Mulan released in the US on 4 September to mixed reviews and ratings, with reviewers critiquing its 'uninvolving storyline and stunted performances'
The film is based on the memoir Journey of a Thousand Miles by Lang Lang and David Ritz.
Mulan draws mixed response at Chinese box office, viewers claim 'poor artistic level, stereotypical portrayals'
Disney's Mulan remake debuted in China over the weekend with a disappointing $23 million, even with most theaters in the region being reopened
Mulan's low launch nonetheless claimed the film the No. 1 spot in China where an estimated 91% of theaters are open but limited to 50% capacity
Mulan is facing boycott due to actor Liu Yifei support of the Hong Kong police attacking pro-democracy protestors in 2019, as well as, its shooting in China's Xinjiang province where Muslim Uighurs are said to be detained.
The Chinese Communist Party has rejected international criticism of the internment camps in Xinjiang and has described them as job-training centres that are necessary to fight Islamic extremism
Protesters are boycotting Mulan over the film's lead actor Liu Yifei's 2019 comments made in support of Hong Kong police
Made on a huge budget of $200 million, Mulan is the most expensive movie helmed by Niki Caro
While many of Hollywood’s largest productions have postponed their release and others have rerouted to streaming platforms, Warner Bros gambled that Tenet could roll out abroad first, and then gradually debut in the US.
Christopher Nolan's Tenet advance booking sales better than Dunkirk, Interstellar, states trade report
Analytics firm Movio says that the presale rate for Tenet tickets has been higher than Nolan’s previous hits - Dunkirk and Interstellar, in the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom.
Disney has been opening its parks around the globe, but most were still shuttered during the company’s fiscal third-quarter.
Disney plans to release Mulan in theatres in areas only where Disney+ is not available.
The Mulan delay follows Warner Bros' decision to postpone the August release of Tenet due to the coronavirus outbreak
With The Old Guard, Gina Prince-Bythewood sets a great example for women directors breaking into the action genre
The Old Guard director Gina Prince-Bythewood revealed Skydance approached her after Patty Jenkins delivered a blockbuster in Wonder Woman.
Coronavirus Outbreak: After Tenet, Disney's Mulan stands postponed; film will now release on 21 August
US movie theatres planned their widespread reopening around the release of Tenet and Mulan, but with the surge of coronavirus cases in parts of the country, those films have been pushed ahead.
Coronavirus Outbreak: After backlash, AMC Theatres will now require patrons in US to wear face masks
AMC had previously said it will adopt a four-phase reopening plan to increasing limitations on the seating capacity, adding that social distancing will be enforced across all auditoriums.
A summer without the summer blockbuster: A pop culture staple is lost amid closed theatres, social distancing
Since Jaws, the summer blockbuster has become shorthand for a genre of films with immediate, wide appeal, serving audiences an entertaining concoction of adventure and spectacle. There’s a certain packaging or universally recognised template that has come to define the summer blockbuster.
Marvel Cinematic Universe reshuffles release calendar; Black Widow takes up date of The Eternals, Mulan moves to July
The Walt Disney Co on Friday overhauled its release schedule by moving the dates of half a dozen Marvel movies
Frozen 2 to begin streaming on Disney Plus three months earlier; 'Film's message incredibly relevant during this time,' says CEO Bob Chapek
Frozen 2, which has Idina Menzel and Kristin Bell as part of its voice cast, had hit cinemas on 22 November, 2019.
Coronavirus outbreak: Mulan, F9, A Quiet Place Part II, The New Mutants, Antlers, Sir release dates pushed indefinitely
In the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak, the entertainment industry had to undergo major event shifts.