‘The Beach’ Soundtrack Was a Balearic Masterpiece
On its 18th birthday, we look at how the film’s soundtrack of chill-out and techno blurs the coastline between Utopia and Dystopia.
A Visit to the Beach from 'The Beach' Killed My Inner Child
I loved the film. I loved beaches. What could possibly go wrong?
VICELAND Are Screening Slumdog Millionaire
On a roof! With free popcorn!
How 'Trainspotting' Made Underworld's "Born Slippy" One of the 90s' Most Iconic Songs
We talk to Underworld's Rick Smith about the creation of the zeitgeist-capturing hit, working on the sequel 'T2 Trainspotting,' and shouting LAGER LAGER LAGER!
'Filmmaking Is Terribly Colonial' – Talking 'T2 Trainspotting' with Danny Boyle
We spoke to the director and the group Young Fathers, whose music is described as the "heartbeat" of the 'Trainspotting' sequel.
The Trainspotting 2 Trailer is Here and, Don't Worry, It Actually Looks Incredible
“Choose life, choose Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and hope that someone, somewhere cares.”
Stop Everything! Ewan McGregor Has Confirmed Trainspotting 2 Will Start Shooting in May This Year
Ewan McGregor: "None of us want to make a poor sequel to it. So had we not been presented with the most extraordinary script... we wouldn't..."
VICE Long Reads
An Oral History of 'Trainspotting', Twenty Years On
Ewan McGregor, Kelly MacDonald and Irvine Welsh talk about the book, the filming of the movie, the backlash and the sequel.
Daniel Dylan Wray
The Real-Life Scottish Addicts Who Taught the 'Trainspotting' Cast How to Be Junkies
On the 20th anniversary of the cinematic release of 'Trainspotting', we speak to members of Calton Athletic, the football team-cum-recovery group that was brought in to keep the film authentic.
Karin Goodwin, Photos: Angela Catlin
'Steve Jobs' Is the Thrilling, Sacrilegious, and Frightening Biopic We Never Needed
The vicious new film based on Walter Isaacson's authorised biography comes on the heels of a searing documentary and a mawkish Ashston Kutcher vehicle. Can anybody get Steve Jobs right?
Arthur Holland Michel
We Talked to British Filmmaker Alex Garland About His New Film ‘Ex Machina’
He became famous for writing <i>The Beach</i>, and now he's making his own movies.
The Play 'Behind the Beautiful Forevers' Oversimplifies Slum Life in Mumbai
The new play is based on Katherine Boo's book about the lives of families living in Annawadi, a slum in Mumbai. Unlike the book, however, it avoids complex issues in favour of one-dimensional entertainment.
Hannah Harris Green