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Pleasantville

Need to watch 'Pleasantville' on your TV or mobile device at home? Hunting down a streaming service to buy, rent, download, or view the Gary Ross-directed movie via subscription can be a huge pain, so we here at Moviefone want to do the work for you.

We've listed a number of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription options - along with the availability of 'Pleasantville' on each platform. Now, before we get into the various whats and wheres of how you can watch 'Pleasantville' right now, here are some details about the New Line Cinema comedy flick.

Released October 23rd, 1998, 'Pleasantville' stars Tobey Maguire, Jeff Daniels, Joan Allen, William H. Macy The PG-13 movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 3 min, and received a score of 71 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which collated reviews from 32 well-known critics.

What, so now you want to know what the movie’s about? Here's the plot: "Impressed by high school student David's (Tobey Maguire) devotion to a 1950s family TV show, a mysterious television repairman (Don Knotts) provides him with a means to escape into the black-and-white program with his sister, Jennifer (Reese Witherspoon). While David initially takes to the simplistic, corny world of the show, Jennifer sets about jolting the characters with doses of reality that unexpectedly bring a little color into their drab existence."

'Pleasantville' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on YouTube, Hulu, VUDU, and iTunes Store .