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A new action thriller from director David Leitch

Sony Picture’s ‘Bullet Train’ uses trailblazing virtual production technology to digitally generate the set around the actors. Released 5th August 2022.

Bullet Train | Official Trailer

Bullet Train, by Sony Pictures

In 'Bullet Train', Brad Pitt stars as Ladybug, an unlucky assassin determined to do his job peacefully after one too many gigs gone off the rails.  

“We’re excited at how it turned out. You feel like you’re in Tokyo, on a train, and you’re moving through this crazy world, and it’s a really fun ride.”

David Leith | On using virtual production in Bullet Train

"Rip-roaring flair"

1,015 shots were delivered using virtual production and VFX, using LED wall technology and virtual content to recreate Tokyo, while Japan was in the throes of lockdown and international travel.

Watch the VFX breakdown and check out for more.

DNEG Virtual Production

DNEG Virtual Production, a partnership between DNEG and Dimension Studio, has delivered virtual production services for 'Bullet Train' from Sony PIctures. For more details on DNEG Virtual Production, click here.

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