Trainspotting [videorecording] /Material type: Visual materialPublisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, 2011Edition: High definition.Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Language note: In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles.Other title: Train spotting.Subject(s): Narcotic addicts -- Scotland -- Edinburgh -- Drama | Young men -- Scotland -- Edinburgh -- Drama | Edinburgh (Scotland) -- Drama | Welsh, Irvine -- Film adaptations | Crime films | Film adaptations | Fiction films | Feature filmsCast: Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Kevin McKidd, Jonny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle.Summary: A young heroin addict in Edinburgh tries to kick the habit but his junkie friends aren't making it easy for him.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
Mark Renton (Ewan McGregor), a young man with few prospects and fewer ambitions, lives in economically depressed Edinburgh. Like most of his friends, Renton is a heroin addict who loves the drug's blissful nothingness; financing his habit also provides excitement and challenges that his life otherwise lacks. Renton's two best friends are also junkies: Sick Boy (Jonny Lee Miller), a snappy dresser obsessed with James Bond, and Spud (Ewan Bremner), a guileless nerd who suggests Pee Wee Herman's debauched cousin. Renton and his pals also hang out with Begbie (Robert Carlyle), a borderline psychotic who loathes junkies even though he drinks like a fish. After one too many brushes with the law, Renton kicks heroin and moves to London, where he finds a job, a flat, and something close to peace of mind. However, Sick Boy, Begbie, and Spud all arrive at his doorstep on the trail of a big score, leading Renton back into drugs and crime. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi
Blu-ray disc, DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1.
In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Kevin McKidd, Jonny Lee Miller, Robert Carlyle.
Based on the novel by Irvine Welsh.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
This is a Blu-ray disc made for Blu-ray disc players and will not play in standard DVD players.
Features: includes digital copy of film; audio commentary by Danny Boyle, Andrew MacDonald, John Hodge, and Ewan McGregor; deleted scenes; "Trainspotting retrospective" featurette; "The making of Trainspotting" featurette; Cannes Film Festival interviews; gallery; theatrical teaser and trailer.
MPAA rating: R.
For private home use only.
A young heroin addict in Edinburgh tries to kick the habit but his junkie friends aren't making it easy for him.