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Sep 27 2018

Months of Meryl: Mamma Mia! (2008)

JohnandMattheware watching every single live-action film starring Meryl Streep.

#39 —Donna Sheridan,a dancing queen,hotelier,and single mother of a bride-to-be.

MATTHEW: When it comes to motion picture musicals,the old adage certainly holds true — they really don't make them like they used to.But when it comes toMamma Mia!,the 2008 cinematic adaptation of the long-running jukebox stage show/certified cash cow that's still chugging along on the West End and in numerous cities across the globe,one could justifiably say that they,thankfully,never made them quite likethis.

Structured around the music of ABBA,the story is thin but not automatically dire,at least on paper: Sophie Sheridan (Amanda Seyfried) is an unusually deceptive 20-year-old engaged to be married to Sky (Dominic Cooper) and living on the fictitious,picturesque Greek island of Kalokairi,where her mother Donna (Meryl Streep) owns and operates a modest yet crumbling hotel...

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