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Mamma Mia! The Movie

Updated on November 12, 2008

The Music. The Romance. The Movie.

Mamma Mia is being described as the feel good cinema event of the summer. This highly anticipated movie musical is already generating Oscar buzz for Meryl Streep.

Mamma Mia, the film, is an adaptation of the worldwide production of the smash hit musical based on many of the popular songs of the Swedish group from the 1970s and 1980s ABBA.

Mamma Mia invites you to: Take a trip down the aisle you'll never forget.

Mamma Mia is Finally Coming to DVD

Mamma Mia! The Movie (Two Disc Special Edition) in the Amazon Spotlight

Mamma Mia! The Movie
Mamma Mia! The Movie

Pre-order a special two disc Mamma Mia as a Christmas Gift for Yourself.

Mamma Mia the Movie will be released on December 16, 2008.


Mamma Mia - The Strongest Debut for a Musical Ever

MAMMA MIA! #1 Musical Debut

Mamma Mia! went ahead and beat last year's Hairspray to enjoy the strongest debut for a musical with an estimated $27.6 million.

Mamma Mia is

the cinematic equivalent

of the world's sunniest day.

Ann Hornaday

Washington Post

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Her fabulous Squidflix lens, Momma Mia! The Movie gives you information, background, song track lisitings, a peek at the video trailer, news, and everything else you’ll need to know about Momma Mia! The Movie.

A mother. A daughter. Three possible fathers.

The basic plot is a mother, a daughter and three possible fathers.

On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings 3 men from her mother's past back to the Greek island paradise they last visited 20 years ago.

Over the period of a day we witness new love blooming, old romances rekindling in this engaging and enchanting musical that has had audiences up dancing in their seats.

A romantic, musical fantasy

that allows you

to get away from the real world

and escape to a Greek island.

Mamma Mia Movie Trailer on YouTube

Mamma Mia topped Squidfix on July 19, 2008 one day after it's release and held the position for nearly a week pretty good considering it was competing with the Dark Knight in the Theater and on Squidoo.

Being at the top of the Squidflix qualifies Mamma Mia! The Movie to be one of the Squidoo Masterpiece lenses.

Playing Now in a Theater Near You - Mamma Mia the Movie

Mamma Mia, the musical, has already been seen by more than 30 million people in 160 cities and 8 languages around the world.

Will you be seeing Mamma Mia, the Movie?

Mamma Mia! The Movie

Mamma Mia! The Movie
Mamma Mia! The Movie

Directed by: Phyllida Lloyd

Rating: Rated PG-13 for some sex-related comments and innuendos.

Runtime: 108 min


Meryl Streep - Donna

Pierce Brosnan - Sam Carmichael

Colin Firth - Harry Bright

Stellan Skarsgard - Bill

Christine Baranski - Tanya

Julie Walters - Rosie

Amanda Seyfried - Sophie

Dominic Cooper - Sky

Mamma Mia!

The Feel Good Cinema Event

of the Summer

Another Mamma Mia! Movie Trailer on YouTube

Every Girl Has a Dream.

Every Family a Secret.

Who is the Dad?

Who is the Dad?
Who is the Dad?

Who do you think is the Dad?

There are three possibilities for Sophie's father.

Who do you think is Sophie's father?

See results

Mamma Mia! The Cast

Mamma Mia! The Cast
Mamma Mia! The Cast

Mamma Mia! Soundtrack CD in the Amazon Spotlight

A bargain price for a number one album of the summer.

Mamma Mia! The Movie Soundtrack
Mamma Mia! The Movie Soundtrack

The soundtrack for the summer movie Mamma Mia!

Songs include: I Have A Dream, Honey, Honey, Money, Money, Money, Thank You For The Music, Mamma Mia!, Chiquita, Dancing Queen, Lay All Your Love On Me, Super Trouper, The Name of The Game, Voulez-Vous, S.O.S., Knowing Me, Knowing You, Our Last Summer, The Winner Takes It All and Take A Chance on Me


Mamma Mia's Number One Soundtrack WorldWide

MAMMA MIA! #1 Soundtrack

The soundtrack to the film "Mamma Mia!" topped the compilations chart and outsold all other albums in the UK during the past week.

The soundtrack to the film is #1 on UK and Australian sales charts and last week entered the US Billboard 200 in the #7 position.

