New Yorker and new doctor Zoe Hart accepts an offer from a stranger, Dr. Harley Wilkes, to work in his medical practice in Bluebell, Alabama. She arrives to find he has died and left half the practice to her in his will.

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Fast-talking New Yorker and brand new doctor 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 accept an offer from a stranger, Dr. Harley Wilkes, to work with him at his small practice in Bluebell, Alabama. Zoe arrives in this small Gulf Coast town only to find that Harley has passed away and left his half of the medical practice to her in his will. Written by Anonymous

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When shows are shown overseas the titles are rarely exact translations of the English one, especially as it is often hard to translate a pun of an idiomatic expression, like this show's title. In other countries the titles (translated into English) include: "A Choice of the Heart" (Brazil); "The Southern Heart" (Serbia); "Heartland" (Finland); "Doctor in Alabama" (Portugal)"; Doctor of Hearts" (Hungary); "Zoe Hart from the Southern State" (Russia). See more »

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26 September 2011 | by See all my reviews

I started this series mostly due to my liking of Rachel Bilson. I liked her acting in "The O.C". So I started without any expectations but found it interesting.During the starting scenes it reminded me of StarsHollow in Gilmore Girls.

After watching the first episode I can say that I found an alternative to one of my favourite shows.Without witty dialogues and cultural references(God! I miss those) it reminds me very much of Gilmore Girls."Blue Bells" is very similar town to Starshollow with it's own perks.The acting is good, I hope it will turn okay.

It is recommended to all the GG fans.


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