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3.3
1,806 Ratings

Pleasantville

Directed by Gary Ross
United States, 1998
Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

Synopsis

Two 1990’s teenagers find themselves in a 1950’s sitcom where their influence begins to profoundly change that complacent world.

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Pleasantville Directed by Gary Ross

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1999 | 2 nominations including: Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

2000 | Nominee: Best Music, Original Dramatic Score

Critics reviews

A movie of unique ideological derangement that simultaneously demands and defies precise decoding, Pleasantville can be located only superficially in the area sketched out by Robert Zemeckis’s Back to the Future trilogy and the Spielbergian nostalgia that gave rise to it.
November 06, 1998
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