This weekend, Denzel Washington will stop at nothing to save Chloë Grace Moretz in the bloody action thriller "The Equalizer," a young boy tries to save his underground friends from an evil exterminator in the stop-motion animation movie "The Boxtrolls," the fourth season of "Once Upon a Time" premieres Sunday night on ABC, and the Golden Globe-winning comedy "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" returns for its second season Sunday night on FOX.

Weekend Watchlist: 'The Equalizer,' 'The Boxtrolls,' 'Once Upon a Time'

Also in theaters this weekend:
  • "The Two Faces of January" follows a con artist (Viggo Mortensen), his wife (Kirsten Dunst), and a stranger (Oscar Isaac) who flee Athens after getting caught up in the death of a private detective.
  • "Pride" is a comedy-drama that follows U.K. gay activists working to help miners during their prolonged strike of the National Union of Mineworkers in the summer of 1984.
  • "Days and Nights" follows a family dealing with desire and the fragility of love over one weekend. Inspired by Anton Chekhov's "The Seagull," the film stars Katie Holmes, William Hurt, and Allison Janney.
  • In "The Song," an aspiring singer-songwriter's life and marriage suffer when the song he writes for his wife propels him to stardom.

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