Geeky teenager David and his popular twin sister, Jennifer, get sucked into the black-and-white world of a 1950s TV sitcom called "Pleasantville," and find a world where everything is peachy keen all the time. But when Jennifer's modern attitude disrupts Pleasantville's peaceful but boring routine, she literally brings color into its life.
- Year: 1998
- Country: United States of America
- Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Drama
- Studio: New Line Cinema, Larger Than Life Productions, Juno Pix
- Keyword: sibling relationship, dystopia, diner, satire, book burning, coming of age, racism, black and white, bathtub, tv show in film, masturbation, alternate reality, magic realism, color, 1950s, tv repairman
- Director: Gary Ross
- Cast: Tobey Maguire, Reese Witherspoon, William H. Macy, Joan Allen, Jeff Daniels, J.T. Walsh