Up 63,491 this week

Ant Pasted (1953)

Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.9/10 from 98 users  
Reviews: 2 user

Elmer Fudd, on a fourth of July picnic, throws some of his firecrackers into an ant colony, and the ants declare all-out war on him.


(as I. Freleng)


0Check in

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 18 titles
created 03 Sep 2012
a list of 191 titles
created 31 Dec 2012
list image
a list of 98 titles
created 14 Feb 2013
a list of 1007 titles
created 18 Feb 2013
a list of 1021 titles
created 11 months ago

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Ant Pasted (1953)

Ant Pasted (1953) on IMDb 6.9/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Ant Pasted.

User Polls



Complete credited cast:
Ants (voice)


Elmer Fudd, on a fourth of July picnic, throws some of his firecrackers into an ant colony, and the ants declare all-out war on him.

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis





Release Date:

9 May 1953 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:



Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


The leader of the ants is based on Harry S. Truman who was President is 1953 and the cardboard box he makes the speech in is based on the Capitol building. See more »


Featured in No 73: Episode #8.2 (1987) See more »


Captains of the Clouds
Music by Harold Arlen
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

Pretty funny little battle
28 March 2004 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Elmer Fudd decides to go on a small camping trip for the fourth of July and takes lots of fireworks with him to celebrate. As he starts to set them off he ends up bothering an ant hill - and then throws them at the ants for fun. However the bugs are organised and mobilise an army to repel Fudd.

Elmer Fudd is more of a supporting player than a leading man, so as the film starts it was a bit of a worry. Despite this worry the film actually managed to be quite funny and fast moving. The battle between Fudd and the ants has lots of routines you'll recognise and it pretty much uses every `stick of dynamite' gag you'll have seen. It moves pretty fast and that is part of it's appeal - even if one scene doesn't work that well, it's only a matter of seconds before the next one comes along.

Fudd is OK but he struggled a little at times with the weight of carrying the film. The ants do reasonably well but they don't have that much of a character and, even worse it's really difficult to understand what they are saying at times.

Overall this film feels like it needs a big name in the cast to really raise it a bit, but the minor players do well and still produce a fun little cartoon.

2 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Ant Pasted (1953) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: