Actors: Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Kerry Fox, Christopher Eccleston, Ray Winstone
Directors: Danny Boyle, Jonathan Glazer, Paul McGuigan
Producers: Andrew MacDonald, Jeremy Thomas, Norma Heyman, Jonathan Cavendish
Number of discs: 4
Studio: Channel 4 DVD
DVD Release Date: 6 Sept. 2010
Run Time: 368 minutes
Includes: Trainspotting, Shallow Grave, Sexy Beast and Gangster No. 1
Trainspotting The critically acclaimed film from director Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire, 28 Days Later) that captured the youth of the mid ‘90s. Hilarious but harrowing, the film charts the disintegration of the friendship between Renton (Ewan McGregor), Spud (Ewan Bremner), Sick Boy (Jonny Lee Miller), Tommy (Kevin McKidd) and Begbie (Robert Carlyle) as they proceed seemingly towards a psychotic, drug-fuelled self-destruction.
Extras • Memories of Trainspotting with Danny Boyle, Andrew Macdonald, John Hodge, Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Kelly Macdonald and Robert Carlyle. • Deleted Scenes with commentary • The Look of the Film--Then and Now • The Sound of the Film--Then and Now • The Beginning • Archive Interview with Irvine Welsh • Behind the Needle • Danny Boyle of Trainspotting • Ewan McGregor on Trainspotting • Cannes Snapshot • Cannes Vox Pops • Trailers • Gallery • Commentary on feature
Shallow Grave Three friends push the boundaries of trust in this hermetically sealed shocker from the creators of Trainspotting. Starring Kerry Fox, Christopher Ecclestone and Ewan McGregor, Shallow Grave is a masterpiece of terror riddled with hairpin turns that takes you on a fantastic ride to the lowest depths of human nature.
Extras • “Digging Your Own Grave” BBC Documentary Directed by Kevin Macdonald • Commentary with Danny Boyle • Danny Boyle on Shallow Grave • Ewan McGregor on Shallow Grave
Sexy Beast A contented ex-villain is forced into one last spectacular robbery by a psychotic face from his past in this mold-breaking stylish thriller by director Jonathan Glazer. Gary Dove (Ray Winstone) is blissfully retired to a Spanish villa paradise with the wife he adores. His perfect lifestyle is shattered by the arrival of his gangster nemesis Don Logan (Sir Ben Kingsley) intent on persuading him to return to London for a big heist.
Extras • Trailers • Behind The Scenes Featurette • Commentary with Ben Kingsley & producer Jeremy Thomas • Audio Description for the Visually Impaired
Gangster No. 1 Gangster No. 1 is the story of a deadly battle of wills played out by a gangland leader and a young man who emulates him to the point of psychosis and beyond. It is brutal, savage, compelling and utterly unmissable.
Extras • Director’s commentary • Deleted scenes • Cast & Crew Interviews • Isolated Music Score • Featurette • Behind The Scenes • Theatrical Trailer • TV Spot • Audio Description for the Visually Impaired