The Foreigner


1h 54m 2017

Brief Synopsis

London businessman Quan's long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love - his teenage daughter - is taken from him in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. In his relentless search for the identity of the terrorists, Quan is forced into

Film Details

Also Known As
Chinaman, The, El extranjero, El implacable, Foreigner, L' é­tranger, O Estrangeiro, Svetim?alis, extranjero, implacable, é­tranger
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2017
Distribution Company
STX ENTERTAINMENT/VVS FILMS INC.

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 54m

Synopsis

London businessman Quan's long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love - his teenage daughter - is taken from him in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. In his relentless search for the identity of the terrorists, Quan is forced into a cat-and-mouse conflict with a British government official, whose own past may hold clues to the identities of the elusive killers.

Crew

Brahime Achabbakhe

Stunts

Peter G Adams

Music

Rebecca Adams

Post-Production Supervisor

Guiomar Alonso

Stunts

John A Amicarella

Post-Production Supervisor

Jarek Ancuta

Visual Effects

Bobby Antova

Production Assistant

Oli Antsy

Electrician

David Appleby

Grip

Mark Archer

Stunts

Cherri Arpino

Camera

Jon Attwood

Electrician

Poping Auyeung

Casting

Peter Ayriss

Pilot

Alison Bage

Medic

Jerry Bagisyao

Stunts

Esther Bailey

Assistant Editor

Alex Bender

Camera

Christine Bergren

Music

Kaush Bharti

Graphic Designer

Dani Biernat

Stunts

Tom Billings

Stunts

Li Bingsong

Sound

Mark Birtchnell

Accounting Assistant

Samantha Black

Production Coordinator

Rebecca Blake

Property Buyer

Elizabeth Boller

Art Director

Billy Boston

Generator Operator

Alex Bovaird

Costume Designer

Jeremy Braben

Aerial Director Of Photography

Mark Bradley

Visual Effects

Lauren Briggs¿miller

Art Director

Barry Brown

Rigging Electrician

Tom Browne

Assistant Director

Ulrik Bruchholz

Stunts

Yanhui Bu

Camera Assistant

Chico Buarque

Song

Peter Buchman

Other

Brian Bulman

Music Editor

Ross Busby

Chief Lighting Technician

Phillip Button

Executive Producer

Huibiao Cai

Chief Lighting Technician

Alex Cameron

Production Designer

Maile Cannon

Dialect Coach

Jianhui Cao

Production Assistant

Zirui Cao

Stunts

Jimmy Carruthers

Transportation Captain

Steve Casey

Electrician

Bruno Cassoni

Unit Manager

Angela Catanzaro

Editor

Tracey Caudle

Stunts

Christopher Cavanagh

Video Assist/Playback

Jackie Chan

Producer

Tony Chance

Storyboard Artist

Stanley Chang

Assistant Director

Yu Pang Chang

Assistant Director

Dan Channing-williams

Assistant Director

Jacky Chantachaem

Stunts

Fenglei Chen

Executive Producer

Tao Chen

Casting Assistant

Cary Cheng

Executive Producer

Cheng Cheng

Special Effects Supervisor

Jake Chilcott

Sound

Nick Chopping

Stunts

Yin Chunxiong

Stunts

Marisa Clayton-rivera

Colorist

Alan Coates

Generator Operator

Mark Coffey

Assistant Sound Editor

Jonathan Cohen

Stunts

Nicola Conlon

Assistant

Matthew Crauford

Assistant Location Manager

Graeme Crowther

Stunts

Jim Crowther

Grip

Barney Curnow

Visual Effects

Christiant D+alberto

Visual Effects

Geni Da

Still Photographer

Xiaohui Dai

Stunts

Alex Darby

Unit Manager

Joshua Darby

Production Assistant

Bill Davey

Stunts

Louis Davis

Stunts

Kevin Day

Props

Jiang Defu

Executive Producer

Stephen Delahunt

Rigging Electrician

Anne Delaney

Costumes

Deen Deng

Casting Assistant

Nick Dent

Art Director

Derek Desmond

Production Manager

Sara Desmond

Production Manager

Gayle Dickie

Assistant Director

Jiangang Ding

