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TRAINSPOTTING

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 93m 42s

Release date 17/01/2017

Ratings Info very strong language, strong sex, violence, hard drug use

Genre(s) Drama

Director(s) Danny Boyle

Cast includes Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Kevin McKidd, Robert Carlyle, Kelly Macdonald, Peter Mullan, James Cosmo, Eileen Nicholas, Susan Vidler, Pauline Lynch, Shirley Henderson, Stuart McQuarrie, Irvine Welsh, Dale Winton, Keith Allen, Kevin Allen, Annie Louise Ross, Billy Riddoch, Fiona Bell

Summary TRAINSPOTTING is a 1996 drama in which a heroin addict attempts to reform himself.

Cut This work was passed uncut.

  • Suitable only for adults icon18

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 07/01/2017

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

TRAINSPOTTING is a 1996 drama in which a heroin addict attempts to reform himself.

Language

There is very strong language ('c**t') and frequent strong language ('f**k').

Sex

Sex scenes include male and female nudity and sexual thrusting.

Violence

There are scenes of strong violence which include headbutts, kicks and punches. There is also use of pool cues, a broken glass, and a knife, the use of which results in bloody injury.

Drugs

There are frequent scenes of drug misuse, including the detailed preparation and injecting of heroin. While characters express the pleasure they obtain from taking hard drugs, the negative and sometimes fatal consequences of the drug misuse are also shown.

Details

Title
TRAINSPOTTING
Year
2016
Distributor(s)
Park Circus Limited
Classified date(s)
12/12/2016
Main language
English
Submitted run time
93m 42s
Approved footage
8433+0
BBFC reference
BFF065897
Registration number
CFJ41097

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