Follow TV Tropes


Series / Torn

Go To

Torn is a 2007 British miniseries produced for ITV.

This series contains examples of:

  • Adult Fear: Sarah and David take their eyes off Alice for two seconds, and Joanna takes the little girl home with her.
  • The Alcoholic: Sarah, in the past. Stephen begins to show shades of this following Joanna's death.
  • Chekhov's Gun: The DNA sample Sarah gives to confirm her relationship to Alice/Lori. The police later use it to identify Sarah as the person Joanna fought with shortly before her death.
  • Advertisement:
  • Death by Falling Over: How Joanna bites the dust.
  • Police Are Useless: Averted. Sally listens to Sarah's concerns and suspicions, and follows up on them.
  • The Reveal: Lori is Alice.
  • Title Drop: Alice telling Joanna that she feels "torn".
  • Verbed Title

How well does it match the trope?

Example of:


Media sources: