- 131 min
- Directed by: Antoine Fuqua
- Cast: Denzel Washington, Marton Csokas, Chloë Grace Moretz
- UK release: 26 September 2014
Obsessive-compulsive loner McCall (Washington) befriends Teri (Moretz), a teenage Russian prostitute; when her pimp hospitalises her, he decides to even things up a bit. Nominally derived from the 80s Edward Woodward TV series, it's really just a relentless, brutal, unsubtle thriller, with Washington an effective killing machine and Fuqua expertly cranking up the tension.
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The Equalizer22 Sep 2014
Brutal thriller reuniting Denzel Washington with Training Day director Antoine Fuqua
The Equalizer is a nominal product of the gritty 1980s TV series - starring Edward Woodward as a vigilante private eye prowling the Big Apple’s mean streets - which lifts the title, character and concept but nothing else. Not even Stewart Copeland’s…
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