Bullet Train: Brad Pitt to Star in David Leitch’s Action Thriller

Brad Pitt to Star in Assassin Action Thriller ‘Bullet Train’ From David Leitch

The project is based on the Japanese book 'Maria Beetle' by Kotaro Isaka.

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The project is based on the Japanese book ‘Maria Beetle’ by Kotaro Isaka.
Brad Pitt will lead Sony action thriller Bullet Train from Hobbs & Shaw helmer David Leitch.Based on the popular Japanese book Maria Beetle by Kotaro Isaka, Bullet Train centers on a group of hitmen and assassins with conflicting motives on a train in Tokyo. The project has been tonally described as Speed, the Keanu Reeves action film set on a bus, meets Non-Stop, the 2014 Liam Neeson thriller set on a plane. Sources say that Pitt will play an American hitman named Ladybug.