Watch Liam Neeson in First Trailer for THE COMMUTER September 13, 2017 All aboard for Jaume Collet- Serra and Liam Neeson’s latest collaboration, ‘The Commuter,’ a tension-filled thriller about a businessman who finds himself caught up in a criminal conspiracy. THE COMMUTER sees Liam Neeson playing Michael, an insurance salesman 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. Irish release date is January 19, 2018.