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10 Ratings

The Bullet Train

Shinkansen daibakuha

Directed by Junya Sato
Japan, 1975
Drama, Thriller, Crime


One of the Japanese Shinkansen “Bullet Trains” is threatened with a bomb that will explode automatically if the train slows below 80 km/h, unless a ransom is paid. Police race to find the bombers and to learn how to defuse the bomb.

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The Bullet Train Directed by Junya Sato

Awards & Festivals

Kinema Junpo Awards

1976 | Winner: Best Film (Readers' Choice)

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