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Denzel Washington slays in uninspired 'Equalizer,' reviews say
Denzel Washington slays in uninspired 'Equalizer,' reviews say

Action heroes of a certain age seem to be in vogue in Hollywood at the moment, with Liam Neeson kicking butt in the "Taken" movies, Pierce Brosnan back in the spy game in "The November Man," and Sylvester Stallone and friends shooting up the "Expendables" franchise. Up next is Denzel Washington in "The Equalizer," a big-screen adaptation of the 1980s CBS show about an ex-spook turned avenging angel, which opens Friday. A remarkably consistent actor, Washington is once again earning fine notices for his work in the film, which is directed by Antoine Fuqua and co-stars Chloe Grace Moretz. But while Washington shines, the rest of the movie is incredibly...