Mamma Mia Soundtrack Songlist

  1. Honey, Honey - Amanda Seyfried
  2. Money, Money, Money - Meryl Streep
  3. Mamma Mia - Meryl Streep
  4. Dancing Queen - Meryl Streep
  5. Our Last Summer - Colin Firth
  6. Lay All Your Love On Me - Dominic Cooper
  7. Super Trouper - Meryl Streep
  8. Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! - Amanda Seyfried
  9. The Name of the Game - Amanda Seyfried
  10. Voulez-Vous - The Cast Of Mamma Mia The Movie
  11. SOS - Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan
  12. Does Your Mother Know - Christine Baranski
  13. Slipping Through My Fingers - Meryl Streep
  14. The Winner Takes It All - Meryl Streep
  15. When All Is Said And Done - Pierce Brosnan
  16. Take a Chance on Me - Julie Walters
  17. I Have a Dream - Amanda Seyfried
  18. Thank You For The Music - Amanda Seyfried (An MP3 Extra)

Gimme Gimme Gimme (A Man After Midnight) on YouTube vids

The song Gimme Gimme Gimme performed by Amanda Seyfried from Mamma Mia the movie.

Amazon Spotlight

Mamma Mia! The Movie Soundtrack
Mamma Mia! The Movie Soundtrack

Download the Mamma Mia! Soundtrack for your iPod or MP3 player.

Songs include: I Have A Dream, Honey, Honey, Money, Money, Money, Thank You For The Music, Mamma Mia!, Chiquita, Dancing Queen, Lay All Your Love On Me, Super Trouper, The Name of The Game, Voulez-Vous, S.O.S., Knowing Me, Knowing You, Our Last Summer, The Winner Takes It All and Take A Chance on Me.


Mamma Mia Interview on YouTube

The most fun to be had

at the movies

this or any other recent summer.

Ray Bennett

Hollywood Reporter

Take a trip down the aisle

you'll never forget.

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Mamma Mia!

How Can You Resist It!

What do you think about ABBA and their Music?

Do You Like ABBA Music?

I wasn't a fan of Abba at all before we started shooting this movie.

But its very hard to resist the songs once they get going...

Colin Firth

ABBA's Number Ones in the Amazon Spotlight

Number Ones
Number Ones

A collection of 19 songs that were all international #1 hits.

'Dancing Queen' was the only song to do hit number 1 in the U.S., and seven singles did it in the U.K.


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A collection of ABBA's music and DVD's.

Mamma Mia! 5th Anniversary in the Amazon Spotlight

Mamma Mia! 5th Anniversary [CD/DVD Combination]
Mamma Mia! 5th Anniversary [CD/DVD Combination]

A CD/DVD combination of the Award Winning Broadway production of Mamma Mia!


Benefitting Heifer International

This lens benefits Heifer International, provides struggling families around the world a way to become self-reliant for food and income.

I selected Heifer International because it is one of the charities that Meryl Streep is reported to support.

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      8 years ago from Canada

      I love that Washington Post Comment. It expresses the movie experience perfectly.

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      Lisa Auch 

      8 years ago from Scotland

      I loved this, the music was and alsways will be great, it was even better my daughter could sing along to it too.

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      lakern26 lm 

      8 years ago

      Great movie with fantastic music! I thought all of the actors and actresses did a wonderful job. Especially Meryl Streep ... I'm always amazed by her versatility.

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      Cheryl Paton 

      9 years ago from West Virginia

      We saw the play and the movie! Both are great.

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      10 years ago

      I haven't seen this yet, but am getting it for Christmas. I think it will be great to cheer me up on a Christmas away from my family! *****

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      10 years ago from Surrey, United Kingdom

      I haven't yet seen the movie, but love ABBA's music. Great lens and 5*s. Lensrolled to my ABBA ~ The Video Showcase lens.

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      10 years ago

      I'll be giving the movie a miss, thoroughly enjoyed the stage show though and really enjoyed reading your lens also!

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      10 years ago

      soon I'll be watching this amazing movie....very soon!

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      10 years ago

      Can't wait to see this movie. This is a great one I wouldn't miss!

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      Robin S 

      10 years ago from USA

      This great lens is co-winner of the Choose Your Favorite Giant lens contest and is now being featured at the Giant Squid Community Showcase. Congratulations!

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      gmarlett lm 

      10 years ago

      Welcome to the Squid-Groovy Group and thanks for supporting the music of the 80's. Rock-on! I look forward to seeing this movie -



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