Here Are All The Ways The Trainspotting 2 Trailer Mirrored The Original

Danny Boyle's paying tribute

Long-awaited sequels always seem to feel a duty of homage towards their celebrated originals. A need to shoehorn in as many self-references as possible, if only to appease the quote-idian fans that campaigned so ardently for its existence.

Trainspotting 2, out in March after a 20 year wait, seems to be taking the subtle approach. As you can see by this supercut of the recently released trailer from Candice Drouet, director Danny Boyle has managed to pay tribute to many iconic shots from the original.

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Watch above, and check out the full trailer here.