Trainspotting

 1996 // Drama // 94 min // R

Plot

 Renton, deeply immersed in the Edinburgh drug scene, tries to clean up and get out, despite the allure of the drugs and influence of friends.

Director

  Danny Boyle

Cast

  Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Kevin McKidd

Rotten Tomatoes: 90

Metacritic: 83

IMDb: 8.2


Average: 85.0

What they're saying -

A brutal, often times funny, other times terrifying portrayal of drug addiction in Edinburgh. Not for the faint of heart, but well worth viewing as a realistic and entertaining reminder of the horrors of drug use.