FILM : Trainspotting
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Trainspotting 1996 Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Kevin McKidd, Robert Carlyle, Kelly Macdonald, Peter Mullan Edinburgh, Glasgow, Highland (Scotland), London
Director : Danny Boyle   Production Company : Channel Four Films, Figment Films, Noel Gay Motion Picture C  Region : LONDON T-Z,SCOTLAND

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

Screen captures created by Dave Wilson with captions by Phil Wilkinson

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Trainspotting [DVD] [1996]

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Trainspotting - Choose life. Choose a job. Choose a career. Choose Princes Street, Edinburgh in Lothian.
Trainspotting

trasp001. Choose life. Choose a job. Choose a career. Choose Princes Street, Edinburgh in Lothian.

trasp001n. Choose film location photography, outside Boots. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 26-11-2014)

Trainspotting - Choose a family. Choose a f**king big television, Choose washing machines, cars, compact disc players, and electrical tin can openers.
Trainspotting

trasp002. Choose a family. Choose a f**king big television, Choose washing machines, cars, compact disc players, and electrical tin can openers.

trasp002n. Shoplifting from John Menzies, now Next. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 26-11-2014)

Trainspotting - Choose good health, low cholesterol and dental insurance. Choose fixed-interest mortgage repayments. Choose a starter home.
Trainspotting

trasp003. Choose good health, low cholesterol and dental insurance. Choose fixed-interest mortgage repayments. Choose a starter home.

trasp003n. Marks and Spencer, with scaffolding, now Zara, with scaffolding. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 26-11-2014)

Trainspotting - Choose your friends. Choose leisure wear and matching luggage. Choose a three piece suite on hire purchase in a range of f**king fabrics.
Trainspotting

trasp004. Choose your friends. Choose leisure wear and matching luggage. Choose a three piece suite on hire purchase in a range of f**king fabrics.

trasp004n. And back to Boots. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 26-11-2014)

Trainspotting - Choose DIY and wondering who the f**k you are on a Sunday morning. Choose the steps leading down to Calton Road from Leith Street in Edinburgh.
Trainspotting

trasp005. Choose DIY and wondering who the f**k you are on a Sunday morning. Choose the steps leading down to Calton Road from Leith Street in Edinburgh.

trasp005n. The same steps now. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 26-11-2014)

Trainspotting - Choose sitting on that couch watching mind-numbing spirit-crushing game shows, stuffing f**king junk food into your mouth.
Trainspotting

trasp006. Choose sitting on that couch watching mind-numbing spirit-crushing game shows, stuffing f**king junk food into your mouth.

trasp006n. Calton Road. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 26-11-2014)

Trainspotting - Choose rotting away at the end of it all, pissing your last in a miserable home, nothing more than an embarrassment to the selfish, f**ked-up brats you have spawned to replace yourself. Choose Calton Road at the corner of St. Ninian's Row.
Trainspotting

trasp007. Choose rotting away at the end of it all, pissing your last in a miserable home, nothing more than an embarrassment to the selfish, f**ked-up brats you have spawned to replace yourself. Choose Calton Road at the corner of St. Ninian's Row.

trasp007n. A speeding car emerging from St. Ninian's Row, unlikely; it's a dead end. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 26-11-2014)

Trainspotting - Choose your future. Choose life . . . But why would I want to do a thing like that?
Trainspotting

trasp008. Choose your future. Choose life . . . But why would I want to do a thing like that?

trasp008n. Calton Road with new bridge and shiny buildings. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 26-11-2014)

Trainspotting - I chose not to choose life: I chose something else. And the reasons? There are no reasons. Who needs reasons when you've got heroin?  Who needs the bridge that carries Waterloo Place over Calton Road?
Trainspotting

trasp009. I chose not to choose life: I chose something else. And the reasons? There are no reasons. Who needs reasons when you've got heroin? Who needs the bridge that carries Waterloo Place over Calton Road?

trasp009n. With Waverley station ahead. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 26-11-2014)

Trainspotting - Mark 'Rent Boy' Renton (Ewan McGregor) goes through the motions of kicking his heroin habit. Well Green in Pollokshaws, Glasgow G43.
Trainspotting

trasp010. Mark 'Rent Boy' Renton (Ewan McGregor) goes through the motions of kicking his heroin habit. Well Green in Pollokshaws, Glasgow G43.

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