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 Greetings again from the darkness. Sequels are big business in Hollywood these days. In fact, it’s not unusual for sequels to be announced even before the premiere of the first! 466 more words



Disclaimer: This is an audiobook review so the quotations aren’t written according to the text in the book.

Yes, here I am again reviewing another Irvine Welsh book. 687 more words

Book Reviews

Screening Room: 'T2 Trainspotting'

It’s been about twenty years, what have the lads from Trainspotting been up to? Much the same as before, only with less heroin, it would appear.  133 more words


Interview: Danny Boyle - T2 Trainspotting

Academy Award winner Danny Boyle sat down to talk about revisiting the world of his groundbreaking film Trainspotting 20 years later with T2 Trainspotting. Boyle talks making a sequel, using obsession to tackle addiction, and answers a theory from his film… 857 more words


Trainspotting: Irvine Welsh

‘Choose us. Choose life. Choose mortgage payments; choose washing machines; choose cars; choose sitting oan a couch watching mind-numbing and spirit-crushing game shows, stuffing fuckin junk food intae yir mooth. 355 more words


T2: Trainspotting

It is a great credit to Danny Boyle that T2: Trainspotting looks and feels like a logical extension to the film that precedes it. Sequels are often too far removed from the events of the original to be seen as anything more than just another story set in the same place and featuring the same characters with no logical connection to the existing narrative, or they have been so clumsily set-up by the first film that they come across as cynical attempts to cash in on the popularity of the predecessor. 666 more words

Film News And Reviews

T2 Trainspotting (2017)

D: Danny Boyle / 117m

Cast: Ewen McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Robert Carlyle, Jonny Lee Miller, Anjela Nedyalkova, Kelly Macdonald, James Cosmo, Shirley Henderson, Pauline Turner, Scot Greenan, Kyle Fitzpatrick, Gordon Kennedy, Irvine Welsh… 1,475 more words