Mamma Mia is a 2008 romantic comedy film directed by Phyllida Lloyd and written by Catherine Johnson, based on her book for the same-named 1999 musical.

The film is based on the songs of the Swedish pop group ABBA, with additional music created by Benny Andersson, an ABBA member.

Christine Baranski, Pierce Brosnan, Dominic Cooper, Colin Firth, Amanda Seyfried, Stellan Skarsgrd, Meryl Streep, and Julie Walters are among the cast members.


The story centres around a young bride-to-be who invites three men to her approaching wedding, one of whom may be her father.

Relativity Media, Playtone, and Littlestar Productions co-produced the picture, which was an international co-production between Germany, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

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Best Mamma Mia Quotes

It’s about knowing who I am. And I wanted to get married knowing who I am. ~ Sophie.

I used to have fun. ~ Donna.

I will know my father as soon as I see him. ~ Sophie.


Being a grudge holder makes you fat. ~ Ruby.

The best things in life, the very best things happen unexpectedly. ~ Donna.

Little boys who play with fire get their fingers burned. ~ Tanya.

I bought her this. It cost me 10 quid, plus my Johnny Rotten T-shirt. Your mother knew quite a rebel. ~ Harry.

I want the perfect wedding, and I want my father to give me away. ~ Sophie.


Hey. Right in time for breakfast. We’re serving up the works here. ~ Bill.

It’s my stag do – my last night of freedom. Which is how some people might see it. But for me, it’s the last night before the greatest adventure of my life. ~ Sky.

All my life, there’s been this huge unanswered question, and I don’t want any more secrecy. ~ Sophie.


Whatever happened to our Donna? Life and soul of the party! ~ Tanya.

I don’t care if you slept with hundreds of men, you’re my mom, and I love you so much. ~ Sophie.

Yeah, if you hadn’t just dumped my mother and gone off and married somebody else. ~ Sophie.


Does she wear it or floss with it? ~ Rosie.

Hey, hey, wait a minute. I had to go home. I was engaged. But I told Lorraine I couldn’t marry her and I came right back. ~ Sam.

I feel like there’s a part of me missing, and when I meet my dad, everything will fall into place. ~ Sophie.

I better be dreaming, you better not be here. ~ Donna.

Famous Mamma Mia Quotes

I’ve heard all this from my mother, and I think she knows me better than you do. ~ Sophie.


We danced on the beach, and we kissed on the beach, and dot, dot, dot. ~ Sophie.

You’d think with all this new technology, they would figure out a machine that would make the beds. ~ Donna.

She’s a chip off the old block. ~ Rosie.


If she were more like me, she wouldn’t be getting married at 20. ~ Donna.

It’s very Greek. ~ Rosie.

Though my dad drew the line at my third. ~ Tanya.

Oh, because of what you’ve done. I mean, the Dynamos, raising a kid and running a business, all on your own. ~ Sophie.


You give that woman hell when you get home. ~ Rosie.

I may look like I’m pondering my securities, but in reality, I’m trekking across some remote corner of the planet. ~ Harry.

It’s just, over the years people have tended to be extremely complimentary about my ears. ~ Harry.


Don’t think about it. Come on. Let’s go have fun. ~ Donna.

When you fall, you fall. And when you’ve been defeated by love, you’re utterly defeated. ~ Harry.

You have the courage of a lion, the passion of a panther, and the wisdom of a flamingo. ~ Fernando.


This is my reality. Hard work and a crippling mortgage. ~ Donna.

There’s an island, Kalokairi. People used to think if you sailed on from there, you’d fall off the edge of the world. That sounds like the place for me. ~ Donna.

I don’t know what my future holds, but the world is wide and I want to make some memories. ~ Donna.

Top Mamma Mia Quotes

Look at you! God! Stop growing! You sound like you’re having fun already. ~ Donna.


Somebody up there has got it in for me. I bet it’s my mother. ~ Donna.

For her, now that her book is a bestseller, and she’s got the whole world stuffing, it’s time to find Mr. Right! ~ Tanya.

Well, you’re not going to tell me that you have a twin sister, are you? ~ Bill.

My sentiments exactly. ~ Sam.


May the best of our lives be the best of our lives. ~ Tanya.

I’m spontaneous. ~ Harry.

Excuse me. Coming through. I have a senior citizen with me. Thank you. My mother needs a perch. ~ Rosie.

I’m just whining, you know me. I don’t need to be taken care of. ~ Donna.

And don’t get all self-righteous with me, because you have no one but yourself to blame. ~ Donna.


I’ll be thinking of you tomorrow. ~ Sky.

Down, boy. Down, boy. No, it takes too much energy. ~ Donna.

You know what to do. You don’t have to do anything. ~ Donna.


The last time I saw your mother, she said she never wanted to see me again. ~ Sam.

There’s no plan, God knows there’s no plan. It looks great, though. ~ Donna.

When you know, you know. ~ Harry.

That doesn’t come from finding your father. That comes from finding yourself. ~ Sky.


It’s not easy being a mother. If it was, fathers would do it. ~ Donna.

Last night, I discovered something wonderful. It was a wake-up call, a way to look at myself and what I really want out of life. ~ Harry.

Excuse me. Hello. This is a hen party. Women only. Thank you. ~ Rosie.

In your case, age becomes you as it does a tree, the wine, and cheese. ~ Officer.

Popular Mamma Mia Quotes

I’m so glad you’re here because. I have a secret, and I can’t tell anybody else. ~ Sophie.

They’re supposed to ward off unwanted visitors. ~ Donna.


The earth moved, darling. We’re falling apart here. ~ Donna.

It’s one of those serendipitous moments in life when three complete strangers share a common thought. ~ Bill.


Do what makes your soul shine. ~ Rosie.

Whatever you dream, we’ll make it real. ~ Senor Cienfuegos.

I don’t know how to sing about love if I’m not feeling it. ~ Donna.

You always knew how to make an entrance. ~ Sam.


I have two grown children. I know something about letting go. ~ Sam.

I’ve done the big white wedding, and believe me, it doesn’t always end in ‘happy ever after.’ ~ Sam.

You don’t mess with a masterpiece. ~ Barman.

I don’t want my children growing up, not knowing who their father is, because it’s just, it’s crap! ~ Sophie.


I see you kept my bagpipes. ~ Sam.

There’s no use climbing the ladder if you’re on completely the wrong wall. ~ Harry.

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Mamma Mia Movie Details

Mamma Mia! is a 2008 jukebox musical romantic comedy film.

  • Movie directed by: Phyllida Lloyd
  • Screenplay by: Catherine Johnson
  • Based on: Mamma Mia! by Catherine Johnson
  • Produced by: Judy Craymer and Gary Goetzman
  • Stars: Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgård, Julie Walters, Dominic Cooper, Amanda Seyfried, Christine Baranski.
  • Cinematography: Haris Zambarloukos
  • Music by: Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus
  • Distributed: by Universal Pictures
  • Running time: 109 minutes
  • Movie Language: English.