The coronavirus is having a major impact on the box office— with social distancing guidelines forcing Disney to reassess their lineup.
The live-action “Mulan” was set to hit theaters March 20, 2020 and has been given a new release date of July 24, 2020.
Director Niki Caro made the announcement on social media:
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Hello All. The words Loyal, Brave, and True have never meant more to me than they do in this time, and I am very moved today to be able to announce that the new release date for our movie is July 24 2020 ❤️Once it is again safe to gather, to sit in a movie theatre together and share the experience of of a great story, we will be there. And we can’t wait to share Mulan’s journey with you all. Worldwide. On big screens. 🙏🌸 #mulan #yifei_cc #loyalbravetrue #disney
Caro says the words “loyal, brave and true” have never meant more to her and she can’t wait to share the story of “Mulan” with everyone once it’s safe to do so.