• The Ant Bully (2006)

The Ant Bully

Release Date: July 28th, 2006

DVD Release Date: November 28th, 2006

PG |1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary

Tired of weathering constant attacks on their colony, ants shrink a destructive boy, named Lucas (Zach Tyler Eisen), to their size and sentence him to live among them until he learns the errors of his ways. Guided by his insect guardians (Julia Roberts, Regina King, Bruce Campbell), Lucas discovers a world he never knew existed and soon joins forces with his new friends to combat an exterminator (Paul Giamatti) who threatens their colony.

Cast: Zachery Tyler, Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep, Nicolas Cage, Paul Giamatti, Regina King, Bruce Campbell, Lily Tomlin

Director: John A. Davis

Genres: Fantasy , Children , Animated , Adventure

Production Co: Legendary Pictures, DNA Films, Playtone Productions, Warner Bros.

Distributors: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Amusing, Heartwarming, Moving, Witty, Friendship, Growing up, Sister

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Jack MathewsNew York Daily News

    While "Cars" may have the most elaborate CGI effects of the season, and "Monster House?" the most original character (the house), The Ant Bully can lay claim to the most entertaining story and most rewarding ending. show more

  • 100
    Ruthe SteinSan Francisco Chronicle

    Family entertainment at its best. show more

  • 50
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    Feels anonymously generic and charmlessly mechanical. show more

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