A deputy sheriff is confronted with the unsolved mystery of a half-dozen child kidnappings over the past decade in a small town in Minnesota.
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 Tommy Conroy (8 episodes, 2010)
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 Henley Boone / ... (8 episodes, 2010)
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 Rachel Conroy (8 episodes, 2010)
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 Roger Hobbs (8 episodes, 2010)
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 Georgia Bravin (8 episodes, 2010)
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 Eli 'Root Beer' Rogers (8 episodes, 2010)
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 Andrew Haplin (8 episodes, 2010)
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 John Haplin (8 episodes, 2010)
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 Merritt Grieves (8 episodes, 2010)
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 Peggy Haplin (7 episodes, 2010)
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 Lincoln Stiviletto (7 episodes, 2010)
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 Womper Stiviletto (7 episodes, 2010)
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 Rose Perkins (7 episodes, 2010)
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 Baby Boy Stiviletto (7 episodes, 2010)
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 Joanie Jenkins (7 episodes, 2010)
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 Kelvin Tolliver (7 episodes, 2010)
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 Ronald Stiviletto (7 episodes, 2010)
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 Emma Conroy (7 episodes, 2010)
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 Sheriff Griffin Conroy (6 episodes, 2010)
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 Big Dave Duncan (6 episodes, 2010)
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 Greggy Stiviletto (6 episodes, 2010)
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 Handsome Dan Farmer (6 episodes, 2010)
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 Carol Haplin (6 episodes, 2010)
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 Shell Jenkins / ... (6 episodes, 2010)
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 Irene Vaughn (6 episodes, 2010)
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 Esther Klapman (6 episodes, 2010)
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 Dot Meadows (5 episodes, 2010)
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 Levon (5 episodes, 2010)
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 Carl Bravin (4 episodes, 2010)
Brad Borbridge ...
 Perry Steckler (4 episodes, 2010)
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Haplin, Minnesota "Happy Town" is approaching five years of peace after being riddled for years by unsolved kidnappings. But, in the wake of this small town's first crime in five years, some dark truths are being revealed about some familiar faces. They say every town has its secrets... that doesn't even begin to describe Happy Town. Written by Anonymous

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When filming the "Thawfest" carnival scene for the series pilot, the cast sweltered in their winter coats with the actual temperature hovering above 60 degrees F. The scene location, Montebello Park in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada on April 2, 2009, had been snow-free for almost 2 months. See more »

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traces of NEEDFUL THINGS..
28 April 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Happy Town came as a pleasant surprise, however I just could not help but wonder if the writers dipped their hands into one of Stephen King's creepy classic "NEEDFUL THINGS". Sam Neil's role as "Merritt Grieves", is so seemly similar with Max Von Sydow's sinister "Leland Gaunt". Hey, as long as the formula produces a creepy yet delicious dish for TV. M.C. Gainey who played the Town Sheriff (he also played as the pilot in the movie CON-AIR) was my MVP for the 1st episode, great acting, I would have given it to Sam, but, his role in this series looks wickedly good.The pilot episode started slow BUT soon picked up pace, I am looking forward to next week's show....The ladies living in the B&B resembles a coven, don't you think?


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