A Bug's Life

A Bug's Life (1998)

An epic presentation of miniature proportions.

  • Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
  • Release Date: 1998-11-25
  • User Rating: 7/10 from 8631 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 35min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Walt Disney Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: John Lasseter
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On behalf of "oppressed bugs everywhere," an inventive ant named Flik hires a troupe of warrior bugs to defend his bustling colony from a horde of freeloading grasshoppers led by the evil-minded Hopper.

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  • Dave Foley

    as Flik (voice)
  • Kevin Spacey

    as Hopper (voice)
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus

    as Atta (voice)
  • Hayden Panettiere

    as Dot (voice)
  • Phyllis Diller

    as Queen (voice)
  • Richard Kind

    as Molt (voice)
  • David Hyde Pierce

    as Slim (voice)
  • Joe Ranft

    as Heimlich (voice)
  • Denis Leary

    as Francis (voice)
  • Jonathan Harris

    as Manny (voice)
  • Madeline Kahn

    as Gypsy Moth (voice)
  • Bonnie Hunt

    as Rosie (voice)
  • Michael McShane

    as Tuck / Roll (voice)
  • John Ratzenberger

    as P.T. Flea (voice)
  • Brad Garrett

    as Dim (voice)
  • Roddy McDowall

    as Mr. Soil (voice)
  • Edie McClurg

    as Dr. Flora (voice)
  • Alex Rocco

    as Thorny (voice)
  • David Ossman

    as Cornelius (voice)
  • Carlos Alazraqui

    as Loco (voice)
  • Jack Angel

    as Thud (voice)
  • Bob Bergen

    as Aphie / Male Ants (voice)
  • Kimberly J. Brown

    as (voice)
  • Rodger Bumpass

    as Harry Mosquito (voice)
  • Anthony Burch

    as Ant Boys (voice)
  • Jennifer Darling

    as Female Ants (voice)
  • Rachel Davey

    as Grasshoppers (voice)
  • Debi Derryberry

    as Baby Maggots (voice)
  • Paul Eiding

    as Male Ants (voice)
  • Jessica Evans

    as Female Ants (voice)
  • Bill Farmer

    as Male Ants (voice)
  • Sam Gifaldi

    as Ants (voice)
  • Brad Hall

    as Grasshopper (voice)
  • Jess Harnell

    as Bus Bettle (voice)
  • Brenden Hickey

    as Ants (voice)
  • Kate Charlotte Hodges

    as Female Ants (voice)
  • Denise Johnson

    as Bug (voice)
  • David L. Lander

    as Thumper (voice)
  • John Lasseter

    as Bug Zapper Bug #1 (voice)
  • Sherry Lynn

    as Female Ants (voice)
  • Mickie McGowan

    as Cockroach Waitress (voice)
  • Courtland Mead

    as Fly (voice)
  • Christina Milian

    as Female Ants (voice)
  • Kelsey Mulrooney

    as Female Ants (voice)
  • Ryan O'Donohue

    as Grub (voice)
  • Jeff Pidgeon

    as Grasshopper (voice)
  • Phil Proctor

    as Slick (voice)
  • Jan Rabson

    as Axel (voice)
  • Jordan Ranft

    as Ant Boys (voice)
  • Brian M. Rosen

    as Fly Brothers (voice)
  • Rebecca Schneider

    as Female Ants (voice)
  • Francesca Marie Smith

    as Female Ants (voice)
  • Andrew Stanton

    as Bug Zapper Bug #2 (voice)
  • Hannah Swanson

    as Female Ants (voice)
  • Russi Taylor

    as Female Ants (voice)
  • Travis Tedford

    as Ant Kids (voice)
  • Ashley Tisdale

    as Lead Blueberry Scout (voice)
  • Lee Unkrich

    as Ant #1 (voice)
  • Jordan Warkol

    as Ant #2 (voice)
  • Pat Fry

    as Grasshoppers (uncredited)
  • Kath Soucie

    as Ants (uncredited)
  • Jess Harnell

    as Additional Voices (voice)
Writing Andrew Stanton Screenplay
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