Trainspotting (1996)

drama

A wild, freeform, Rabelaisian trip through the darkest recesses of Edinburgh low-life, focusing on Mark Renton and his attempt to give up his heroin habit, and how the latter affects his relationship with family and friends.

Shallow Grave (1994)

drama, thriller

The new flatmate of three preexisting roommates turns up mysteriously dead but in possession of a large sum of money.

28 Days Later... (2002)

drama, sci-fi, horror

This is a tale of survival and ultimately, heroics, with nice subtext about mankind's savage nature.

Frankenstein: Lee Miller (2011)

theatre production

Two versions of the production are shown - principal performers Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller exhange parts.

Sunshine (2007)

sci-fi, thriller, adventure

50 years into the future, the Sun begins to die, and Earth is dying as a result. A team of astronauts is sent to revive the Sun.

Frankenstein: Cumberbatch (2011)

theatre production

Two versions of the production are shown - principal performers Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller exhange parts.

Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

drama

The story of Jamal Malik, an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai, who is about to experience the biggest day of his life. With the whole nation watching, he is just one question away from winning a staggering 20 million rupees on India's Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?

The Beach (2000)

adventure, drama, romance

The story centers on a young nicotine-addicted traveler named Richard, an avid pop-culture buff with a particular love for video games and Vietnam War movies. While at a hotel in Bangkok, he finds a map left by his strange, whacked-out neighbor, who just committed suicide.

Danny Boyle: A Retrospective