Mulan postponed again New theatrical release date for the Disney remake [Update]

“Mulan” postponed again: New theatrical release date for the Disney remake [Update]

Bad news for Disney fans: For the launch of “Mulan” in July 2020, nothing. Disney has now moved the date to August 2020, because the cinema still can not open in the US and China.

Apparently, the major Hollywood studios have hoped that the Corona crisis is over in the summer of 2020, but now rethinking has begun. After studio Warner has already “Tenet” moved farther and farther to the rear (current German launch date: August 12, 2020), now the next blockbuster potential deviates even further back from:

“Mulan” has been moved to the United States on August 21, 2020th In Germany, “Mulan” will now start on 20 August 2020th It is the third shift of the film.

“Mulan” has been moved to the United States on August 21, 2020th In Germany, “Mulan” will now start on 20 August 2020th

Even a “Mulan” start in August 2020, not chiseled in light of the current situation in stone, which seems by now clear. But basically the mice studio sticks to a theatrical release, such as the Disney bosses Alan Horn and Alan Bergman stressed again in a statement. That the Disney remake So instead, on the streaming service Disney + published, is on the current state continue to be excluded.

Basically, the mice Studio adheres to a theatrical release

Summer blockbuster without

Really aschend this step does not come, for the same reasons, due to which “Tenet” has been moved, of course, also apply to “Mulan”. In the US, the corona numbers of cases have recently risen acutely again, especially in the key markets of New York and Los Angeles, but also in the rest of the country, which is why no one can say exactly when the cinema can open profitable again.

In the US, the corona numbers of cases have recently risen acutely again

In the case of “Mulan” is exacerbated by the cinemas have not yet re-opened in large numbers in the extremely important Chinese market and even here no country seems to be in sight.

have not yet opened in the all-important Chinese market the cinemas again in large numbers

Rumors of a planned shift from “Mulan” already existed in the past week to hear again and again, also it also meant that Disney will reluctantly bring its 200 million US dollars expensive remake the very first major title after the corona crisis in theaters – as a test run so to speak.

Although now start in Germany the first time in new films, such as “Unhinged – Out of Control” with Russell Crowe, “which starts with us on 16 July 2020 but these are all to smaller or at most medium-sized projects on primewire.