11 Best Shows Like Northern Exposure ...

11 Best Shows Like Northern Exposure ...

If you liked this one , you will probably love these too! In this collection we highlight some of the best films that share a very similar premise to 'Gilmore Girls', and are worth checking out.

1. State and Main (2000)

1h 42m Comedy Drama

A movie crew invades a small town whose residents are all too ready to give up their values for showbiz glitz.

2. Mapp & Lucia (2014)

1h Drama Comedy

1930s comedy drama based on EF Benson's novels, about the rivalry between two women in a quaint village.

3. Mystery, Alaska (1999)

1h 59m Drama Comedy

In Mystery, Alaska, life revolves around the legendary Saturday hockey game at the local pond. But everything changes when the hometown team unexpectedly gets booked in an exhibition match against the New York Rangers. When quirky small-towners, slick promoters and millionaire athletes come together.

4. Local Hero (1983)

1h 51m Comedy Drama

An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected.

5. Scrubs (2001)

24m Comedy Drama

In the unreal world of Sacred Heart Hospital, John "J.D." Dorian learns the ways of medicine, friendship and life.

6. The Indian Doctor (2010)

45m Drama Comedy

The Indian Doctor is a British television drama set in the summer of 1963. Produced by Rondo Media and Avatar Productions, it was first broadcast on BBC One in 2010. The most recent series began on 27 February 2012 and concluded on 2 March. It is a period comedy drama starring Sanjeev Bhaskar as an Indian doctor who finds work in a South Wales mining village.

7. Ballykissangel (1996)

50m Comedy Drama

Ballykissangel is a BBC television drama set in Ireland, produced in-house by BBC Northern Ireland. The original story revolved around a young English Roman Catholic priest as he became part of a rural community. It ran for six series, which were first broadcast on BBC One in the United Kingdom from 1996 to 2001.

8. Doc Hollywood (1991)

1h 44m Comedy Romance

After leaving Washington D.C. hospital, plastic surgeon Ben Stone heads for California, where a lucrative practice in Beverly Hills awaits. After a car accident, he's sentenced to perform as the community's general practitioner.

9. The Grass Harp (1995)

1h 47m Comedy Drama Family

Based on the novel by Truman Capote, this often-witty coming-of-age drama looks at a young man growing up with an unusual family in the Deep South in the 1940s.

10. Diggers (2006)

1h 36m Comedy Drama

Diggers is a coming-of-age story directed by Katherine Dieckmann. It portrays four working-class friends who grow up in The Hamptons, on the South Shore of Long Island, New York, as clam diggers in 1976. Their fathers were clam diggers as well as their grandfathers before them. They must cope with and learn to face the changing times in both their personal lives and their neighborhood.

11. Cheers (1982)

24m Comedy

The story about a blue-collar Boston bar run by former sports star Sam Malone and the quirky and wonderful people who worked and drank there.

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