- 1 hr 39 min
Can your life change in an instant? Is a split second all it takes to change the course of your future? This romantic comedy explores what could have been. Sliding Doors follows the life of Helen, a public relations representative, who is fired from her job and in one scenario catches her train on the way home. However, in the second scenario second she misses the train. The storyline then splits to follow Helen through each situation. In the scenario where Helen catches her train she arrives home to find her boyfriend cheating on her with is ex-girlfriend. In the scenario where she misses the train she doesn't arrive home in time and is left in the dark as to his affair. The underlying question throughout the movie being, can a split second change your life? Or are you destine for one fate that you will arrive at regardless of how life presents itself?