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- Tobey Maguire
- Reese Witherspoon
- William H. Macy
- Joan Allen
- Jeff Daniels
- J.T. Walsh
- Don Knotts
- Marley Shelton
- Jane Kaczmarek
- Giuseppe Andrews
Did You Know?
- The calendar in the Parkers' front room informs us that the Pleasantville-based portion of the film is set in April 1958. Another calendar in the back room of the soda shop is also for 1958.
- While Mary Sue is explaining sex to her mother, her hair changes between shots.
- David: They're happy like this.
- Jennifer: No, David. Nobody's happy in a poodle skirt and a sweater set.
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The kind of parable that encourages us to re-evaluate the good old days and take a fresh look at the new world we so easily dismiss as decadent.
Not only is Pleasantville a satire, a fantasy, and a visual marvel, but it's the best kind of feel-good movie.