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The Ant Bully

After being bullied at school and neglected at home, Lucas decides to pick on something more his size. However, the ants of the hill he chooses do not appreciate his unwarranted attack. To help him understand life from their perspective, the industrious insects give the young boy a taste of his own medicine by shrinking him and bringing him into the colony. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: B
Violence: C+
Sexual Content: B+
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: B+
Run Time: 88
Theater Release: 27 Jul 2006
Video Release: 27 Nov 2006
MPAA Rating: PG
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The Ant Bully is rated PG: some mild rude humor and action

Cast: Paul Giamatti, Julia Roberts, Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Regina King
Studio: 2006 Warner Home Video

Detailed Review

It's a classic kind of "kick the dog" retaliation. Big guy picks on little guy. Little guy picks on littler guy. Being the brunt of the neighborhood bully's pranks is… 
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Why Is The Ant Bully Rated PG?

Although The Ant Bully is aimed at children, the film contains plenty of perilous scenes… 
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Talk It Over

After being shrunk and abducted by the insects, what does Lucas learn about the ants?… 
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