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Mulan skips US theaters, will debut on Disney+ Sept 4—for an extra $30

  • Hua Mulan (Liu Yifei) tries to be the perfect woman. Disney
  • She just doesn't have a knack for traditional skills. YouTube/Disney
  • Hua Zhou (Tzi Ma) has no sons and offers himself to serve once more in the emperor's army. YouTube/Disney
  • Mulan, her mother, and sister Hua Xiu (Xana Tang) are dismayed. YouTube/Disney
  • Mulan rides off to take her father's place. YouTube/Disney
  • Jet Li plays the emperor. YouTube/Disney
  • The Northern army attacks. YouTube/Disney
  • Could that be a phoenix? YouTube/Disney
  • The two armies prepare to do battle. YouTube/Disney

After delisting Mulan from a potential theatrical run in June, Disney has firmed up its plans for its newest live-action remake. Starting September 4, Mulan will premiere exclusively on Disney+ in various territories, including the United States, Canada, and New Zealand, according to Disney CEO Bob Chapek.

Unlike other Disney+ streaming premieres, however, Mulan will launch with an extra price point on top of the service's $7/mo subscription rate. Paying Disney+ users in the US will have to fork over an additional $30 for what Chapek described as "premiere acRead More – Source