Choose Empire, choose…Empire Live To Host Special Trainspotting Event

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Choose Life. Choose a job. Choose Empire Live!As we get closer to the world’s biggest movie magazine,Empire have announced more tantalising including a special one off Trainspotting event. A live event that will see the original cast re-unite for an unique performance.

With plenty more headline activity still be to be revealed, fans will nonetheless be particularly excited by the news that 20 years after Renton, Sick Boy and company first crashed into cinemas, Film4’s Trainspotting will be re-

Producer of T2 Andrew Macdonald commented, “We’ve just wrapped on T2 — and what a fun way to remember the original before audiences can see the sequel.”

Also confirmed today is a special preview screening of Louis Theroux’s long-awaited My Scientology Movie, spotlight on one of the world’s most secretive organisations. A decade in the making, Theroux’s documentary provides the inside track on the Church of Scientology, set up by struggling science-fiction writer L Ron Hubbard, who famously said, “If you want to get rich, you starta religion,” and then went ahead and did just that.

More great exciting events have still to be announced. There is a number of great films been screened including Sundance London favourite the brilliantly bizarre The Greasy Strangler (read our review) followed by a Q&A with debut director Jim Hosking.

Other great films include Everybody Wants Some!!, The Martian Extended Edition, War on Everyone, Stand By Me, Labyrinth, Easy Rider, Dr. Strangelove and Don’t Look Back.There is also a special screening of The Raid with Welsh director Gareth Evans delivering a live commentary too!

For full details of all cinema events announced thus far for American Airlines Presents Empire Live!  and to buy ticket packages, please head to