The amusing but harrowing story of a group of losers, liars, psychos, thieves and junkies, and the eventual break-up of their friendship as they seemingly head towards self-destruction.

Cast & Crew

Directed by: Danny Boyle

Written by: John Hodge

Produced by: Andrew Mc Donald

Main Cast: Robert Carlyle (Begbie), Kelly Macdonald (Diane), Peter Mullan (Swanney), Ewan McGregor (Renton), Ewen Bremner (Spud), Jonny Lee Miller (Sick Boy), Kevin McKidd (Tommy)

Nominations and Awards

  • EFA Feature Film Selection 1996