Trainspotting

Trainspotting-Movie-Poster

£235.00

“Choose life. Choose a job. Choose a starter home. Choose dental insurance, leisure wear and matching luggage. Choose your future. But why would anyone want to do a thing like that ?”

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Scarce and extremely rare, original country of origin British Advance Teaser “23:02:96” quad movie poster for Danny Boyle’s hugely controversial Scottish drug culture black comedy “Trainspotting”. With an impressive use of bold bright orange colour and simple black & white cast photographs, creative arts agency Empire Design have devised a poster that remains memorable and immediately grabs your attention. Totally original and unrestored this rolled (as issued) this example looks and displays to excellent effect. A huge fanbase exists fir this cult movie which became one of the most influential British films of the 90’s and a truly fine example of very sought after and collectable movie memorabilia.

Trivia: Ewan McGregor read books about crack and heroin to prepare for the role. He also went to Glasgow and met people from the Calton Athletic Recovery Group, an organisation of recovering heroin addicts. He was taught how to cook up heroin with a spoon using glucose powder. McGregor considered injecting heroin to better understand the character, but eventually decided against it.

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Year

1996

Size/Type

UK Quad / Double Sided (30" x 40")

Country of Origin

UK / British

Condition

Near Mint minus / Originally Rolled (as issued)

Director

Danny Boyle

Actor/Actress

Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Kelly Macdonald, Kevin McKidd, Peter Mullan, Robert Carlyle, Shirley Henderson

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