Based on the novel by Irvine Welsh. Charts the progress of a young Edinburgh heroin addict and his so-called friends - a bunch of losers, liars, psychos, thieves and junkies.
©1995. Channel Four Television Corporation Channel Four Films presents a Figment film in association with Noel Gay Motion Picture Company Ltd for Channel Four Dolby SRD Colour by Rank Film Laboratories [1.66:1]
About an Edinburgh junkie who kicks the habit, moves down to London and takes a semi-respectable job. When one of his old friends turns up, promising a financially lucrative drug deal, he returns north and to his old ways.
Budget: $2.3 million.