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In 2011, a revival was staged with substantial changes, starring HarryConnickJr as Dr. Mark Bruckner. Daisy Gamble becomes David Gamble, who is trying to quit smoking because he already told his boyfriend that he quit. He goes to Dr. Bruckner on the advice of his roommate; during their sessions, Dr. Bruckner discovers that David is the reincarnation of a 1940s singer, Melinda Wells.

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In 2011, a revival was staged with substantial changes, starring HarryConnickJr Music/HarryConnickJr as Dr. Mark Bruckner. Daisy Gamble becomes David Gamble, who is trying to quit smoking because he already told his boyfriend that he quit. He goes to Dr. Bruckner on the advice of his roommate; during their sessions, Dr. Bruckner discovers that David is the reincarnation of a 1940s singer, Melinda Wells.

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In 2011, a revival was staged with substantial changes, starring HarryConnickJr as Dr. Mark Bruckner. Daisy Gamble becomes David Gamble, who is trying to quit smoking because he already told his boyfriend that he quit. He goes to Dr. Bruckner on the advice of his roommate; during their sessions, Dr. Bruckner discovers that David is the reincarnation of a 1940s singer, Melinda Wells.



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!!Tropes appearing in the 2011 revival:
* AdaptationalAlternateEnding: In this version, David ends back with Warren, not Mark.
* AdaptationalBackstoryChange: In the original musical, Melinda was an English noble woman from the 18th Century. In the revival, she's a big band singer from the 1940s in New York.
* AdaptationalSexuality: Daisy Gamble is replaced with David Gamble, a "29-year old, single homosexual male." Melinda, however, stays Melinda.
* DisposableFiance: Averted. Unlike the original, Warren is a developed character in his own right, and he ultimately gets the guy.
* IncompatibleOrientation: The gay David falls in love with the straight Mark, who loves David's past life, the female Melinda.
* FlorenceNightingaleEffect: David falls in love with his psychoanalyst, Mark Bruckner.
* TheLostLenore: Mark is still not over his wife's death years later.
* NiceGuy: Warren
* SettingUpdate: The setting changes from the 1960s to the 1970s New York. Likewise, Melinda is now a New Yorker from the 1940s, not an Englishwoman from the 18th-century.

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* AdaptationNameChange / AdaptationalNationality: In the film version, the Austrian Dr. Mark Bruckner becomes the French Dr. Marc Chabot.

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The 1970 film version was directed by Vincente Minnelli, starred Music/BarbraStreisand and Yves Montand, and featured a considerably revised screenplay and new {{Movie Bonus Song}}s by Lerner.

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The 1970 film version was directed by Vincente Minnelli, Creator/VincenteMinnelli, starred Music/BarbraStreisand and Yves Montand, and featured a considerably revised screenplay and new {{Movie Bonus Song}}s by Lerner.


The film version, released in 1970 by Creator/{{Paramount}}, starred Music/BarbraStreisand and Yves Montand, was directed by Vincente Minnelli, and featured a considerably revised screenplay and new {{Movie Bonus Song}}s by Lerner.

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The 1970 film version, released in 1970 version was directed by Creator/{{Paramount}}, Vincente Minnelli, starred Music/BarbraStreisand and Yves Montand, was directed by Vincente Minnelli, and featured a considerably revised screenplay and new {{Movie Bonus Song}}s by Lerner.Lerner.


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* TalkingToPlants: Daisy does this in the song "Hurry! It's Lovely Up Here."


* DisposableFiance: Daisy's blandly perfect fiancé, the perfectly bland Warren Smith.



* UnwantedFiance: Daisy's blandly perfect fiancé, the perfectly bland Warren Smith.


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%%Trope list under construction* UnwantedFiance: Daisy's blandly perfect fiancé, the perfectly bland Warren Smith.


* DistantDuet: In the film version, when Daisy is avoiding the psychiatrist and he tries to reach her telepathically, she begins hearing the words of the song coming from the mouths of her cooking class teacher, police officers, and other random strangers.

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* DistantDuet: In the film version, when Daisy is avoiding the psychiatrist and he tries to reach her telepathically, she begins hearing the words of the song "Come Back to Me" coming from the mouths of her cooking class teacher, police officers, and other random strangers.

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* DistantDuet: In the film version, when Daisy is avoiding the psychiatrist and he tries to reach her telepathically, she begins hearing the words of the song coming from the mouths of her cooking class teacher, police officers, and other random strangers.

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* MySisterIsOffLimits: Edward invokes this with the song "Don't Tamper With My Sister," though the complaint here is just that it's in public (and Edward is only [[BoyfriendBluff pretending to be her brother]] anyway).

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* TitleThemeTune: In a rare musical theatre example, the prelude features the title song sung by an offstage chorus.

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* ArrangedMarriage: Melinda's family makes elaborate preparations for her to marry Sir Hubert Insdale. She quashes the proposal simply by saying "no" to him.

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