Bullet Train, The AKA Shinkansen Daibakuha (Blu-ray)

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The basis for the 1994 American hit, Speed, The Bullet Train (Shinkansen Daibakuha, 1975) stars the wonderful Ken Takakura (The Yakuza) as a mad bomber who plants a device on a high-speed Japanese train, programmed to detonate if the train’s speed drops below 80 kilometers per hour. His design: to collect a multi-million-dollar ransom. Also starring martial arts hero Sonny Chiba as the train’s clever engineer; directed by Junya Satô (The Silk Road).

Starring: Ken Takakura, Shinichi “Sonny” Chiba, Kei Yamamoto, Akira Oda, Raita Ryu, Tetsuro Tamba, Ken Utsui

Directed By: Junya Sato

Written By: Ryunosuke Ono, Junya Sato

Score By: Hachiro Aoyama

Language: Japanese

Video: 1080p High Definition / 2.35:1 / Color

Audio: Japanese 1.0 DTS-HD MA

Subtitles: English

Theatrical Release: 1975

Runtime:  152 Minutes

Rating: NR

Region Code: Region A

Special Features: Isolated Music & Effects Track / Big Movie, Big Panic: Junya Sato on The Bullet Train

Genre: Foreign Action Thriller

Limited Edition of 3,000 Units