During an interview with Moviefone, director Niki Caro described the film as a "big, girly martial arts epic" that will be "extremely muscular and thrilling and entertaining and moving" — but confirmed it will NOT be a musical, saying:
"From what I understand, no songs right now, much to the horror of my children."
But… but… what about I'll Make A Man Out Of You? Reflection? Honor To Us All??
And if that wasn't enough — it's also reported that Li Shang (Mulan's seemingly bi-sexual love interest) won't be in the movie, either, as he's supposedly replaced by a new character who rivals the heroine. WAHHHH.
Needless to say, Twitter is understandably infuriated: