The first plot particulars for the upcoming motion sequel The Equalizer 3 have now been revealed courtesy of returning director Antoine Fuqua. In an interview with SlashFilmthe filmmaker has now revealed that the followup will delve extra into the mysterious previous of Denzel Washington’s enigmatic avenging angel, all whereas taking him on a worldwide journey.
“Hopefully, reveal a little more about Robert. Yeah, I think that’s the key, to learn more about Robert McCall.”
The Equalizer 3 won’t solely peel again the curtain considerably on the secretive previous of Robert McCall (Denzel Washington), it’s going to additionally discover the motion hero jetting off to overseas lands. Having now crushed up everybody within the United States, Robert might want to board a airplane with a view to as soon as once more ply his commerce, with Fuqua revealing that manufacturing on The Equalizer 3 will probably be scouting for places in Italy.
“We’re shooting it in Italy, so that’d be fun. We’re going to scout now. Sardinia, probably show up somewhere up the Amalfi Coast. Also, trying to find some small villages, seaside villages, things like that , and then we’ll be in Sicily and Naples.”
Taking Robert McCall and his specific set of expertise overseas has at all times been a dream of Antoine Fuqua. While the earlier two outings for The Equalizer have saved issues rooted in a single place, it feels like The Equalizer 3 will see Robert set his sights on a really totally different horizon. “In my mind, there’s a European adventure, absolutely,” the filmmaker mentioned again in 2018. “In my mind, that’s what I’d like, to see him in Europe, in the future. God willing.” Some goals do certainly come true.
The Equalizer 3 Will Hit Screens in 2023
Released in 2014, the primary installment in The Equalizer The franchise reboots the Eighties TV sequence of the identical identify, and follows Academy Award winner and Hollywood icon Denzel Washington as Robert McCall, a person of mysterious origin who believes he has put his violent previous behind him and has devoted himself to a quiet new life. However, he’s dragged into deploying his abilities for violence and loss of life when he falls afoul of a Russian mob. Using his specific set of formidable expertise, McCall comes out of self-imposed retirement and emerges as an avenger, able to take down anybody who brutalizes the helpless.
The Equalizer The franchise has been met with combined opinions from critics thus far, however it has been widespread with audiences, with the primary outing grossing over $192 million on the field workplace and resulting in a sequel. The Equalizer 2 landed in theaters in 2018, and was as soon as once more met with a combined response however equally went on to gross $190 million worldwide. So, due to its no-nonsense motion film stylings and a reliably intense efficiency from Denzel Washington, The Equalizer franchise will proceed with a 3rd installment.
The Equalizer 3 will see Denzel Washington reunite along with his Man on Fire co-star Dakota Fanning. Directed by Antoine Fuqua and written by Richard Wenk, The Equalizer 3 is scheduled to be launched on September 1, 2023, by Sony Pictures.