About the film
sibling relationship dystopia book burning satire coming of age diner racism black and white bathtub tv show in film masturbation alternate reality magic realism color 1950s tv repairman
Release Date: September 17, 1998
|Slogan||:||«Nothing is as simple as black and white.»|
|Genres||:||Fantasy, Comedy, Drama|
|Production Companies||:||New Line Cinema, Larger Than Life Productions, Juno Pix|
|Producers||:||Debra Zane, Steven Soderbergh, Ellen Lewis, Jon Kilik, Michael De Luca, Gary Ross, Mary Parent|
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.