Metascore
71

Generally favorable reviews - based on 24 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 18 out of 24
  2. Negative: 0 out of 24
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  1. The payoff is a consistently rich piece with impressive visual vitality.
  2. Reviewed by: Corie Brown & Laura Shapiro
    90
    It's the characterization of Mulan, both in voice and visuals, that makes the film a keeper.
  3. Gorgeously animated and stirringly told, Disney's Mulan is a timeless story that will delight kids and divert adults with its sweeping scope, emotional intimacy and screwball humor.
  4. Reviewed by: Hollis Chacona
    89
    Disney's latest animated feature hearkens back to its heyday fare, a sweet and captivating tale that pits gentle, enduring goodness against dark, malevolent forces.
  5. 88
    Mulan is an impressive achievement, with a story and treatment ranking with "Beauty and the Beast" and "The Lion King."
  6. 88
    Mulan effortlessly blends serious, comic, and cute elements into a whole that should entertain the majority of movie-goers, regardless of race, gender, or age.
  7. 88
    The film shines at capturing the watercolor delicacy of China's past.
  8. It took long enough, but Disney has finally come up with an animated heroine who's a good role model and a funky, arresting personality at the same time.
User Score
8.4

Universal acclaim- based on 122 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 20 out of 24
  2. Negative: 2 out of 24
  1. Oct 5, 2011
    9
    Disney's "Mulan" simply represents two things; first, its one of the original Disney princess animations, and second, its a superb masterpieceDisney's "Mulan" simply represents two things; first, its one of the original Disney princess animations, and second, its a superb masterpiece in the world of cinema and animation alike. Full Review »
  2. Dec 17, 2011
    8
    A great, comedic, daring film with an amazing original song and original score make this film easily one of Disney's most original pieces ofA great, comedic, daring film with an amazing original song and original score make this film easily one of Disney's most original pieces of art. And boy is it very entertaining. I give this film a 85% of a good movie. Full Review »
  3. Aug 9, 2011
    10
    Its great , Its really well put together. It shows women can do whatever men can and do it BETTER ;) Geat movie to watch in todays day and ageIts great , Its really well put together. It shows women can do whatever men can and do it BETTER ;) Geat movie to watch in todays day and age with all the female disrespect going on. Full Review »