Rhode Island, pay attention: Your favorite film is apparently "Hachi: A Dog's Tale."
A map posted on Reddit earlier this week charts the most popular film set in each state, and some results are surprising, especially for the nation's smallest state.
Based on a true story, "Hachi" debuted in 2009, starring Richard Gere and Joan Allen. It follows a college professor who adopts an abandoned dog with a penchant for waiting at train stations.
The map was compiled using ratings on the Internet Movie Database and "Hachi " received an 8.2 out of 10. But it doesn't exactly have the same blockbuster status as "Dumb and Dumber," which also takes place in Rhode Island.
There are results that make perfect sense. The most popular film set in Nevada, for instance, is
In the rankings, classic films were at no disadvantage. The most popular film in
Only one film was the top-rated in two states. According to the IMDB rankings, the Coen brothers’ 1996 film
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