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The Equalizer 2 (2018)

Robert McCall serves an unflinching justice for the exploited and oppressed, but how far will he go when that is someone he loves?

Director:

Antoine Fuqua

Writers:

Richard Wenk, Michael Sloan (based on the television series created by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Denzel Washington ... Robert McCall
Pedro Pascal ... Dave York
Ashton Sanders ... Miles Whittaker
Orson Bean ... Sam Rubinstein
Bill Pullman ... Brian Plummer
Melissa Leo ... Susan Plummer
Jonathan Scarfe ... Resnik
Sakina Jaffrey ... Fatima
Kazy Tauginas ... Ari
Garrett Golden ... Kovac (as Garrett A. Golden)
Adam Karst ... Turkish Father
Alican Barlas ... Dining Car Porter
Rhys Olivia Cote ... Nine Year Old Braelick Girl (as Rhys Cote)
Tamara Hickey ... Grace Braelick
Ken Baltin Ken Baltin ... Grace Braelick's Lawyer
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Storyline

Director Antoine Fuqua reunites with Denzel Washington in this sequel to 2014's The Equalizer. Washington resumes his role as Robert McCall: a retired CIA Black Ops operative who works as a security guard and moonlights as a vigilante. When his long-time friend Melissa Leo Susan Plummer) is murdered, he embarks on a relentless, globe-trotting quest for vengeance.

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Taglines:

There is no equal. See more »

Genres:

Action | Crime | Thriller

Certificate:

14A | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English | French | Turkish | Hebrew

Release Date:

20 July 2018 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Le justicier 2 See more »

Filming Locations:

Boston, Massachusetts, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$62,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$36,011,640, 22 July 2018, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$102,084,362, 20 September 2018

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$124,229,992, 19 August 2018
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Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

This was the first time director Antoine Fuqua directed a sequel to one of his own movies. See more »

Goofs

The street-level establishing shot of what is claimed to be Brussels is clearly Prague, Czech Republic. There is a Czech strorefront sign on the right side and the Polish consulate in the Czech Republic on the left. See more »

Quotes

Dave York: You couldn't save your wife! You couldn't save Susan! AND YOU'RE NOT GONNA SAVE THIS FUCKING KID!
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Alternate Versions

The UK release is pre-cut to secure a 15 certificate instead of an 18, reducing scenes of "strong violence and gore". Compared to the New Zealand release (whose rating board also releases full running times in mm:ss), it's 11s shorter at 120:34 instead of 120:45. However, Ireland's board lists the difference at 1m 10s on video, where both versions are rated 15. See more »

Connections

Spun-off from The Equalizer (1985) See more »

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Performed by Pitcho Womba Konga (as Pitcho) & Brainpower
Courtesy of LYRIC Recordings, SKINFAMA & Musician's Ego
Under license from Ford Music Services
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Very disappointed
25 July 2018 | by dwstahlrrSee all my reviews

Very long for only 3 action sequences. Not better than the original. Very bad camera lighting and Directing. Several things didn't need to be related to the movie. Very very disappointed exspected much more.


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