Re: "King's Speech" director to take on "Les Miserables"
^ This is the first adaptation of the musical that I'm aware of not to include the original lines, so I'm doubtful that worries about people being confused motivated the change, which is why I'm curious in the first place as to why the lines were changed.
Starbuck: We're all friendlies. So, let's just... be friendly.
"Ze director's cut is ze film you saw in ze theater."