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7 Iconic Comedies Set in Small Cities (And Where They Were Really Filmed)

A behind-the-scenes guide to the cities that inspired your favorite comedies.

If you’ve ever wondered if there’s really a Callahan Auto Parts, or where Ferris Bueller went to school (you know, when he wasn’t too sick to go), this epic virtual road trip is for you. We’ve outlined where seven classic comedies were set, where they were actually filmed, some must-see (and must-’Gram) stops along the way, and why the cities they depict are absolutely worth a real-life visit.

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