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  • The material shows its age when McCall goes all "Taxi Driver" to save a teen hooker (a scrappy Chloë Grace Moretz) from her pimps. But Washington and director Antoine Fuqua, who teamed for the actor's Oscar-winning role in 2001's "Training Day," keep the action humming. show more

  • The Equalizer is silly but irresistible, taking situations of inherent gut-level impact and exploiting them for every bit of emotion and tension. It could never have been a great movie. show more

  • Mr. Fuqua, who did such a fine job directing Mr. Washington and Ethan Hawke in "Training Day," loses control of an increasingly slapdash script, and the whole movie turns into a slaughterhouse. The question isn't who wants it — box office action is assured — but who needs it? show more

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  • February 18, 2015 Sir Raymond
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    If you like Denzel....then you can almost bet you will enjoy any movie he's in. Its typical of previous movies. Good story with good acting and much violence.

  • January 10, 2015 LINDA
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    great movie

  • January 10, 2015 LINDA
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    great movie

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