Discover Donna's (Meryl Streep, Lily James) young life, experiencing the fun she had with the three possible dads of Sophie (Amanda Seyfriend). As she reflects on her mom's journey, Sophie finds herself to be more like her mother than she ever even realized.Written by
Brian Tristam Williams
This is one of two films where in Colin Firth's character is a potential father to a child. The other movie is "Bridget Jones's Baby". In "Mamma Mia", he is Harry Bright, one of three possibilities (the other two candidates being Pierce Brosnan's Sam Carmichael and Stellan Skarsgard's Bill Anderson). In "Bridget Jones's Baby", his Mark Darcy is a paternal candidate while the other potential father is Patrick Dempsey's Jack Qwant. See more »
When Donna and the Dynamos sing 'When I Kissed The Teacher' in 1979 they are dressed in early seventies Glam Rock clothing and platform boots, a style which would have been extremely out of fashion by the end of the decade. See more »
It would be amazing if someone could get these to the mainland for the last post.
The pleasure and privilege will be mine.
Señor, you're the manager. I need you to stay here and make sure this place is ready for the most incredible opening party of all time.
Whatever you dream, Sophie, we will make real.
[looking at photo of her mother]
This was her dream. I'm just trying to see it through.
You've done much more than that.
Yes, but is it enough? I wish I could ask her. I wish she ...
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An after-credits scene between young Harry and the passport checker. After young Harry leaves, the passport checker looks at the camera and begins his rendition of "Take a Chance on Me." See more »
This movie is two hours of great music, great acting and great scenery. That is all there is to it and nothing more is needed to make this one of my favourite movies ever, up there with Shawshank Redemption. No amazing twists or thought provoking situations here. Just two hours of pure uncontained joy in an unusual case where the sequel beats the original.
Lean back, sing along with the rest of the audience and go with the flow.
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