After her husband and young daughter are brutally murdered in a drive-by shooting at her daughter’s birthday party, Riley (Garner) finds the police unwilling to pursue the perpetrators due to their connections to a powerful and dangerous drug lord. She disappears soon after a sham of a trial but reappears as a vigilante five years later, on the anniversary of her family’s death, to get revenge and the justice that the system denied her.
Director: Pierre Morel. Stars: Jennifer Garner, John Gallagher Jr., John Ortiz, Juan Pablo Raba,Annie Ilonzeh, Jeff Hephner. 2018. 101 min.Action.
Denzel Washington in a scene from “The Equalizer 2”