Disney’s Live-Action Mulan Hits Blu-Ray; Animated Mulan Gets First 4K Release

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Disney is doubling down on Mulan. When the new live-action movie hits Blu-ray November 10, the original animated Mulan will also be re-released.

2020’s live-action Mulan will release on DVD, Blu-ray, and 4K Ultra HD. Superfans can also get special collectors editions from Best Buy and Target. Best Buy will sell the official SteelBook edition. And over at Target you can pick up a copy of the movie along with a limited-edition gallery book.

Plus, the much-loved 1998 animated Mulan gets a new release as well. First, there’s another Best Buy SteelBook. In addition, the film will be released for the first time in 4K Ultra HD.

Check out everything there is to know about the releases below.

Mulan 2020 SteelBook edition
Mulan 2020 SteelBook

2020 Live-Action Mulan Features

The following special features will appear on the Blu-Ray and 4K Ultra HD releases:

Featurettes

  • Updating A Classic – Explore how filmmakers honored the original animated classic while creating an epic live-action adventure for a new generation.
  • Mulan by Another Name – Meet talented actor Yifei Liu and trace her journey from audition screen test to on-screen warrior.
  • Being Bad – See actors Jason Scott Lee and Li Gong transform into the film’s evil duo through intense training, spectacular costumes and more.
  • Reflections of “Mulan” – Enter the studio and hear what inspired the film’s music and sound, then listen as Yifei Liu records the movie’s most iconic song.
  • The Original Mulan – Ming-Na Wen, who voiced Mulan in the original animated classic, reflects on that experience and her cameo in this film.

Deleted Scenes, featuring commentary by director Niki Caro

  • Little Sister Sewing
  • Young to Old Mulan Sewing
  • Hawk and Mulan Meet in Forest
  • Mulan Underwater Rescued by Phoenix
  • Mulan Runs Over Rourans
  • Chancellor Turns Back to Witch

Music Videos

  • “Reflection (2020)” Concept Video Performed by Christina Aguilera
  • “Reflection (2020)” Lyric Video Performed by Christina Aguilera
  • “Loyal Brave True” Concept Video Performed by Christina Aguilera (English & Spanish versions)
  • “Loyal Brave True” Lyric Video Performed by Christina Aguilera (English & Spanish versions)
  • “Reflection” Music Video Performed by Yifei Liu (English & Mandarin versions)
Mulan Gallery Book via Target
Mulan Gallery Book from Target

1998 Animated Re-Release Features

The following special features will appear on the Blu-Ray and 4K Ultra HD releases:

Deleted Scenes

  • “Keep ’Em Guessing”
  • The Prologue Chronicle
  • Shadow Puppets Prologue
  • The Betrothal
  • Shan-Yu Destroys the Village
  • Mulan’s Daydream
  • The Emperor’s Dream

Classic Music & Featurettes

  • “I’ll Make a Man Out of You” Music Video Performed in Mandarin by Jackie Chan
  • “Reflection” Music Video Performed by Christina Aguilera
  • “Reflejo” Music Video Performed in Spanish by Lucero
  • “True to Your Heart” Music Video Performed by Raven
  • “True to Your Heart” Music Video Performed by Stevie Wonder & 98°
  • Songs of “Mulan” – Producer Pam Coats, composer Matthew Wilder and lyricist David Zippel share the process of creating the music for the movie. They discuss how they decided where to place songs in the film, what emotions the songs should evoke and how they should be used to advance the story. Also featured is a behind-the-scenes look at a recording session of “Reflection.”
  • “Mulan”’s International Journey – Disney filmmakers explain the process by which Disney animated films are translated into as many as 35 different languages. This includes using the best translators, finding the appropriate voice talent in each country and taking painstaking measures to ensure that the creative integrity of the film is preserved.
  • Multilanguage Presentation – “Mulan” was translated into many languages for audiences around the world. Hear some of these languages in the musical sequence “I’ll Make a Man Out of You,” including French, Italian, Mandarin, Cantonese, Japanese, Swedish and more.

Audio Commentary by producer Pam Coats and directors Tony Bancroft and Barry Cook

Mulan 1998 re-release on 4K Ultra HD

You can pick up both versions of Mulan starting November 10.

Or, you can always wait for the movie to release to general Disney+ subscribers December 4.

So, are you excited to grab a physical copy of the warrior flick? Let us know in the comments.

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