Watch Pierce Brosnan & Jackie Chan Face Off In THE FOREIGNER Trailer June 27, 2017 Never push a good man too far. The IRA took his family. The police looked the other way. Now he must get revenge. Pierce Brosnan channels Gerry Adams in new trailer for Martin Campbell’s revenge thriller, coming to Netflix December 15th. Based on the book ‘The Chinaman’ by Stephen Leather, THE FOREIGNER follows a humble restaurant owner in London’s Chinatown who is forced to push his moral and physical boundaries to track down the group of rogue Irish terrorists responsible for the death of his beloved daughter after the justice system fails him.