Sliding Doors Reviews

June 18, 2002
It's not so much the tale itself as the slippery interplay between characters that makes Sliding Doors enjoyable.
April 12, 2002
Ultimately, Sliding Doors becomes a victim of its own cleverness, shutting down all that early promise.
January 1, 2000
Deft enough to keep you wondering whether it's going to end on Track A or Track B.
January 1, 2000
Once the movie throws in a jolting, late-in- the-game plot twist that could have been borrowed from City of Angels, it never regains its balance.
January 1, 2000
Take a supernatural premise, sap cinematic magic of any kind and the result is Sliding Doors.
January 1, 2000
Unduly smug about its flashy conceit and otherwise utterly empty, the film plays like lobotomized Kieslowski, less Blind Chance than dumb luck.
January 1, 2000
January 1, 2000
The script is shrewd and inventive, combining wit, romance, and intelligent melodrama into a crowd-pleasing whole.
January 1, 2000
Gwyneth Paltrow is engaging as the two Helens, and I have no complaints about her performance. Pity about the screenplay.
January 1, 2000
Give the movie credit for being a different sort of romantic comedy, but still one has to regret the failure of imagination.