14 New Images From Disney’s Live-Action ‘Mulan’ Tease an Epic Hero’s Journey

Collider | 7/7/2019 | Allie Gemmill
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Disney unveiled the teaser trailer for the live-action remake Mulan on Sunday, sharing 14 stunning new images and one epic new poster as well. Between the teaser, images, and poster, it looks like director Niki Caro‘s (Whale Rider) remake of the 1998 animated film will recreate many familiar plot points while also breathing new life into the story as it also adapts from the narrative poem The Ballad of Mulan.

Much like the teaser trailer, the new Mulan images track Hua Mulan’s (Liu Yifei) journey from would-be wife to warrior. At the start of the film, Mulan is the daughter of honored warrior Hua Zhou (Tzi Ma). She is resigned to the idea of an arranged marriage, something her parents want and expect, but she harbors dreams of following in her father’s footsteps as a warrior. The opportunity for Mulan to fight in the Imperial Army, just like her father, arises when a new threat, the witch Xian Liang (Gong Li), rises up and prepares to invade China. Mulan joins the army, masquerading as male recruit Hua Jun, and goes on to become one of the strongest, most capable warriors...
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