follows the captivating lives of Lorelai and Rory Gilmore, a mother/daughter pair who have a relationship most people only dream of.

The Lost Husband

The Lost Husband

Movies

Trying to put her life back together after the death of her husband, Libby and her children move to her estranged Aunt's goat farm in central Texas.

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