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Pleasantville, 1998

Pleasantville
Directed by: Gary Ross
Written by: Gary Ross
Language:  English
Country:  USA
Runtime:  124 min
MPAA Rating:  PG_13
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The mood of Pleasantville is witty, touching, and biting. The plot centers around small town life, Americana, and a "fish out of water". It is a drama, comedy, and fantasy movie. Pleasantville takes place, at least partly, in a small town. It happens in the 1950s. The movie is known for being critically acclaimed and an award winner. Pleasantville is especially suggested for a date night and teens.

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Two modern American teenagers are sucked into their television set and end up living in a black-and-white... more

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Language: English
Country: USA
Release date: October 1998
Runtime: 124 min

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Tobey Maguire Tobey Maguire As David
Reese Witherspoon Reese Witherspoon As Jennifer
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The Onion (A.V. Club)
To concentrate on the minor faults of a fable as beautiful and unusual as Pleasantville would be missing the point.
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Ingenious fantasy.
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one of those movies to watch over and over
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Beautiful aesthetics.
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I'd heard good things about this movie, but watching it for myself, I realized that it'd been completely undersold. This movie starts out as a pretty typical 'fish out of water' comedy, but then quickly evolves into an unexpectedly astute social...
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