With everything happening in our world today, it is easy to lose sight of heroes and the incredible adventures behind them. Disney decided to take those feelings and show that when you least expect it, a super adventure can happen.
Flora and Ulysses is a new comedic adventure film that is based off of the book of the same name, that promises to show what happens when a young cynic meets a superpowered squirrel. However, don’t take our word for it, listen to what Disney had to say in their press release.
Flora and Ulysses Official Press Release
Today, Disney+ released the featurette ‘Feeling Like a Hero” for the new comedy-adventure “Flora & Ulysses,” premiering exclusively on Disney+ this Friday, February 19, 2021.
The film is based on the Newbery Award-winning book about 10-year-old Flora, an avid comic book fan and a self-avowed cynic, whose parents have recently separated. After rescuing a squirrel she names Ulysses, Flora is amazed to discover he possesses unique superhero powers, which take them on an adventure of humorous complications that ultimately change Flora’s life–and her outlook–forever.
“Flora & Ulysses” stars Matilda Lawler, Alyson Hannigan, Ben Schwartz, Anna Deavere Smith, Danny Pudi, Benjamin Evans Ainsworth, Janeane Garofolo and Kate McCucci. It was directed by Lena Khan and produced by Gil Netter. Based on the novel “Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures” by Kate DiCamillo, the film’s screenplay is by Brad Copeland. Katterli Frauenfelder and James Powers served as executive producers.
Flora and Ulysses Featurette “Feeling Like A Hero”
Flora & Ulysses premieres exclusively on Disney+ this Friday, February 19, 2021. Make sure to check the site for more exclusive coverage and interviews for the film.
Flora & Ulysses looks to be quite a fun experience for viewers. What do you think of this new featurette? Comment below and on our social media channels and make sure you keep up with The Illuminerdi for more news and content.