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''Waterloo Bridge'' was remade in 1940 with Creator/VivienLeigh and Creator/RobertTaylor, as Myra and Roy respectively, and again in 1956, re-titled as ''Gaby''. The 1940 version doesn't involve prostitution due to censorship, and it adds major changes to the story. In the same vein, ''Gaby'' eschews the DownerEnding for a more palatable story and stars LeslieCaron.

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''Waterloo Bridge'' was remade in 1940 with Creator/VivienLeigh and Creator/RobertTaylor, as Myra and Roy respectively, and again in 1956, re-titled 1956 as ''Gaby''.''Gaby'', with Creator/LeslieCaron and John Kerr as the leads (now named Gaby and Gregory). The 1940 version doesn't involve prostitution due to censorship, and it adds major changes to the story. In the same vein, ''Gaby'' eschews the DownerEnding for a more palatable story and stars LeslieCaron.resolution.


* {{Adorkable}}: Roy’s just a kid, and he’s very sweet and earnest.


* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: This movie (Specifically, the 1940 version) was ''huge'' in China. It has the fortune of entering Chinese market when china started their economic and political reforms in the 1980s. As a result, a lot of classic foreign films entered into Chinese market en masse. The fact that Vivien Leigh starred in also-popular GoneWithTheWind certainly helped, as did the its main theme song "Auld Lang Syne". The movie was popular in China enogugh that its title translation made some connections with some Chinese legends, and the movie was distributed in a lot of schools as English learning materials.

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* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: This movie (Specifically, the 1940 version) was ''huge'' in China. It has the fortune of entering Chinese market when china started their economic and political reforms in the 1980s. As a result, a lot of classic foreign films entered into Chinese market en masse. The fact that Vivien Leigh starred in also-popular GoneWithTheWind Film/GoneWithTheWind certainly helped, as did the its main theme song "Auld Lang Syne". The movie was popular in China enogugh that its title translation made some connections with some Chinese legends, and the movie was distributed in a lot of schools as English learning materials.


* BreakUpMakeUpScenario: Myra runs out of Roy’s family house [[spoiler: Then she promises to marry Roy when he finds her, but she runs away once again. He finds her right before he goes back to the front, and finally, she agrees to marry him when he returns.]]

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* BreakUpMakeUpScenario: Myra runs out of Roy’s family house [[spoiler: Then she promises to marry Roy when he finds her, but she runs away once again. He finds her right before he goes back to the front, and finally, she agrees to marry him when he returns.]]


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* GermansLoveDavidHasselhoff: This movie (Specifically, the 1940 version) was ''huge'' in China. It has the fortune of entering Chinese market when china started their economic and political reforms in the 1980s. As a result, a lot of classic foreign films entered into Chinese market en masse. The fact that Vivien Leigh starred in also-popular GoneWithTheWind certainly helped, as did the its main theme song "Auld Lang Syne". The movie was popular in China enogugh that its title translation made some connections with some Chinese legends, and the movie was distributed in a lot of schools as English learning materials.


''Waterloo Bridge'' was remade in 1940 with Creator/VivienLeigh and RobertTaylor, as Myra and Roy respectively, and again in 1956, re-titled as ''Gaby''. The 1940 version doesn't involve prostitution due to censorship, and it adds major changes to the story. In the same vein, ''Gaby'' eschews the DownerEnding for a more palatable story and stars LeslieCaron.

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''Waterloo Bridge'' was remade in 1940 with Creator/VivienLeigh and RobertTaylor, Creator/RobertTaylor, as Myra and Roy respectively, and again in 1956, re-titled as ''Gaby''. The 1940 version doesn't involve prostitution due to censorship, and it adds major changes to the story. In the same vein, ''Gaby'' eschews the DownerEnding for a more palatable story and stars LeslieCaron.


The film is based on the play of the same name written by Robert E. Sherwood. The producer, Carl Lammael, was so impressed with how Creator/JamesWhale worked under budget, he gave him more work. Whale’s next feature was Creator/{{Universal}}'s beloved monster flick, ''Literature/{{Frankenstein}}''. Also, ''Waterloo Bridge'' includes an early-bird appearance of Creator/BetteDavis as Roy’s sister, Janet Cronin.

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The film is based on the play of the same name written by Robert E. Sherwood. The producer, Carl Lammael, Laemmle, was so impressed with how Creator/JamesWhale worked under budget, he gave him more work. Whale’s next feature was Creator/{{Universal}}'s beloved monster flick, ''Literature/{{Frankenstein}}''. Also, ''Waterloo Bridge'' includes an early-bird appearance of Creator/BetteDavis as Roy’s sister, Janet Cronin.

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* CryIntoChest: After Myra's mini-meltdown, she cries into Roy's chest.


* NotSoStoic: Myra tries to hold her stoic facade as best she can, but when Roy takes her to meet his parents and proposes marriage, she can't handle it; she has a mini-nervous breakdown while trying to get rid of Roy for good.

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* NotSoStoic: Myra tries to hold her keeps a stoic facade in her dire situation as best a prostitute. But she can, but completely loses this facade when Roy takes proposes marriage and invites her to meet his parents family. She's so ashamed of her situation and proposes marriage, fears Roy finding out this secret that she can't handle it; she has a mini-nervous breakdown while trying tries her best to get rid of Roy for good.him and has mini meltdown.

