Bullet Train Movie

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A hitmen and assassins with conflicting motives are all on a train in Tokyo.

Who's Involved:

Michael Shannon, Brad Pitt, Andrew Koji, Ryosuke Saegusa, Logan Lerman, Antoine Fuqua, Brian Tyree Henry, Aaron Johnson, David Leitch, Sandra Bullock, Joey King, Zazie Beetz, Masi Oka, Kelly McCormick, Zak Olkewicz, Brent O’Connor, Kat Samick, Aaron Taylor Johnson, Yuma Terada

Release Date:

Friday, August 5, 2022 Nationwide

strong and bloody violence, pervasive language, and brief sexuality
Runtime: 2 hrs, 6 m
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

In Bullet Train, Brad Pitt stars as Ladybug, an unlucky assassin determined to do his job peacefully after one too many gigs gone off the rails. Fate, however, may have other plans, as Ladybug's latest mission puts him on a collision course with lethal adversaries from around the globe—all with connected, yet conflicting, objectives—on the world's fastest train.

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Who stars in Bullet Train: Cast List

Lost City of D, The Counselor  

The King's Man, Nowhere Boy  

The Heat, Lost City of D  

White House Down, Oz: The Great and Powerful  


Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire, Transformers One  

Joker: Folie à Deux, The Bad Guys  

The Bikeriders, The Shape of Water  

Noah, Fury  

Get Smart, 21  

Worth The Wait, Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins  

Who's making Bullet Train: Crew List

A look at the Bullet Train behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director David Leitch last directed Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw and Once Upon a Deadpool. The film's writer Zak Olkewicz last wrote Fear Street Part Two: 1978 and Ink and Bone.


Zak Olkewicz


Antoine Fuqua
Kelly McCormick

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Production: What we know about Bullet Train?

Key Facts

  1. The Kissing Booth star Joey King is in talks to join the project (8/3/2020).
  2. Antoine Fuqua, who originally developed the project, is producing the film (7/6/2020).
  3. Brad Pitt will play an American hitman named Ladybug (7/6/2020).
  4. Based on the popular Japanese book Maria Beetle by Kotaro Isaka.

Filming Timeline

  1. 2022 - May: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2021 - June: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2020 - August: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.

    Sony hoping to shoot fall 2020 on a contained set.

Bullet Train Release Date: When was the film released?

Bullet Train was a Nationwide release in 2022 on Friday, August 5, 2022. There were 18 other movies released on the same date, including Sharp Stick, Bodies Bodies Bodies and Easter Sunday.

Bullet Train DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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Bullet Train was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, October 18, 2022 .

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