The Foreigner (2017)

The Foreigner (2017)

2017 | 114 Minutes

Action | Thriller

Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love -- his teenage daughter -- dies in a senseless act of politi...

Overall Rating

7 / 10
Verdict: Good
  • TheReelBurke


    7 / 10
    The Foreigner is not the Jackie Chan film you might be expecting. There are a couple fight sequences but at its hear, this film is a political thriller. are expecting. But Jackie Chan gives a great dramatic performance. There is a moment in the f... Read the full review »
  • A little dodgy in parts (the more pulpy aspects), but it finds clever ways to ratchet the tension all the way to the end. The best parts are watching Jackie Chan - in increasingly clever (even simple) ways - target, approach, and disable those who... Read the full review »
  • WHAT I LIKED: I watched Martin Campbell's 'The Foreigner,' expecting a fairly weightless, run-of-the-mill action movie, but this is actually a rather admirable political thriller about the remaining scars left by the Northern Irish conflicts and t... Read the full review »