Pleasantville Image
Metascore
71

Generally favorable reviews - based on 32 Critics

User Score
8.7

Universal acclaim- based on 46 Ratings

Summary: In Gary Ross' daring modern fairy tale Pleasantville, an entire fictional town is granted a chance to experience the comedies, and dangers of real life. In this fantastical adventure, two late 20th Century teenagers (Maguire, Witherspoon) accidentally bring living color to a mysterious suburb trapped in a black-and-white 50's utopia -- and set off a revolution. (New Line Cinema)
Runtime: 124 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for some thematic elements emphasizing sexuality, and for language.
Production: New Line Cinema
Genres: Drama, Fantasy, Comedy
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Mar 23, 1999
Director Credit
Gary Ross Director
Writer Credit
Gary Ross Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Jeff Daniels Bill Johnson
Joan Allen Betty Parker
Tobey maguire David
Cast Credit
Denise Dowse Health Teacher
Don Knotts TV Repairman
Giuseppe Andrews Howard
J.T. Walsh Big Bob
Jane Kaczmarek David's Mom
Jenny Lewis Christin
Marissa Ribisi Kimmy
Marley Shelton Margaret Henderson
McNally Sagal Science Teacher
Paul Morgan Stetler College Counselor
Reese Witherspoon Jennifer
William H. Macy George Parker
Producer Credit
Allen Alsobrook Co-Producer
Allison Thomas Co-Producer
Andy Borowitz Co-Producer
Bob Degus Producer
Edward Lynn Co-Producer
Gary Ross Producer
Jon Kilik Producer
Mary Parent Executive Producer
Michael De Luca Executive Producer
Robin Bissell Associate Producer
Steven Soderbergh Producer
Susan Borowitz Co-Producer
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