Women and gents, it is as soon as once more Liam Neeson season on the field workplace! This yr, he is racing the clock to save lots of his household from a shadowy evil in his newest collaboration with director Jaume Collet-Serra, The Commuter. With Neeson’s Michael MacCauley making his method via a rush hour prepare’s value of suspects and would-be assailants, it appears to be like just like the motion hero’s specific set of abilities have not misplaced their luster. Contemplating Liam Neeson was at one level ready to hang up his fists of fury, earlier than gloriously reconsidering the choice, this information could not come at a greater time.
However, after all, with every new Liam-Neeson-kicks-ass-to-victory movie, there’s the considered how this movie suits into the canon. In any case, it has been virtually 10 years for the reason that well-respected actor created this style with the exceedingly memorable Taken, and by now he is taken the present on the street, via varied stops in Europe, within the air, and now on the rails. Should you read our review, you will get the opinion that whereas The Commuter is not the worst movie within the line of Liam Neeson’s rampage style, it sadly does not hit the heights that Taken introduced issues to the primary outing.
Nonetheless, that is to not say individuals don’t love Liam Neeson ass-kickings, and there is going to be fairly a number of those who board The Commuter this weekend. Which implies that there will likely be some questions within the minds of moviegoers in every single place, or at the very least we might wish to assume there will likely be, as there’s nonetheless some attention-grabbing stuff to debate within the context of the movie. That being mentioned, as soon as you’ve got seen The Commuter, be happy to weigh in on the next post-discussion questions in our feedback part, under:
At what level did you determine that Patrick Wilson was the soiled cop?
Do you assume there have been too many crimson herrings to maintain the plot of The Commuter straight?
Is The Commuter an honest begin to what could possibly be an thrilling franchise?
Are you glad Liam Neeson is not planning to actually retire from motion any time quickly?
Which Neeson / Collet-Serra collaboration is your favourite: Unknown, Non-Cease, Run All Night time, or The Commuter?
One other enjoyable train with a movie that payments itself as such a taut thriller, corresponding to The Commuter, is to return to the trailer and see if the movie left a correct path of breadcrumbs to determine its general narrative. Take one other take a look at the movie’s trailer, and inform us should you assume it correctly units up the movie, or possibly should you would have dealt with issues otherwise whereas promoting the movie.
Final, however not least, be happy to fee The Commuter on the normal 5-point scale under, offering feedback as to why you voted the best way you probably did under.
The Commuter is in theaters now, and the feedback under are yours for the submitting. Whether or not you find yourself loving, tolerating, and even loathing The Commuter, it may at the very least be agreed upon that Liam Neeson is a fairly glorious actor. Should you’re a fan, and wish to see extra of the person in motion, you may get your probability later this yr. We are saying this as a result of there’s one other Liam Neeson ass-kicking coming our method in the year to come, together with his remake of the Swedish darkish comedy In Order of Disappearance, known as Onerous Powder, additionally being listed as coming to theaters this yr. Here’s the full list of films coming to theaters quickly.