by Steven MacKenzie@stevenmackenzie The Big Issue, posted 15 02 2021
As the film adaptation of Trainspotting turns 25, the writer reflects on what's changed – and what hasn't – since it was released in 1996
Trainspotting was released on 23 February 1996. As well as cementing the status of stars Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle, Kelly McDonald and more, the film stirred up debate around drug use like never before.
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