‘The Equalizer 3’ is the upcoming sequel to ‘The Equalizer 2’ and is the third and final installment of ‘The Equalizer trilogy’. The vigilante action thriller film is directed by Antoine Furqua and is based on the television series of the same name. The movie is based on a similar genre to other movies like ‘Jason Bourne’, ‘Max Payne’, and ‘Mission: Impossible’.
The original series aired from 1989 to 1989 and was co-created by Michael Sloan and Richard Lindheim. Almost 5 years after The Equalizer 2, fans are happy that the trilogy is finally getting its much-awaited ending. Discussions for the third installment began after the release of the second, and in January 2022, it was officially announced. Here’s everything that you need to know about The Equalizer 3.
The Equalizer 3: Release Date
The final installment of the franchise is being produced by Columbia Pictures along with Escape Artists and Mundy Lande Entertainment. The Equalizer 3 is scheduled to be released on September 1, 2023, in the United States by Sony Pictures Releasing.
What to Expect in The Equalizer 3?
Here’s what the official premise from Sony Pictures states-
Since giving up his life as a government assassin, Robert McCall (Denzel Washington) has struggled to reconcile the horrific things he’s done in the past and finds a strange solace in serving justice on behalf of the oppressed.
Finding himself surprisingly at home in Southern Italy, he discovers his new friends are under the control of local crime bosses. As events turn deadly, McCall knows what he has to do: become his friends’ protector by taking on the mafia.
The Equalizer 2: Recap
The Equalizer 2 focuses on Robert Mcall’s quest for revenge, after one of his close friends, is murdered. The movie ends with Robert killing York and Susan’s information about Sam’s painting, which helps Robert reunite Sam with his long-lost sister.
The Equalizer movies overall have received mixed reviews. Fans are hoping that the finale goes out with a bang and that at last, Robert can take a break from his hectic lifestyle of violence.
The Equalizer 3: Cast
Most of the cast from the previous two movies reprise their roles in the finale. Here’s a look at the actors and actresses, along with the characters they play in The Equalizer 3.
- Denzel Washington as Robert McCall
- Dakota Fanning as Emma Collins
- Eugenio Mastrandrea as Gio Bonucci
- David Denman as Frank Conroy
- Sonia Ben Ammar as Chiara Bonucci
- Remo Girone as Enzo Arisio
- Gaia Scodellaro as Aminah