Zhao Wei heads the cast as the titular Mulan in this thrilling and emotional fable of a warrior fighting under the guise of a man to defend her father.
In 450 A.D., the ruling Chinese dynasty is under constant threat from the Rouran tribes. The Chinese army conducts a nation wide draft. A retired soldier named Hua Hu insists on enlisting again to serve his country. Mulan (Zhao Wei), his young daughter, is quite intelligent and skilled in various martial arts. But because she is a woman, she cannot enlist. Mulan tricks her father, steals his armour and weapon, disguises herself as a boy and enters the Wei army in her father's place.
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