Sliding Doors (1998) Poster



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Remade as 

12 B (2001)


Monty Python's Flying Circus: The Spanish Inquisition (1970) (TV Episode)
James reminds Helen a quote from this title.
Life of Brian (1979)
James says to Helen, "Hey, remember what the Monty Python boys say", to which she replies, "What, 'always look on the bright side of life?'"
Jeopardy! (1984) (TV Series)
Mentioned by Helen.
Blind Chance (1987)
Same premise, following multiple versions of a person, based on whether they catch a train that is leaving.
Seinfeld (1989) (TV Series)
Russell says to Gerry, "I must say, being with you makes the wait for the next episode of Seinfeld much easier to bear".
Baywatch (1989) (TV Series)
James says that Clive's favourite TV show is Baywatch.

Referenced in 

Saturday Night Live: Gwyneth Paltrow/Barenaked Ladies (1999) (TV Episode)
mentioned during the monologue
Popular: Slumber Party Massacre (1999) (TV Episode)
Carmen says Gwyneth Paltrow was great in this movie.
The Sopranos: House Arrest (2000) (TV Episode)
Melfi mentions the title
Amores Perros (2000)
Frasier: Sliding Frasiers (2001) (TV Episode)
Title reference, homage.
Ha-Chaim Ze Lo Ha-Kol: Dlatot Mistovevot (2001) (TV Episode)
same title, same plot trick of parallel realities
Naturally, Sadie: Sliding Closet Doors (2007) (TV Episode)
Title reference.
Psych: If You're So Smart, Then Why Are You Dead? (2007) (TV Episode)
Gus mentions it.
Movie Connections: Sliding Doors (2009) (TV Episode)
Referenced by name
The Young and the Restless: Episode #1.9077 (2009) (TV Episode)
Nick: "'Sliding Doors.' The movie. We saw that together, remember?"
Date Night (2010)
VHS tape falls from the shelf.
Love at the Christmas Table (2012) (TV Movie)
VHS tape seen
Psych: Right Turn or Left for Dead (2013) (TV Episode)
This episode is an homage to "Sliding Doors."
Mistresses: I Choose You (2013) (TV Episode)
Savi says she can't be trusted to choose which sliding door.
Coherence (2013)
Laurie tells the others about the movie Sliding Doors.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: James Corden/Vanessa Bayer/Robert Earl (2014) (TV Episode)
Seth Meyers tells 'James Corden' that the two of them look as alike as the two Gwyneth Paltrows in the film.
The Mindy Project: While I Was Sleeping (2015) (TV Episode)
Pays homage to the alternate reality plot
The Embassy: Episode #2.3 (2016) (TV Episode)
Les Hill describes Dan's fall off a balcony as a Sliding Doors moment in his and Elle's holiday.
Jane the Virgin: Chapter Thirty-Six (2016) (TV Episode)
narrator explains how Jane imagines a Sliding Doors-style alternate life running parallel to her own
Girlboss: Vintage Fashion Forum (2017) (TV Episode)
Annie and Pilar talk about the movie.
Broad City: Sliding Doors (2017) (TV Episode)
The entire plot is based on the film


Monty Python's Flying Circus: The Spanish Inquisition (1970) (TV Episode)
The Spanish Armarda sketch is shown on TV
Monty Python's Flying Circus: The Money Programme (1972) (TV Episode)
The Spanish Armada sketch is shown on TV

Featured in 

Film '72: A Christmas Treat (2001) (TV Episode)
Reviewing bbc output at Christmas
20 to 1: Girls on Film (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a segment.
Movie Connections: Sliding Doors (2009) (TV Episode)
Clips are shown
Hollywood's Top Ten: Gwyneth Paltrow Movies (2011) (TV Episode)
Clips shown as an honorable mention

Spoofed in 

The Adam and Joe Show: Episode #3.3 (1999) (TV Episode)
At the end of the soft toy parody of Shakespeare in Love, Gwyneth gets into a tube train, Shakesbeare says "Watch out for those sliding doors!" but they close on her head over and over again.
The Edwin J. Hill Social Club: Unrequited Love (2005) (TV Episode)
The opening shows two different timelines, one where they rent Sliding Doors and another where they rent Weekend at Bernies.
Comedy Bang! Bang!: Andy Dick Wears a Black Suit Jacket & Skinny Tie (2013) (TV Episode)
The plot of the episode is based on this movie
Bob's Burgers: Sliding Bobs (2015) (TV Episode)
Title/Alternate futures where Linda meets Bob without his mustache

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