By Paul Katz
March 09, 2007 at 05:00 AM EST
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Once you’ve accepted the gimmick in this bittersweet fantasy about an old man (Frasier‘s John Mahoney) and a young bride (Law & Order‘s Annie Parisse) swapping body and soul after a magical kiss, the darker musings on the nature of true love resonate deeply. Mahoney and Parisse deftly avoid mimicry while inhabiting each other’s characters, and Alan Tudyk charms as a bewildered groom seeking to break the spell. But even stranger than the premise of Prelude to a Kiss is how Mahoney and Tudyk possess more romantic chemistry than practically any couple on stage this season.

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  • PG-13
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  • 105 minutes
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