Originally Posted by cherokeesam
Sure, but how many people care enough to watch a Peanuts animated feature? In 1980, it might have still been relevant; in 2014, it's got the same potential as Garfield, Smurfs, Tintin and Marmaduke.
Ant-Man will be lucky if it grosses what the recent Smurf and Tintin films grossed.
I think you're looking at this through Fanboy glasses. I'm not even sure Ant-Man could succeed if it was the only film in theaters, much less against The Peanuts.