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‘Bullet Train’ Keeps Getting More Crowded, as Logan Lerman Joins Star-Studded Action Thriller

David Leitch’s Bullet Train may not run on ordinary fuel – it may run on star power. After all, the Brad Pitt-led action thriller is starting to be pretty jam-packed with stars. Hunters star Logan Lerman is the latest actor to join the star-studded cast which already includes Pitt, Joey King, Zazie Beetz, Michael Shannon, and Lady Gaga. It makes you wonder how big this train is actually going to be. Deadline reports that Logan Lerman is set to join the cast of Bullet Train, the action thrill...
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Ms. Marvel's First Set Pictures Are Here

The Pink Panther returns in a new movie from the mind behind the Sonic the Hedgehog film. Joe Manganiello teases Deathstroke’s return in Zack Snyder’s Justice League. Katee Sackhoff discusses the Battlestar Galactica reboot. Plus, more Walking Dead casting, and a teeny new teaser for Batwoman’s return. To me, my…Read more...
Tags: Science, The Walking Dead, Joe Manganiello, Pandora, Justice League, Batwoman, Ms Marvel, Battlestar Galactica, American Horror Story, Bullet Train, Elijah, Zack Snyder, Deathstroke, Monster Hunter, Katee Sackhoff, Star Trek Discovery


Lady Gaga Climbs Aboard ‘Bullet Train’, Adding Even More Star Power to the Assassin Thriller

Lady Gaga, who won an Oscar for Best Original Song with “Shallow” from A Star is Born a couple of years ago, has found her follow-up project. She’s the latest performer to hop on board Sony’s Bullet Train, an assassin thriller that’s set to be directed by David Leitch (Atomic Blonde, Deadpool 2) with Brad Pitt in the lead role. Collider reports that Lady Gaga (real name: Stefani Germanotta) has officially signed on to appear in Bullet Train, although there are no details about which role she ...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Thriller, Bradley Cooper, Adaptation, Sony, Lady Gaga, Brad Pitt, Ridley Scott, Gucci, Sin City, Michael Shannon, Bullet Train, Gaga, Joey King, Don


Star-Studded Assassin Movie ‘Bullet Train’ Adds Michael Shannon to the Ensemble

Sony’s Bullet Train cast continues to lure in some interesting performers, and it’s just snagged the most fascinating one yet: Michael Shannon, who specializes in playing taciturn cinematic weirdos, is now officially on board. David Leitch (Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw) is directing the new action film, which is based on a graphic novel about multiple assassins boarding the same train and conflicts arising at high speed.  Deadline reports that Shannon (Knives Out, Man of Steel, Take ...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Atlanta, Adaptation, Sony, Tokyo, Brad Pitt, Deadpool, Quentin Tarantino, Michael Shannon, Bullet Train, Pitt, Shannon, Leitch, Antoine Fuqua, Cinemax


‘Bullet Train’ Will Reunite ‘Deadpool 2’ Star Zazie Beetz with Brad Pitt

A couple years ago, Deadpool 2 featured a literal blink-and-you’ll-miss-it role for Brad Pitt as an invisible member of the mercenary squad known as X-Force. That was enough to skyrocket the actor to fame and land him an Oscar-winning role in Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time in Hollywood. Before that, no one knew who he was. But Pitt is now a huge star, and he’ll be reuniting with one of his Deadpool co-stars for his next movie. Bullet Train is a new action thriller at Sony Pictures from Ho...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Casting, Sequels, Sony, Tokyo, Brad Pitt, Deadpool, Sony Pictures, Quentin Tarantino, Marvel Comics, Bullet Train, Pitt, Leitch, Orient Express, John Wick


Zazie Beetz Joins Brad Pitt Action Movie ‘Bullet Train’

“Deadpool 2” star Zazie Beetz will join Brad Pitt in the cast of Sony’s action movie “Bullet Train.” Joey King, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Brian Tyree Henry and Andrew Koji are also boarding the pic. “Hobbs & Shaw” helmer David Leitch is directing with Kelly McCormick producing through 87North and Antoine Fuqua through Fuqua Films. Zak Olkewicz […]
Tags: News, Sony, Brad Pitt, Deadpool, Bullet Train, Antoine Fuqua, David Leitch, Zazie Beetz, Kelly McCormick, Zak Olkewicz, Hobbs Shaw, Andrew Koji, Fuqua Films, Zazie Beetz Joins Brad Pitt Action Movie, Aaron Taylor Johnson Brian Tyree Henry


Brad Pitt Assassin Movie ‘Bullet Train’ Casts Aaron Taylor-Johnson as “Tangerine”

