Lionsgate’s unleashed a new trailer for The Commuter along with a new poster featuring Liam Neeson. The action-thriller reunites Liam Neeson with his Run All Night, Non-Stop, and Unknown director Jaume Collet-Serra. Collet-Serra also wrote the screenplay along with Philip de Blasi and Ryan Engle.
In addition to Neeson, the cast includes Vera Farmiga (Bates Motel), Patrick Wilson (Fargo), Jonathan Banks (Better Call Saul), Elizabeth McGovern (Downton Abbey), and Sam Neill (House of Bond, Peaky Blinders). The PG-13 action film is produced by Andrew Rona and Alex Heineman.
The Commuter will open in theaters on January 12, 2018.
The Plot: In this action-packed thriller, Liam Neeson plays an insurance salesman, Michael, on his daily commute home, which quickly becomes anything but routine. After being contacted by a mysterious stranger, Michael is forced to uncover the identity of a hidden passenger on his train before the last stop. As he works against the clock to solve the puzzle, he realizes a deadly plan is unfolding and is unwittingly caught up in a criminal conspiracy. One that carries life and death stakes, for himself and his fellow passengers.