Crystal Liu Yifei as Mulan in Disney’s live-action film which is eagerly anticipated in China.

Disney’s live-action Mulan trailer lights up Chinese social media

  • More than one billion views of Mulan discussion in China hours after trailer screens during Women’s World Cup final
  • While some quibble over technical details, the vast majority are eagerly awaiting Disney’s first Chinese princess
Topic |   China Society

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Crystal Liu Yifei as Mulan in Disney’s live-action film which is eagerly anticipated in China.
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Crystal Liu Yifei in a still from the first Mulan trailer. All the signs point to the Disney live-action film being a realist war epic.

First Mulan live-action trailer: the big takeaways, and fan reaction to teaser of Disney film starring Crystal Liu Yifei

  • Teaser focuses on title character, played by Chinese actress Crystal Liu Yifei, and her conflicting roles as good daughter and great warrior for her country
  • There’s no sign of Mushu the wisecracking dragon and no sound of the classic songs from the animated original. Everything points to it being a realist war epic
Topic |   American films

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Crystal Liu Yifei in a still from the first Mulan trailer. All the signs point to the Disney live-action film being a realist war epic.
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