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* NotSoStoic: Myra tries to hold her stoic facade as best she can, but when Roy takes her to meet his parents and proposes marriage, she can't handle it; she has a mini-nervous breakdown while trying to get rid of Roy for good.

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* DeadpanSnarker: Myra, at times.


[[UsefulNotes/WorldWarOne London, 1917]]: chorus-girl turned prostitute, Myra Deauville (Creator/MaeClarke) is meeting potential clients on the titular bridge. One night she meets kindhearted Roy Cronin (Douglass Montgomery), who’s a young and naïve soldier looking for company. He [[LoveAtFirstSight falls in love]] with her unaware of what she does for a living. Myra is reluctant about this relationship; her situation as a prostitute is a shameful necessity, and she doesn't want Roy to find out about it. Later on, Roy invites Myra to visit his family to get away for a while. Myra refuses vehemently. Eventually, he tricks her to going out in the country to visit his parents, and she spills her secret to his mother. Instead of being repulsed, Mary Cronin is compassionate and understanding. Unable to cope, Myra runs away and tries to forget Roy.

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[[UsefulNotes/WorldWarOne London, 1917]]: chorus-girl turned prostitute, Myra Deauville (Creator/MaeClarke) is meeting potential clients on the titular bridge. One night she meets kindhearted Roy Cronin (Douglass Montgomery), who’s a young and naïve soldier looking for company. He [[LoveAtFirstSight falls in love]] with her unaware of what she does for a living. Myra is reluctant about this relationship; her situation as a prostitute is a shameful necessity, and she doesn't want Roy to find out about it. Later on, Roy invites Myra to visit it especially when he wants his family to get away for a while. Myra refuses vehemently.meet her. Eventually, he tricks her to going out in the country to visit his parents, and she spills her secret to his mother. Instead of being repulsed, Mary Cronin is compassionate and understanding. Unable to cope, Myra runs away and tries to forget Roy.


London, 1917: chorus-girl turned prostitute, Myra Deauville (Creator/MaeClarke) is meeting potential clients on the titular bridge. One night she meets kindhearted Roy Cronin (Douglass Montgomery), who’s a young and naïve soldier looking for company. He [[LoveAtFirstSight falls in love]] with her unaware of what she does for a living. Myra is reluctant about this relationship; her situation as a prostitute is a shameful necessity, and she doesn't want Roy to find out about it. Later on, Roy invites Myra to visit his family to get away for a while. Myra refuses vehemently. Eventually, he tricks her to going out in the country to visit his parents, and she spills her secret to his mother. Instead of being repulsed, Mary Cronin is compassionate and understanding. Unable to cope, Myra runs away and tries to forget Roy.

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[[UsefulNotes/WorldWarOne London, 1917: 1917]]: chorus-girl turned prostitute, Myra Deauville (Creator/MaeClarke) is meeting potential clients on the titular bridge. One night she meets kindhearted Roy Cronin (Douglass Montgomery), who’s a young and naïve soldier looking for company. He [[LoveAtFirstSight falls in love]] with her unaware of what she does for a living. Myra is reluctant about this relationship; her situation as a prostitute is a shameful necessity, and she doesn't want Roy to find out about it. Later on, Roy invites Myra to visit his family to get away for a while. Myra refuses vehemently. Eventually, he tricks her to going out in the country to visit his parents, and she spills her secret to his mother. Instead of being repulsed, Mary Cronin is compassionate and understanding. Unable to cope, Myra runs away and tries to forget Roy.


-->'''Janet Cronin''': Nothing will come of it. You mustn't believe all you see in the papers. We're not as bad as all that!

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-->'''Janet Cronin''': Nothing will come of it. You mustn't believe all you see in the papers. We're not as bad as all that!



* MeetCute: Roy and Myra meet during an air raid helping an old lady pick up the potatoes she’s dropped.

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* MeetCute: Roy and Myra meet during an air raid helping an old lady pick up the potatoes she’s she dropped.


The film is based on the play of the same name written by Robert E. Sherwood. The producer, Carl Lammael, was so impressed with how Creator/JamesWhale worked under budget, he gave him more work. Whale’s next feature was Creator/{{Universal}}'s beloved monster, ''Literature/{{Frankenstein}}''. Also, this includes an early-bird appearance of Creator/BetteDavis as Roy’s sister, Janet Cronin.

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The film is based on the play of the same name written by Robert E. Sherwood. The producer, Carl Lammael, was so impressed with how Creator/JamesWhale worked under budget, he gave him more work. Whale’s next feature was Creator/{{Universal}}'s beloved monster, monster flick, ''Literature/{{Frankenstein}}''. Also, this ''Waterloo Bridge'' includes an early-bird appearance of Creator/BetteDavis as Roy’s sister, Janet Cronin.


The film is based on the play of the same name written by Robert E. Sherwood. The producer, Carl Lammael, was so impressed with how Creator/JamesWhale worked under budget, he gave him more work. Whale’s next feature was Creator/Universal’s beloved monster, ''Literature/{{Frankenstein}}''. Also, this includes an early-bird appearance of Creator/BetteDavis as Roy’s sister, Janet Cronin.

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The film is based on the play of the same name written by Robert E. Sherwood. The producer, Carl Lammael, was so impressed with how Creator/JamesWhale worked under budget, he gave him more work. Whale’s next feature was Creator/Universal’s Creator/{{Universal}}'s beloved monster, ''Literature/{{Frankenstein}}''. Also, this includes an early-bird appearance of Creator/BetteDavis as Roy’s sister, Janet Cronin.

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