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Antz

Antz II was a planned direct-to-video sequel to the 1998 film Antz that was also considered for theatrical release.

Plot[]

The plot is currently unknown.


Why It Was Cancelled[]

  1. In early 1999, DreamWorks closed its television animation unit and merged the direct-to-video unit with the feature animation
  2. Pixar Animation Studios debated with DreamWorks over whether Antz was a rip-off of their 1998 film A Bug's Life
  3. Woody Allen hated playing the role of voice provider of Z
  4. There were also allegations against Woody Allen


Results[]

  • Antz is a stand-alone film.
  • The sequel was permanently cancelled.
  • DreamWorks only made one direct-to-video film called Joseph: King of Dreams.
  • Woody Allen was isolated in his own production company when he voice provided Z the main protagonist in the first film and he admitted that he hated doing voiceovers which is why he never starred in another animated film.
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