THE EQUALIZER is an upcoming thriller film directed by Antoine Fuqua (Training Day, Shooter, Olympus Has Fallen) and written by Richard Wenk, based on the television series of same name, which starred Edward Woodward. The film starring Denzel Washington who reuniting with Fuqua from their successful collaboration on their 2001 Oscar-winning film Training Day.
In the film, Washington plays a retired intelligence officer Robert McCall who turns into a vigilante for the helpless. When he decides to help a young hooker Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), he gets heat from the Russian mafia, and in particular Teddy, a brutal fixer (Marton Csokas). The cast also including Melissa Leo and Haley Bennett.
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