Based on the Japanese Novel Maria Beetle (published in English as Bullet Train) and Directed by David Leitch, the action comedy Bullet Train is all set to captivate your eyes. Oscar-winning actor Brad Pitt is back with his phenomenal performance as he completely lightens the big screen. Be it his charm or the funny laughs Pitt leads the pack alongside Joey King and Aaron Taylor Johnson.
Bullet Train – Plot
With all the money and muscle behind them, keeping an eye on their children isn’t easy for the crime lords. In Bullet Train, this is the one thing that keeps you hooked till the very end. Even as gang lords with a reputation that has them travel all around the globe, from Japan to America. Juggling with an incomprehensible plan to get as many as five assassins as possible. With shinkansen on board and their children seemed to go unnoticed around them.
Bullet Train Storyline
A bunch of assassins unknown to each other board a train from Tokyo to Kyoto and along this fast-paced dangerous ride they discover that their respective assignments are interconnected. When a deadly assassin LadyBug (Brad Pitt) boards the Japanese train to complete the job assigned to him. He has to pick up a briefcase and disembark at the next station.
But things turn upside down when this simple task takes a different turn by putting him in line with some odd-ball characters, each one with a different mission.
Comic-Book Style Storytelling
The film is fueled with completed action, gory humor, and comic book-style storytelling. The well-choreographed action sequences with knives, guns, poison, swords, etc. keep you glued to your seats. The story is pretty much constant and does not involve any dark moments. It takes a bit longer than the usual distance to reach Kyoto but you would enjoy this crazy journey with its twisty ride. The film doesn’t pretend to be a great cinema but is bound to give you a funny laugh.
The stylish, action, comedy has a way of putting the cast together which is led by Brad Pitt, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Joey King, Micheal Shannon, Sandra Bullock, and Brian Tyree Henry. With fun cameos of Bad Bunny and Hollywood A-listers- Channing Tatum and Ryan Gosling, the film is about to give you a taste of a mad cocktail one that would give you a head rush.
Sources: Indiatoday.in, Timesofindia.indiatimes.com and Ndianexpress.com