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Not So Pleasant ville A Nuclear family was where people could try to satisfy their long-pent-up desires for a more stable marriage a decent home and a chance to really enjoy their children Coontz 59 What makes a family ideal or popularly called nuclear In the movie Pleasantville there is a character named David Tobey Maguire who wants to have this nuclear family and believes he has found the perfect family on a television show titled Pleasantville David believes an ideal family is like the one he watches on television It has a mother and a father two children there is no conflict and that everyone has good morals Davids views change as he comes to the realization Pleasantville is not a perfect society and every generation has it problems This idea of wanting a perfect family comes from watching this television show called Pleasantville His family is made up of a Mother Sister and himself maybe a father that we do not see which is not that bad but he does not think it makes him happy DavidBud wanted to escape his family because he thought there was a better one for him in Pleasantville Like in the autobiography An Indian Story Jack ran away from home one dayJack 110 They both tried to escape to what they thought would be a better family for them David loves it at first but later this nuclear family is not what he thought it would be Jack of An Indian Story is trying to get away from his family which ironically are a mother father and two children He had a happy and successful life living with his Aunt Greta he made it out of high school and going to collegeJack 110 Is there really such a thing as an ideal family David and Jack both find out that ideal families are different things to different people David also thinks there should not be conflict
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