“Trainspotting.” Ewan McGregor and his Scottish companions shot to prominence in Danny Boyle‘s scintillating drama. Showing off both the highs and lows that drug addicts go through, the most shocking and disturbing scenes are Renton’s attempt at a detox and the reveal of Dawn’s death.
“Acts Of Worship.” This 2001 drama is full of heartbreaking conflict that arises from Alix’s battle with heroin and cocaine addiction. She is thrown out of her apartment by her boyfriend, becoming homeless before falling in with some more drug addicts. The film truly shows off the cycle of addiction and how easy it is to fall back in to the perils of drug abuse.