‘The Girl On The Train’ is a novel by Paula Hawkins that in 2015 took the world by storm. The book debuted on the New York Times Fiction Best Sellers list on February 1, 2015, and stayed in the top position for 13 consecutive weeks. Now the popular Thriller is getting a film adaptation.
Rachel Watson (Emily Blunt) is a divorced 30 something who takes the train to work. Every day the train passes her old house where her husband Tom (Justin Theroux) lives with his new wife. She then starts to watch a new couple that lives a couple of houses down from her hold house, Megan (Haley Bennett) and Scott (Luke Evans). She imagines a new perfect life for the two. Rachel wakes up one day with no memory of the night before, hungover, and bruised. It comes out in the news that Megan has gone missing, now Rachel wants to find out what happened to Megan, where she is, and what Rachel herself was up to that night.
The Girl On The Train releases October 7, 2016.