Aaron Taylor-Johnson (Avengers: Age of Ultron) is about to step on a train…the only problem is that the train is full of assassins. The former Kick-Ass star is the latest cast member to hop on board Sony’s Bullet Train, an assassin film which has Oscar winner Brad Pitt headlining and former stuntman and Deadpool 2 director David Leitch behind the camera. What’s that, you ask? What is Taylor-Johnson’s character’s name going to be? I’m so glad you asked. According to a new report, he will playing...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Casting, Adaptation, Sony, Tokyo, Brad Pitt, Deadpool, Quentin Tarantino, Bullet Train, Joey King, Thomas, Pitt, Ultron, Stine, David Leitch


Aaron Taylor-Johnson Joins Brad Pitt on ‘Bullet Train’ at Sony

Aaron Taylor-Johnson is set to join the ensemble cast of David Leitch’s action movie “Bullet Train,” starring Brad Pitt. The Sony Pictures project is based on Kotaro Isaka’s Japanese book “Maria Beetle” and centers on a group of hitmen and assassins with conflicting motives on a train in Tokyo. Zak Olkewitz wrote the script. Kelly McCormick […]
Tags: News, Sony, Tokyo, Brad Pitt, Sony Pictures, Bullet Train, David Leitch, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Kelly McCormick, Kotaro Isaka, Zak Olkewitz


Brad Pitt Action Movie ‘Bullet Train’ Adds ‘Warrior’ and ‘Snake Eyes’ Star Andrew Koji

Warrior star Andrew Koji just got a ticket for Bullet Train. The Brad Pitt-led action thriller directed by David Leitch is based on the Japanese novel Maria Beetle by best-selling author Kotaro Isaka, and centers on the age-old premise of assassins on a train. Koji will be playing one of the assassins. Deadline broke the news that Koji is set to join Brad Pitt on board Sony Pictures’ Bullet Train. The Kissing Booth‘s Joey King is also reportedly joining the Bullet Train cast. David Leitch wi...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Casting, Thriller, Sony, Tokyo, Liam Neeson, Brad-Pitt, Deadpool, Sony Pictures, Paramount, Bullet Train, Koji, Joey King, Pitt, Leitch


Andrew Koji Hops Aboard Brad Pitt’s Bullet Train

Andrew Koji Hops Aboard Brad Pitt’s Bullet Train According to Deadline, Andrew Koji has joined Bullet Train, the action picture from director David Leicht starring Brad Pitt and Joey King. Bullet Train will mark the eighth collaboration between Liecht and Pitt, who first worked together in 1999 on Fight Club on which Leitch worked as an uncredited stunt double for Pitt, followed by 2001’s The Mexican, Ocean’s Eleven and Spy Game, the latter two in which he doubled again for Pitt and helped c...
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Joey King in Talks to Board Brad Pitt’s ‘Bullet Train’

“The Kissing Booth” star Joey King is in negotiations to join the cast of Brad Pitt’s action-adventure “Bullet Train.” The Sony Pictures project, based on Kotaro Isaka’s Japanese novel “Maria Beetle,” will be directed by David Leitch from a script by Zak Olkewicz. Leitch and Kelly McCormick will produce “Bullet Train” through 87North, along with […]
Tags: News, Brad Pitt, Sony Pictures, Bullet Train, Joey King, David Leitch, Kelly McCormick, Kotaro Isaka, Zak Olkewicz Leitch


‘Bullet Train’ Cast: ‘The Kissing Booth’ Star Joey King to Play an Assassin Opposite Brad Pitt

Joey King, one of the stars of the Netflix romantic comedy franchise The Kissing Booth, could end up handing out the kiss of death on screen in a new movie. According to a new report, King is in talks to join Brad Pitt (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood) in Bullet Train, an action thriller from Hobbs & Shaw and Deadpool 2 director David Leitch that focuses on a group of assassins who find themselves aboard the same high-speed train. Deadline reports that King, who just starred in Netflix’s The K...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Casting, Netflix, Sony, Brad-Pitt, Deadpool, Quentin Tarantino, Hulu, King, Bullet Train, Joey King, Pitt, Leitch, Stine, David Leitch


Japan's Newest Bullet Trains Can Keep Running on Battery Power in the Event of a Disaster

Japan’s bullet trains are quite possibly the world’s most punctual form of transportation, and the safest way to hit speeds of over 200MPH without leaving the ground. The newest version, the N700s that’s now running on the country’s Shinkansen Line between Tokyo and Osaka, is also the first to feature a battery backup…Read more...
Tags: Transportation, Japan, Science, Safety, Earthquake, Tokyo, Osaka, Bullet Train, N700s


