Enraged, Mandible rushes to kill Cutter, but Z pushes Cutter out of the way and is accidentally tackled into the flooded colony with Mandible, who lands upon a root, killing him on impact. According to Jobs, years later, Katzenberg approached him after the opening of Shrek , and insisted that he had never heard the pitch for A Bug’s Life , reasoning that his settlement with Disney would have given him a share of the profits if that were so. Archived from the original on July 14, Retrieved July 13, To see Bala again, Z exchanges places with his soldier friend Weaver and joins the army, where he befriends Barbatus, a staff sergeant. Bala warns the ants at the ceremony, while Z goes to the tunnel exit to stop the workers but fails, and the water leaks in.

I think – I think you’re thinking of someone else. A direct-to-video sequel was in development at DreamWorks at the time of the release of Antz. Haven’t I seen you somewhere before? David Price writes in his book The Pixar Touch that a rumor, “never confirmed”, was that Katzenberg had given PDI “rich financial incentives to induce them to whatever it would take to have Antz ready first, despite Pixar’s head start”. Retrieved April 22, Archived from the original on May 27,

Katzenberg suddenly moved the opening of Antz from March to Octoberin order to successfully beat A Bug’s Life into cinemas.

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Escape 2 Africa Monsters vs. It begs the question – how much better can a straight-digital transfer of CGI animation be like that of the forthcoming A Bug’s Lifeversus a top-flight, telecine film transfer like this one?


Antz premiered on September 19,at the Toronto International Film Festival[10] and was released theatrically in the United States on October 2, Well, maybe, then again, maybe not, and then again However, Colonel Cutter, Mandible’s second-in-command, becomes concerned about Mandible’s plans.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Retrieved April 22, As the release dates for both films approached, Disney executives concluded that Pixar should keep quiet on Antz and the feud concerning DreamWorks.

Antz / Characters – TV Tropes

Geeneral July 13, Harry Gregson-Williams and John Powell. Retrieved January 8, Do we need to go through with this? Ended Toonsylvania Invasion America Alienators: A Bug’s Life was more family-friendly and lighthearted in tone and story. Along the way he finds Bala held captive in Mandible’s office.

King of Dreams Shrek Spirit: Dinotrux since Home: A direct-to-video sequel was in development at DreamWorks at the time of the release of Antz. The Story of Dueling Bug Movies”. Films by Chris Weitz. Archived from the original on May 27, DreamWorks pushed Prince of Egypt to the Christmas season and the studio had decided not to begin full marketing for Antz until after Prince of Egypt was released. Th-this is not how it looks. Cutter, you’re a fine officer. Secretly irate, Mandible congratulates him and introduces him to the Queen.


Allen himself made some uncredited rewrites to the script, to make the dialogue better fit his style of comedic timing.

AFI’s 10 Top 10 [45]. I think – I think you’re thinking of someone else.

Antz – Wikiquote

And each soldier knows that he’s willing to live for the colony, to fight for the colony, to die for the colony. Eric Darnell Tim Johnson. Wikiquote has quotations related to: Antz Nutty Professor II: This page was last edited on 24 Februaryat At the base of a tree near nightfall, Z realizes he is marching into battle.

Retrieved August 26, Photos 6 Quotes 8. After various misadventures, Z and Bala find Insectopia, a human waste-bin overfilled with decaying food. Antz in the end seemed to be more geared towards older audiences, featuring moderate violence, mild sexual innuendoes, and profanity, as well as social and political satire.

Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV mandkble on your phone or tablet! Cutter, did you hear me? Archived from the original on December 18,