From the times of China’s ancient dynasties and the legends of the battlefields, the tale of one woman’s courage is immortalized. The Chinese legend that inspired the Disney animated classic is brought to live in a striking live action film.
Hua Mulan 花木兰(2009)
22/01/2018 VO + EN subtitles
Duration: 119 min
Category: drama, action, romance
Director: MA Jingle
Starring: ZHAO Wei, CHEN Kun, HU Jun, CHAN Jaycee
Hua Mulan was a heroine who disguised herself as a man to stand in for her father and joined the army in the Northern Wei Dynasty. Mulan’s commander Wentai was impressed by Mulan’s martial skills when she first joined. However, Mulan’s secret identity fell into increasing danger of being uncovered. Mulan and Wentai fought shoulder by shoulder and were both promoted. As time goes on, they came to have a tender feeling for each other. Nevertheless, their dream of tying the knot was broken up by the emperor who decided to marry his daughter to Wentai in order to end the war.
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