Even More Rumors About Justice League Dark's Heroes Getting Standalone Movies

Cate Shortland discusses how Black Widow will carry on Nat’s legacy through Yelena. Kumail Nanjiani talks about what he wanted to bring to The Eternals’ Kingo. Another familiar face is confirmed for Lucifer’s final season. Plus, what’s to come on Snowpiercer’s finale. To me, my spoilers!Read more...
Tags: Science, Marvel, Black Widow, Snowpiercer, Tessa Thompson, Bullet Train, Lucifer, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Nat, Constantine, Kumail Nanjiani, Matt Reeves, Cate Shortland, Bill and Ted Face The Music, NOS4A2, The Eternals


Brad Pitt to Star in David Leitch’s ‘Bullet Train’, About Assassins on a Train

Brad Pitt is boarding David Leitch’s Bullet Train. The Sony Pictures action thriller, which reunites Leitch and Pitt after the actor made a cameo in Deadpool 2, will be Leitch’s follow-up to Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw and Pitt’s latest starring role after career-best performances in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and Ad Astra. Variety broke the news that Brad Pitt is set to lead the Bullet Train cast in Leitch’s upcoming action thriller about a group of assassins on a speeding trai...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Casting, Thriller, Adaptation, Sony, Tokyo, Liam Neeson, Brad-Pitt, Deadpool, Sony Pictures, Quentin Tarantino, Bullet Train, Pitt, Leitch, David Leitch


Brad Pitt to Star in Sony and David Leitch’s ‘Bullet Train’

Brad Pitt is set to star in action-thriller “Bullet Train” for Sony Pictures, sources tell Variety. David Leitch will direct and will supervise the script, which will be written by Zak Olkewicz. Since directing the “Fast & Furious” spinoff “Hobbs & Shaw,” Leitch had been taking his time in picking his next film, and only […]
Tags: News, Sony, Brad Pitt, Sony Pictures, Bullet Train, David Leitch, Zak Olkewicz, Hobbs Shaw Leitch


Japanese N700S bullet train

Japan’s bullet trains were some of the finest examples of rail technology in the world even before they were built to withstand earthquakes. Operational since July 1, the newest bullet train connecting Tokyo and Osaka on the Tokaido Shinkansen line of the Central Japan Railway was designed with both safety and comfort in mind. The N700S, for “Supreme,” has an all-new self-propulsion system that allows the train to run on battery for a limited time in the event of an earthquake or other emerge...
Tags: Travel, Japan, Earthquake, Cnn, Tokyo, Osaka, Bullet Train, All, Japanese train, Central Japan Railway, Tokaido Shinkansen, Japanese Bullet Trains


‘Bullet Train’, About a Group of Assassins on a Speeding Train, Coming From Director David Leitch

David Leitch, director of Deadpool 2, Atomic Blonde, and Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw, is catching a ride on the Bullet Train. Leitch will direct the action pic which focuses on a group of assassins all on the same train. Talk about awkward. Zak Olkewicz, writer of the upcoming R.L. Stine adaptation Fear Street, is tackling the script, with Leitch taking part in revisions. The Hollywood Reporter has the news on Bullet Train, which “centers on a group of hitmen and assassins with con...
Tags: Bob Odenkirk, Movies, Sony, Tokyo, Liam Neeson, Deadpool, Bullet Train, Hollywood Reporter, Saul, Leitch, Charlize Theron, John Wick, Stine, David Leitch, Action/Adventure, Zak Olkewicz


‘Deadpool 2’ Director David Leitch Boards ‘Bullet Train’ for Sony Pictures

David Leitch, whose film credits include “Deadpool 2,” “Hobbs & Shaw” and “Atomic Blonde,” is heading back to the big screen with action thriller “Bullet Train” for Sony Pictures. In addition to directing, Leitch will supervise the script, which will be written by Zak Olkewicz. Plot details for the movie, based ont he hugely popular […]
Tags: News, Sony, Deadpool, Sony Pictures, Bullet Train, Leitch, David Leitch, Zak Olkewicz, Hobbs Shaw


Bullet Train: Director David Leitch to Helm Action Thriller for Sony

Bullet Train: Director David Leitch to Helm Action Thriller for Sony Variety brings word that filmmaker David Leitch (Deadpool 2, Hobbs & Shaw, Atomic Blonde) has boarded Sony Pictures’ action-thriller Bullet Train. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; admiralCookie = readAdmiralCookie(); googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMap...
Tags: Bob Odenkirk, Movies, Sony, Sony Pictures, Bullet Train, Dakar, Saul, Leitch, Antoine Fuqua, McCormick, David Leitch, ComingSoon, Movie News, Todd Williamson Getty, Kelly McCormick, David Leitch Deadpool


