SERIOUSLY folks, the musical has been around for longer than most of your kids and the first film is a decade old.

If you don’t know whether you’ll like this or not then no review from me will save you.

 It has been almost ten years since the first Mamma Mia film and f you don't already know you'll like the sequel, no review will save you

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It has been almost ten years since the first Mamma Mia film and f you don’t already know you’ll like the sequel, no review will save you
 This musical has been around for longer than most of your kids

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This musical has been around for longer than most of your kids
When is Mamma Mia 2 out? Here We Go Again UK release date, trailer, cast, plot, age rating and run time

It’s cheesy and decidedly average — but no one will care as long as there is music to sing to and a threadbare love story to sigh with and the ABBA juggernaut continues to churn out dollar bills (the first film made $600million).

This one tells the story of how young Donna (Lily James) came to meet, hook up with and fall pregnant by one of the three handsome devils.

Meanwhile, fast-forwarding a few decades and Sophie (Amanda Seyfried) is opening a restaurant on the Greek island discovered by her mum.

The song links are tenuous at best, it occasionally struggles to get its head around a plot based on three random holiday quickies and some appearances are baffling.

 Lily James, Cher and Amanda Seyfriend in attendance at the film's premiere

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Lily James, Cher and Amanda Seyfriend in attendance at the film’s premiere
 The song links are tenuous at best, occasionally struggling to get its head around the plot

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The song links are tenuous at best, occasionally struggling to get its head around the plot
 Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson were also at the world premiere

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Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson were also at the world premiere
 Colin Firth and wife Livia on the blue carpet at the Eventim Apollo

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Colin Firth and wife Livia on the blue carpet at the Eventim Apollo

But there are also some proper belly laughs, Lily James is incredible, the tunes and positivity are irresistible and by the end the audience were SCREAMING for more.

Here we go again? Oh go on then.

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again – 114mins

★★★☆☆

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