Disney’s live-action remake of their 1998 animation Mulan, which in turn is adapted from the Chinese classical poem “The Ballad of Hua Mulan”, has been released in North America via premium stream on Disney+, and the reviews are stellar.
According to Rotten Tomatoes, Mulan is currently certified “fresh” with 80%, based on 139 reviews. It received a weight score of 68 out 100 on Metacritic, indicating “generally favorable reviews.”
Praised for its grand cinematic sequences with action-packed spectacles, critics are calling Mulan as one of Disney’s most confident live-action remake yet of their animated classic. Kate Erbland from IndieWire called it “a remarkable action epic.” Christy Lemire from RogerEbert.com said Mulan is “relevant, vital, and alive.” The general consensus of the film is that Mulan is both visually stunning and more mature than the original animated film.
Mulan is currently available for stream on Disney+ for a premium fee of $30 US dollars. It will be released in cinemas in mainland China on September 11, 2020. In December, Mulan will available for stream for all Disney+ members.
This article is written by Addy for JayneStars.com.