Denzel Washington riveting, even as brutal 'Equalizer'

September 25, 2014 5:00 PM

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Denzel Washington riveting, even as brutal 'Equalizer'

Denzel Washington is such a magnetic screen presence audiences would probably love the guy if one of his characters killed someone with a corkscrew.

Now's our chance to find out! The business end of a wine opener is just one tool Washington uses to dispatch people in The Equalizer (** 1/2 out of four; rated R, opens Friday nationwide) Antoine Fuqua's gritty, violent take on the television show that starred Edward Woodward. But we root for Denzel...

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