Stunts

Gary Dodkin

Sound Mixer

Wei Dongsheng

Production Assistant

Levan Doran

Stunts

Terri Douglas

Voice Casting

Andy Edridge

Grip

Steve Eels

Carpenter

Lionel Estivill

Visual Effects

Ian Evans

Pilot

Bradley Farmer

Stunts

Josephine Farr

Property Buyer

Ann Fenton

Hair & Makeup

Charlotte Fitch

Art Department Assistant

Jimmy Fok

Grip

Elaine Ford

Stunts

David Forman

Stunts

Dean Forster

Stunts

Amanda Foster

Stunts

Ian Foweraker

Costumes

Jennifer Freed

Post-Production Accountant

Catherine Freeman

Assistant

Yixing Gao

Electrician

David Garrick

Stunts

Katrin Geilhausen

Visual Effects

Jinpu Geng

Special Effects Technician

Stan Getz

Song Performer

Paul Gill

Visual Effects

Ashley Givens

Production Assistant

Wayne Marc Godfrey

Producer

Chema Gomez

Camera

Richard Goodwin

Assistant Director

Lee Gordon

Props

Paul Gorrie

Special Effects Technician

Barry Greaves

Property Buyer

Elysia Greening

Visual Effects

Simon Gretton

Visual Effects

James Grogan

Stunt Coordinator

Ivan Grozev

Visual Effects

Brendan Gunn

Dialect Coach

Dekun Guo

Props

Liyong Guo

Stunts

Che Guobin

Stunts

Alan Hall

Camera

Ruth Halliday

Clearance Coordinator

Alan G. Hamlet

Coordinator

Guanhua Han

Stunt Coordinator

Daojia Hao

Props

Daosen Hao

Props

Michael Harm

Location Manager

Kevin Harris

Construction Manager

Mark Harris

Painter

Steve Harris

Carpenter

Tom Harrison

Sound

Paul Hayes

Assistant Director

Robert Hayns

Stunts

Jet He

Production Manager

Calvin Heasman

Stunts

Wenping Hei

Crane Grip

Lucy Hellier

Casting Associate

Frank Henson

Stunts

Maureen Hetherington

Hair & Makeup

Warren Hickman

Assistant Editor

Fern Hodgson

Visual Effects

Christian Holden

Production Accountant

Rob Holloway

Driver

Phil Hooton

Props

Adam Hopper

Visual Effects

David Horrill

Props

Adam Horton

Stunts

Kent Houston

Visual Effects

Gary Howard

Carpenter

Xiaobo Hu

Production Assistant

Yuebao Hu

Special Effects Technician

Huahua Huang

Crane Grip

Jian Huang

Crane Grip

Taiping Huang

Electrician

Coffee Hui

Chief Lighting Technician

Megan Huitema

Assistant Production Coordinator

Rob Hunt

Stunts

Marc Hutchings

Visual Effects

Nigel Hyams

Costume Supervisor

Chris Hyman

Visual Effects

Tidd James

Stunts

Harry Young Jamieson

Photography

Jiabin Ji

Production Assistant

Yongsheng Ji

Props

Zhen Jia

Stunts

Penny Jiang

Executive Producer

Qi Jianhong

Producer

Chao Jin

Unit Manager

David Jobe

Foley Mixer

Antonio Carlos Jobim

Song

Dan John

Assistant Director

Gareth John

Sound Mixer

Lee Johnson

Electrician

Drew Jones

Visual Effects

William Jones

Visual Effects

Dylan Jones-tuba

Production Assistant

Qiaohui Ju

Costumes

Viketa Kamdar

Accountant

Kamay Kan

Production Assistant

Lauren Karsten

Post-Production Accountant

Ian Kay

Stunts

Matthew Kaye

Stunts

Eman Kazemi

Production Assistant

Wang Ke

Stunts

Mike Kelt

Special Effects Supervisor

Paul Kennington

Stunts

Skip Kimball

Colorist

Alistair King

Camera

Film Details

Also Known As
Chinaman, The, El extranjero, El implacable, Foreigner, L' é­tranger, O Estrangeiro, Svetim?alis, extranjero, implacable, é­tranger
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2017
Distribution Company
STX ENTERTAINMENT/VVS FILMS INC.

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 54m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States October 13, 2017

Released in United States on Video January 9, 2018

Based on the novel "The Chinaman" written by Stephen Leather and published by Pocket Books in 1992.

Released in United States October 13, 2017

David Marconi was previously attached to direct.

Released in United States on Video January 9, 2018