Mamma Mia!

Mamma Mia!

June 5, 2023
Presented by Extra Credit

Details About the Film

This film is part of the series Extra Credit

Extra Credit re-examines pop-culture cinema through an academic lens. Striking playful associations and extracting new insights from nostalgic blockbusters and cult classics, The Connector program brings University of Missouri research, resources, and ideas to the Cinema. Free for members.

Donna operates a small island hotel in Greece where she raises her daughter Sophie alone. On the eve of Sophie's wedding, Donna discovers Sophie has secretly invited three men she believes could be her biological father. Breezy, boozy, and sung to the tune of ABBA's greatest hits, Mamma Mia presents answers to questions of paternity and true family.

Presented By

Director(s): Phyllida Lloyd
Starring: Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan, Stellan Skarsgård, Colin Firth, Julie Walters, Christine Baranski
Year Released: 2008
Runtime: 108 minutes
Country: United States
Language(s): English