Ant-Man SynopsisThe next evolution of the Marvel Cinematic Universe brings a founding member of The Avengers to the big screen for the first time with Marvel Studiosí Ant-Man. Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of towering threats. Against seemingly insurmountable obstacles, Pym and Lang must plan and pull off a heist that will save the world.
Ant-Man Release Date
In Theaters July 17, 2015
Starring: Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Corey Stoll, Bobby Cannavale, Michael PeŮa, Judy Greer, Tip ďTiĒ Harris, David Dastmalchian, Wood Harris, Jordi Mollŗ and Michael Douglas
Written by: Adam McKay and Paul Rudd
Directed by: Peyton Reed
Produced by: Kevin Feige
Distributor: Walt Disney Studios
External Info: Ant-Man Official Website
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