Streep plays Donna, Sophie’s mother, in this musical comedy directed by Phyllida Lloyd. Bride-to-be Sophie tries to find her real father before her wedding day as she, her friends, and her family sing hit songs by the popular ’70s group ABBA to set the scenes. Co-starring Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan, Stellan Skarsgård, Colin Firth and Christine Baranski.
I just want to do things that are valuable to introduce into the culture. This film is a valuable thing. I knew it when I saw it.