California Bullet Train Partner Hires Outside Investigator

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The major consultant on California’s high-speed rail project has hired an outside investigator to look into allegations that it discouraged employees from sharing bad news about the troubled effort to build a swift train link between Los Angeles and San Francisco. Brian Kelly, chief executive of the rail project, confirmed the investigation at a Tuesday board meeting of the California High-Speed Rail Authority, the Los Angeles Times reported. The consulting firm in ques...
Tags: News, California, California News, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Ap, WSP, Times, Bullet Train, Southern California, Trump, Brian Kelly, U S Department of Transportation, Sacramento Calif, Union Station, Mark Styles


China’s driverless bullet train

If auto-pilot cars freak you out, you should probably stay away from this driverless bullet train that goes 217 miles per hour. In preparation for the Beijing Winter Olympics in 2022, a 108-mile railway line opened on December 30 between Beijing and the host city of Zhangjiakou, cutting the travel time between the two cities from three hours to just 47 minutes. What really makes these Fuxing series trains unique — and potentially terrifying — is that they will be the world’s first to operate ...
Tags: Travel, Europe, China, Beijing, Bullet Train, All, Zhangjiakou, Chang Cheng, Driverless Train, Driverless Bullet Train, Driverless Bullet Train China, Beijing Yanqing Zhangjiakou


Japan’s latest bullet train begins trial runs that will see it reach 248 mph

Japan’s has started testing its next-generation bullet train. Trial runs of the Alfa-X will see the vehicle reach speeds of 248 mph, while new anti-quake technology will make it the safest bullet train yet. The post Japan’s latest bullet train begins trial runs that will see it reach 248 mph appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Japan, News, Cars, Trends, Shinkansen, Bullet Train, Emerging Tech, Alfa-x


CA Gov: Trump Nixing Bullet Train Funds Is ‘Political Retribution’ Over Lawsuit

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Disputes over President Donald Trump’s border wall and California’s bullet train are intensifying the feud between the White House and the nation’s most populous state. The Trump administration on Tuesday said it plans to cancel or claw back $3.5 billion in federal dollars allocated to California’s high-speed rail project, a move Gov. Gavin Newsom called “political retribution” for the state’s lawsuit against Trump’s declaration of a national emergency. California led...
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New high-speed bullet trains coming

If you’re in a hurry to flee the country, or maybe just visit Canada’s beautiful British Columbia region, this new bullet train will make the journey quicker than ever. Right now, a train ride from Portland, Oregon to Vancouver, BC takes about seven and a half hours. This new ultra-high-speed train would do it in under two hours. Transit officials in Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia are in the process of examining the feasibility of a train that would travel at over 250 miles per hour...
Tags: Travel, Oregon, Trains, Train, Canada, Portland, Vancouver, Portland Oregon, West Coast, Seattle, British Columbia, Cascades, Bullet Train, All, Oregon Washington, Cascadia


What is the Hyperloop? Here’s everything you need to know

The Hyperloop, Elon Musk's intriguing idea for a transportation system, could revolutionize mass transit as we know it. But questions about its financial and political feasibility loom large. The post What is the Hyperloop? Here’s everything you need to know appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Spacex, Elon Musk, Trends, Hyperloop, Public Transportation, Bullet Train, Emerging Tech


Japan next-generation Shinkansen is its coolest bullet train yet

Japan has unveiled the design of its next-generation bullet train that'll whisk passengers along the network at speeds of up to 224 mph, making it the fastest train service in the world when it goes into service. The post Japan next-generation Shinkansen is its coolest bullet train yet appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Japan’s next-generation Shinkansen is its coolest bullet train yet

Japan has unveiled the design of its next-generation bullet train that'll whisk passengers along the network at speeds of up to 224 mph, making it the fastest train service in the world when it goes into service. The post Japan’s next-generation Shinkansen is its coolest bullet train yet appeared first on Digital Trends.
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Japan has a Hello Kitty themed train

One of Japan’s most recognizable cartoon icons will now grace the side of a bullet train. A white and pink Hello Kitty-themed bullet train is about to begin a three month run between Osaka and Fukuoka on Sunday. The West Japan Railway hopes the use of a famous local character will boost tourism. Hello Kitty branding will appear on the windows, seat covers, and flooring. The train will be unique in other ways, too. The first carriage, for example, will have no seats, but will allow passengers ...
Tags: Travel, Japan, Trains, Osaka, Bullet Train, Hello Kitty, All, Kitty, Fukuoka, Yuko Shimizu, West Japan Railway, BBC News More


World's fastest trains

Since the first commercial steam locomotive left the station in Leeds in 1812, train travel has become a staple of public transportation. Train tracks crisscross over almost 90,000 miles of the world, transporting humans, animals, and just about everything else. While airplanes have allowed us to reach faraway places faster and for cheaper than ever before, train travel retains a tangible connection to the miles rushing beneath our feet and the tableau of scenery changing before our eyes. And ...
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