Trainspotting Film Summary & Analysis

Danny Boyle
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What is the symbolism of Renton's swim through the toilet?

Describe Renton's typical life in Edinburgh. Of what does it consist?

Why is Renton so upset with Diane the morning following their rendezvous?

How does Diane affect Renton's decision to leave Edinburgh?

Why does the baby die and what does its death symbolize?

Why is Sick Boy so upset over the baby's death?

What role do Renton's parents play in his life?

Compare and contrast Renton's life in London with his life in Edinburgh.

Why does Renton get sucked back into the drug culture?

What is Renton's excuse or reason for taking the money and leaving his friends in London at the end of the film?

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