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Trainspotting (1996)

R 08/09/1996 (US) DramaCrime 1h 34m

Choose life.

Overview

Heroin addict Mark Renton stumbles through bad ideas and sobriety attempts with his unreliable friends -- Sick Boy, Begbie, Spud and Tommy. He also has an underage girlfriend, Diane, along for the ride. After cleaning up and moving from Edinburgh to London, Mark finds he can't escape the life he left behind when Begbie shows up at his front door on the lam, and a scheming Sick Boy follows.

  1. Irvine Welsh

    Author

  2. Danny Boyle

    Director

  3. John Hodge

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Ewan McGregor

    Ewan McGregor

    Mark "Rent Boy" Renton

  2. Ewen Bremner

    Ewen Bremner

    Daniel "Spud" Murphy

  3. Jonny Lee Miller

    Jonny Lee Miller

    Simon "Sick Boy" Williamson

  4. Robert Carlyle

    Robert Carlyle

    Francis "Franco" Begbie

  5. Kelly Macdonald

    Kelly Macdonald

    Diane Coulston

  6. Kevin McKidd

    Kevin McKidd

    Thomas "Tommy" MacKenzie

  7. Peter Mullan

    Peter Mullan

    Swanney "Mother Superior"

  8. James Cosmo

    James Cosmo

    Mr. Renton

  9. Eileen Nicholas

    Eileen Nicholas

    Mrs. Renton

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Trainspotting
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