Pleasantville (1998) Filming Locations
Many locations scattered throughout the Los Angeles area were used in the production of the classic film including Blondie street located on the back-lot of Warner Bros in Burbank, California
3 separate locations were used as the town of Pleasantville.
view on google earth: 1326 Blondie Street, Burbank, CA 91505
Pleasantville town location #3 is Malibu State Creek Park in Calabasas, California. Downtown Pleasantville was a massive set that was erected in an empty field on the property. The whole town and scenes such as the Gas Station were all filmed here on the property.
google street view: 1925 Las Virgenes Rd, Calabasas, CA 91302
The internal scenes of Mr. Johnson’s Malt shop where David works is actually Lala’s Creamery located in Petaluma, California
Reese Witherspoon and Tobey Maguire are right outside the building’s exterior in a few scenes.
Where is the soda shop seen below? Got a Tip?
The Barber Shop seen in the film – Got a Tip?
Where is Pleasantville High School?
2 High Schools can be seen in the movie. The first one is Valencia High School located in Santa Clarita, California. Many of the beginning scenes in color were filmed inside the gym, classrooms, and hallways.
google street view: 27801 Dickason Dr, Santa Clarita, CA 91355
Pleasantville High School # 2 is John Burroughs High School on West Clark Ave in Burbank, California
The Basketball gym scenes were all filmed in the St. Anthony High School gym in Long Beach.
Fun Film Facts: American Pie Wedding and the 2005 version of The Longest Yard were filmed here at St. Anthony High School.
Written By: Gary Ross
First Published: Oct 28, 2016, 15:59