Mamma Mia!

Release Date: July 18th, 2008

DVD Release Date: December 16th, 2008

PG-13 |1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary

Donna (Meryl Streep), an independent hotelier in the Greek islands, is preparing for her daughter's wedding with the help of two old friends. Meanwhile Sophie, the spirited bride, has a plan. She secretly invites three men from her mother's past in hope of meeting her real father and having him escort her down the aisle on her big day.

Cast: Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgård, Christine Baranski, Julie Walters, Amanda Seyfried, Dominic Cooper

Director: Phyllida Lloyd

Genres: Musical comedy

Production Co: Playtone Productions, Littlestar

Distributors: Universal Pictures

Keywords: Spirited, Charming, Mother, Growing up, 2000s, Love

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Yes, of course this is fairly old-fashioned entertainment, but it's really, really entertaining. show more

  • 50
    Carrie RickeyPhiladelphia Inquirer

    By turns entertaining and excruciating. show more

  • 100
    Ray BennettThe Hollywood Reporter

    It's a delightful piece of filmmaking with a marvelous cast topped by Meryl Streep in one of her smartest and most entertaining performances ever. show more

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Nominated Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Nominated Outstanding British Film
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2009)
Nominated Best Foreign Film
Amandaprisen (2009)
Nominated Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Nominated Music
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2009)