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The Equalizer (2014)

I go back to the day, in the middle late 80’s when The Equalizer was a TV series. The show starred Edward Woodward, a British actor, as Robert McCall who was (I’m quoting from… 906 more words

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David Ayer, My New Kinda-Sorta Favorite Director

Okay, so, for many, David Ayer’s work is not new at all. He’s been around for at least a decade that I’m aware of, and he wrote some of the grittier cop dramas/thrillers that have come around in a long time. 944 more words

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It's a no-score draw for The Equalizer

The Equalizer    ★★☆☆☆   dir. Antoine Fuqua

British TV series The Equalizer gets a full Hollywood make-over in this glossy and violent action thriller.

Even sillier than the original it’s now a patriotic vigilante fantasy about defending homely American values against imported Russian vices. 321 more words

Action Thriller

Equalizer (2014) - DVD Review 4.5/5 Stars


Everything old is new again.  With loose ties to the 1980s television series it was based on, The Equalizer came to the big screen last year with Denzel Washington taking over the role of Robert McCall from the late Edward Woodward.  610 more words

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Review: The Equalizer

Vorig jaar 2 Guns met Mark Wahlberg, nu weer in zijn eentje in The Equalizer. Denzel Washington schittert in de recent uitgekomen Blu-Ray van die laatste film als actieheld Robert McCall. 538 more words

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The Equalizer

Unlike a lot of other film critics who are terrified of ever peeping their heads out from beneath the comfortable blanket of their own intellectual superiority, I don’t think there’s anything inherently wrong with enjoying action movies. 811 more words

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