You’re right that that’s not what western Perfect Trump Fly On Mike Pence Head T-Shirt audiences want from a film but how different is the Chinese film market? This film was not made for westerners, Disney wants to break into China and be big there too. Tbf, they did have some young Mulan and teenage Mulan training montages. That’s not a China thing that’s a Hollywood leftist pandering thing. Hollywood makes all women in movies super strong with no show people woman is strong. Normal humans “that’s not what makes. Someone strong strength in overcoming weakness. Then becomes a prostitute, Super Disney.
Mickey Mouse bows down to your overlord. Winnie the Pooh. Wonder when Disney bans Winnie the pooh, worldwide. Oh well, mark my post guys, it may come soon. There is a great south park episode on this topic. Funny thing is, China put out a Mulan remake a couple of years ago that was a gritty drama. Mulan joined the army chasing the Perfect Trump Fly On Mike Pence Head T-Shirt commander’s dick and became a grizzled vet. She returned home to an empty house and lived alone. A spinster because she was like 30 when the war was over. In one of the ancient tales of Mulan. She comes home only to be rejected by her family. Including her children.