Trainspotting came out the year I graduated high school and I would have had my 20th reunion last year had there been one. So I know without checking that it’s been almost 21 years since my friend snuck me into the movie theater she worked in and I saw what was to become one of my top 5 movies of all time. Mind you, my top 5 movies of all time has been the same since 2003 when Big Fish came out, another Ewan McGregor movie.
So how does the sequel to Trainspotting compare to the original? How does it compare to the book? Am I typing this in Mark Renton’s voice? Well, keep reading and find out.