The Equalizer

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

Denzel's TV-based action thriller is violent but stylish.

R 2014 131 minutes

Parents say

age 15+

Based on 11 reviews

Kids say

age 14+

Based on 25 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 2+

This title has:

Great messages
age 14+

Violence is quite graphic but can be handled by mature people

The Equalizer is a good movie for mature children of 14 years and older. The fight scenes are fairly graphic with blood being shown very often. However if your 14 year old is mature they will find this easy enough to cope with. There isn’t a huge amount of swearing but there is the occasional “What the F—k” or “You B-tch “. All in all I believe that this movie is ok for mature 14 year olds and older.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much consumerism

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