It could be known as "ABBA Comes Alive!" The cast-led soundtrack to the film adaptation of jukebox musical "Mamma Mia!" features delightfully saccharine arrangements of the Swedish pop group's songs.
The title song, performed by Meryl Streep, is upbeat and catchy, with a cheesy sheen just glossy enough to sell the film to audiences adverse to musical theater delights.
ABBA's iconic "Dancing Queen" is reprised on the soundtrack, with Streep, Julie Walters and Christine Baranski sharing vocal leads surprisingly aptly. Colin Firth's delicate voice balances with Pierce Brosnan's bravado on "Our Last Summer," which also features Stellan Skarsg