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Mulan (2009)

Hua Mulan (original title)
Not Rated | | Adventure, Drama, Romance | 27 November 2009 (China)
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The epic story of the Chinese girl-warrior, Mulan, who fights to defend her father.

Directors:

Jingle Ma, Wei Dong (co-director)

Writers:

Jingle Ma, Ting Zhang (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Wei Zhao ... Hua Mulan
Rongguang Yu ... Hua Hu (Mulan's father)
Kun Chen ... Wentai
Jaycee Chan ... Fei Xiaohu
Jiao Xu ... Young Hua Mulan
Jun Hu ... Modu
Vitas Vitas ... Wude
Angel Liu ... Princess of Rouran
Zhou Sun ... Emperor
Guofeng Li Guofeng Li ... Dafei
Nicky Lee ... Hu Kui
Min Xu ... Chanyu
Guangcheng Song Guangcheng Song ... Battalion Commander
Changsheng Liu ... Mr. Fei
Fuzhen Kang ... Xiaobai
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Storyline

When barbarian hordes threaten her homeland, the brave and cunning Mulan disguises herself as a male soldier to swell the ranks in her aging father's stead. The warrior's remarkable courage drives her through powerful battle scenes and brutal wartime strategy. Mulan loses dear friends to the enemy's blade as she rises to become one of her country's most valuable leaders - but can she win the war before her secret is exposed? Written by AnonymousB

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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA | China

Language:

Mandarin

Release Date:

27 November 2009 (China) See more »

Also Known As:

Mulan: Rise of a Warrior See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$12,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,799,157
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Quotes

Hua Mulan: What are you doing? Give it back!
[referring to dogtags Fei Xiaohu tore down]
Fei Xiaohu: Are you living for the dead or for the living?
Hua Mulan: Give them back!
Fei Xiaohu: There are things you must do! It's your duty! You are no longer the Sister Mulan I adored. Because you wanted to escape, you caused the death of Brother Wentai, and you will cause the death of many of our brothers in the future. You are so selfish!
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Connections

Version of Mulan (1998) See more »

Soundtracks

Mulan Love
Composed by Shih Shiong Lee
Lyrics by Chia-Yang Yi
Performed by Stefanie Sun
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Moving and Touching
23 January 2010 | by estelgraceSee all my reviews

I was moved by this movie. It was a real good watch. Words escape me at the moment, but this review can say it all for me: http://yingweitan.wordpress.com/2009/11/25/movie-review-mulan-2009/ Also, the comment at the bottom of the article is very insightful.

Differing from the usual route of Chinese epic movies, which usually portrays huge battle scenes, extravagant costumes, and such, this movie concentrated more on the character's development and emotions. As such, it is a movie that deserves a closer scrutiny than the passive habit we have of watching movies. I will not give it the 2 points for the 10/10 vote because my overly romantic self was denied something (you'll see). But then that's just me. :) I do not regret that I spent 113 minutes of my time on this. In fact, it made me all the more ready to face my own battle: life.


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