Category "trainspotting"

Why did each character get £4000 during the deal if Mark put in £2000 upfront?

In Trainspotting, why did each character get £4,000 during the deal if Mark put in £2,000 upfront? From the £16,000 they got surely they would

How much time passes during Trainspotting?

In the film version of "Trainspotting" how much time elapses from the beginning of the film, the 5-a-side match, and Renton walking away into the distance? I do

Why was the name Lesley changed to Allison in the Trainspotting movie?

In Trainspotting the movie, the mother of the baby who dies is Allison, while in the book she is called Lesley. There are a few instances of scenes from the bo

Why does Renton steal the money from his group of friends and how come he started to think this way?

Trainspotting is a classic film and I rewatched it recently but I didn't really watch the end properly and got confused as to why Renton steals the money from h