A Bug’s Life

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Plot – Even ants,in their small way,live by their wits. However,the colony that lives on the island is harassed by a swarm of blowhard locusts captained by scornful Hopper,who periodically demands a part of the supplies the ants have collected with their hard work and patience. Tired of this abuse,the small insects decide to defend themselves and to rebel. The brilliant and bungling Flick,a misunderstood inventor mocked by the entire anthill,becomes the accidental hero of the ants’ comeback by offering to go scouting for invincible warriors.

Movie Info

Title A Bug’s Life

Year 1998

Director s John Lasseter,Andrew Stanton

Genre Comedy, Adventure, Family, Animation

Top 13 Quotes of “A Bug’s Life” Movie

“- Worker Ant #1: I’m lost! Where’s the line? It just went away. What do I do? What do I do?
– Worker Ant #2: Help!
– Worker Ant #3: We’ll be stuck here forever!
– Mr. Soil: Do not panic, do not panic. We are trained professionals. Now, stay calm. We are going around the leaf.”

Roddy McDowall – Mr. Soil

“- Hopper: Let this be a lesson to all you ants! Ideas are very dangerous things! You are mindless, soil-shoving losers, put on this Earth to serve us!
– Flik: You’re wrong, Hopper. Ants are not meant to serve grasshoppers. I’ve seen these ants do great things, and year after year they somehow manage to pick food for themselves and you. So-so who…”

Kevin Spacey – Hopper
Dave Foley – Flik

“- Hopper: I swear, if I hadn’t promised Mother on her deathbed that I wouldn’t kill you, I would kill you!
– Molt: And believe me, no one appreciates that more than I do.”

Kevin Spacey – Hopper
Richard Kind – Molt

“- Manny: Utilizing psychic vibrations, I shall select the perfect volunteer.
– Molt: Oh, oh, oh, oh! Pick me! Oh, oh! C’mon, I’m asking you with my brain.”

Jonathan Harris – Manny
Richard Kind – Molt

“You see Hopper, Nature has a certain order. The ants pick the food, the ants keep the food, and the grasshoppers leave!”

Julia Louis-Dreyfus – Atta

“It’s a bug-eat-bug world out there, princess. One of those Circle of Life kind of things. Now let me tell you how things are supposed to work: The sun grows the food, the ants pick the food, the grasshoppers eat the food…”

Kevin Spacey – Hopper

“That’s how my twelfth husband died. So, now I’m a widow. I mean, I’ve always been a black widow, but now I’m a black widow widow.” Bonnie Hunt – Rosie

“First rule of leadership: Everything is your fault.”

Kevin Spacey – Hopper

“Ladies and gentlebugs! Larvae of all stages! Rub your legs together for the world’s greatest bug circus!”

David Hyde Pierce – Slim

“Hey, cutie! Wanna pollinate with a real bug?”

John Deszo Ratzenberger – P.T. Flea

“- Flik: Here, pretend – pretend that that’s a seed.
– Dot: It’s a rock.
– Flik: Oh, I know it’s a rock, I know. But let’s just pretend for a minute that it’s a seed, alright? We’ll just use our imaginations. Now, now do you see our tree? Everything that made that giant tree is already contained inside this tiny little seed. All it needs is some…”

Dave Foley – Flik
Hayden Panettiere – Dot

They can’t know the truth! The truth, you see, is bad! I will be branded with this mistake for the rest of my life! My children’s children will walk down the street and people will point and say, “Look, there goes the spawn of Flik the Loser”!

Dave Foley – Flik

“Seed to tree. You’ve gotta work with me, here. Alright? Okay. Now, y-you might not feel like you can do much now, but that’s just because, well, you’re not a tree yet. You just have to give yourself some time. You’re still a seed.” Dave Foley – Flik