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To be really looking forward to Trainspotting 2 (film)

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topcat2014 Sat 21-Jan-17 14:00:10

The first Trainspotting film remains the only one I have ever seen at the cinema more than once - in fact I think I saw it three times with different friends.

I can't wait to see the new one.

Interesting to read interviews with the actors - who are mostly the same age as me, and of course we are all 20 years or so older.

booklooker Sat 21-Jan-17 14:05:02

I watched the first Trainspotting in a cinema in Durban, South Africa.

It got a standing ovation at the end (well deserved)!

So I am looking forward to the second part.

WeeM Sat 21-Jan-17 14:07:23

It's one of favourite films-cannot wait for the new one! We watched the original again the other night in preparation!

OohhItsNotHoxton Sat 21-Jan-17 14:08:31

Oh oh oh me too!
The trailer is so beautiful and I am far far too excited to see it. I will even be going to the the cinema alone for the first time ever.

girlelephant Sat 21-Jan-17 14:09:40

Can't wait so really hope it lives up to expectations!

OohhItsNotHoxton Sat 21-Jan-17 14:09:44

Wee I'm doing exactly that this afternoonsmile

WeeM Sat 21-Jan-17 17:56:27

Yeah I really hope it's not crap!!

Duckiesprettycrazy Sat 21-Jan-17 18:01:51

I really want to see it but I'm worried it will be like comparing myself at 18 to me now aged 43 - quite disappointing! smile

RuggerHug Sat 21-Jan-17 18:02:58

I am ridiculously excited about it! Thinking of watching the first one tonight to make sure I can still quote every line and haven't forgotten any of it.

until then blares underworld on headphones

exLtEveDallas Sat 21-Jan-17 18:04:40

Me too. And it looks as if I'll have to go on my own - DH is being grumpy cinema prices.

Can't bloody wait!

HelenaWay Sat 21-Jan-17 18:05:09

I can't wait to see it! Unfortunately no one wants to come with me and I don't want to go alone. sad

KatieScarlett Sat 21-Jan-17 18:06:37

DH, the man who last went to the cinema in 1989, asked me to go to see this with him.
Can't wait.

x2boys Sat 21-Jan-17 18:30:03

i want to see it but whilst the first was excellent but harrowing in some ways how will the second compare are they all still on drugs?

frauleinsallybowles Sat 21-Jan-17 18:32:49

me too op

MercyMyJewels Sat 21-Jan-17 18:42:27

Me too but wish Peter Mullan was in it

PolaDeVeboise Sat 21-Jan-17 19:24:26

SO excited. It's 'our' film and we had 'Perfect Day' as our first dance (I know, I know). Hope to god it's as good. Oh and I LOVE Jonny Lee Miller....

Titsywoo Sat 21-Jan-17 19:28:57

Ooh me too. Already booked tickets for me and dh for next Friday smile

FlourishandBlotts Sat 21-Jan-17 19:30:06

I can't wait either. Currently watching trainspotting!

JustCallMeKate Sat 21-Jan-17 19:31:10

So have I Titsy can't wait.

Scunnered03 Sat 21-Jan-17 19:41:48

My favourite film of all time; used to live in Leith and can't wait for T2.

WeeM Sun 22-Jan-17 22:12:58

It's on the telly so I'm watching it again!

topcat2014 Sun 19-Feb-17 18:51:19

Finally got round to seeing it yesterday (child free).

It was ace - although more melancholic maybe, and quite a bromance going on between Renton & Sickboy.

I didn't realise first time that Sickboy was actually Simon.

We had all aged in our different ways - the cast and the audience.

bunnylove99 Sun 19-Feb-17 18:55:16

Yes it's fab. Im glad I went too. Does make me feel I'm getting old though....guess we are all aging. Danny Boyle really is a great director isn't he?

RuggerHug Sun 19-Feb-17 19:14:21

Saw it earlier in the week and did love it. Felt old but still. The no more catholics bit had me in stitches toogrin

toffeepuddin Sun 19-Feb-17 19:23:40

I watched it for the very first time a few days ago after my boyfriend was rather disgusted at me when I told I hadn't seen it so we cant go the cinema and see the 2nd one.
Got to say, I absolutely loved it. I hope the 2nd one, is as good. Love Robert Carlyle!

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