Mamma Mia! (film)

Mamma Mia promoted as Mamma Mia The Movie is a 2008 BritishAmericanSwedish musical romantic comedy film adapted from the 1999 West End2001 Broadway musical of the same name, based on the songs of successful pop group ABBA, with additional music composed by ABBA member Benny Andersson. The film was directed by Phyllida Lloyd and distributed by Universal Pictures in partnership with Tom Hanks and Rita Wilsons Playtone and Littlestar, and the title originates from ABBAs 1975 charttopper Mamma Mia. Meryl Streep heads the cast, playing the role of single mother Donna Sheridan. Pierce Brosnan Sam Carmichael, Colin Firth Harry Bright, and Stellan Skarsgrd Bill Anderson play the three possible fathers to Donnas daughter, Sophie Amanda Seyfried. Mamma Mia received mixed reviews from critics and it earned 609.8 million on a 52 million budget.

Sophies bridesmaids, Ali and Lisa, arrive. Sophie reveals that she found her mothers diary and has three possible fathers IrishAmerican architect Sam Carmichael, Swedish adventurer and writer Bill Anderson, and British banker Harry Bright. As Sophie wants her father to give her away at the altar, she invited them without telling her mother, believing that after she spends time with them she will know who her father is Honey, Honey. Villa owner Donna Sheridan is ecstatic to reunite with her former Dynamos bandmates, wisecracking author Rosie Mulligan and wealthy multiple divorce Tanya CheshamLeigh, and reveals her bafflement at her daughters desire to get married. Donna shows off the villa to Rosie and Tanya Money, Money, Money. The three men arrive Sophie smuggles them to their room and explains that she sent the invitations. She begs them to hide so Donna will have a surprise at the wedding seeing the old friends of whom she so often favourably speaks. They overhear Donna working humming Fernando and swear not to reveal her secret.Donna spies them and is dumbfounded to find herself facing former lovers Mamma Mia, and is adamant that they leave. She confides in Tanya and Rosie Chiquitita that she is uncertain which of the men is Sophies father. Tanya and Rosie rally her spirits by getting Donna to dance with the female staff and islanders Dancing Queen. Sophie finds the men aboard Bills yacht, and they sail around Kalokairi Our Last Summer and tell stories of Donna as a carefree girl. Sophie plans to tell her fianc Sky about her ploy, but loses her nerve. Sky and Sophie sing to each other Lay All Your Love on Me, but Sky is snatched for his bachelor party. ........

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