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Tales of the City (1993– )

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TV Mini-series | 360 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance

The stories of several colorful characters living in San Francisco. Based on the book by Armistead Maupin (Is A Man I Dreamt Up).
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Updated May 29, 1993

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Jan 10, 1994 (United States)

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8.7 / 10 | 2,139 votes