The Bullet Train, Super Express 109 (1975)

Director
Jun'ya Satô

Main cast
Ken Takakura; Sonny Chiba; Kei Yamamoto; Eiji Go; Akira Oda

Genres
Thriller, Crime, Drama

Description
Super Express bullet train to explode if it starts to travel below 80 km/h -- the source of inspiration for the movie "Speed". The film was later shortened and reissued internationally as Crisis Express 109, removing some of the human drama on the terrorist side.


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