Mulan is the latest Disney classic to go live-action

A live-action Mulan movie is coming from Disney following the success of Cinderella

MulanFollowing hot on the heels of Beauty And The Beast, The Jungle Book, Cinderella and Dumbo, Mulan is the latest Disney movie to get the live-action treatment.

THR reports that the studio has bought a script by Elizabeth Martin and Lauren Hynek which apparently is closer to the Chinese legend of Hua Mulan.

The 1998 animated film “followed a young woman who disguises herself as a man so she can take her father’s place in the army and go to war. With the help of her trusty dragon sidekick Mushu, she becomes a skilled warrior and, eventually, one of the country’s greatest heroines.”

You can buy Mulan on Blu-ray for £11.99 at Amazon.co.uk. Keep up with the latest genre news with the new issue of SciFiNow.