To begin with there was an opportunity……then there was a selling out. A quarter century passed by. Much has changed however the same amount of continues as before. Stamp Renton (Ewan McGregor) comes back to the main place he can call home. They are sitting tight for him: Spud (Ewen Bremner), Sick Boy (Jonny Lee Miller), and Begbie (Robert Carlyle). Other old companions are holding up as well: distress, misfortune, bliss, retaliation, scorn, kinship, cherish, aching, fear, lament, diamorphine, self-decimation and mortal peril, they are altogether arranged to welcome him, prepared to join the move.