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Release Date: April 24th, 1998

DVD Release Date: December 1st, 1998

PG-13|1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary
When Helen (Gwyneth Paltrow), a London ad executive, is fired from her job and rushes out to catch a train, two scenarios take place. In one, she gets on the train and comes home to find her boyfriend, Gerry (John Lynch), in bed with another woman. In the second, she misses the train and arrives after the woman has left. In the first scenario, Helen dumps Gerry, finds a new man and gradually improves her life. In the second, she becomes suspicious of Gerry's fidelity and grows miserable.

Cast: Gwyneth Paltrow, John Hannah, John Lynch, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Zara Turner, Douglas McFerran, Paul Brightwell, Nina Young

Director: Peter Howitt

Genres: Romantic comedy

Production Co: Paramount Pictures, Mirage Enterprises, Miramax Films

Keywords: London, Best friend, Love, Transformation, Emotional, Love triangle, Playful, 1990s, Witty, Office

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Nominated Alexander Korda Award for the Outstanding British Film of the Year
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1999)