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The Equalizer ()


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A retired Intelligence Agent turned private detective helps various threatened clients to equalize the odds.

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  • Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 11 nominations.
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  Robert McCall (88 episodes, 1985-1989)
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  Mickey Kostmayer (56 episodes, 1985-1989)
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  Control (29 episodes, 1985-1989)
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  Jimmy (16 episodes, 1985-1989)
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  Scott McCall (12 episodes, 1985-1989)
Chad Redding ...
  Sgt. Alice Shepard / ... (11 episodes, 1986-1989)
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  Harley Gage (10 episodes, 1987-1988)
Maureen Anderman ...
  Pete O'Phelan / ... (9 episodes, 1985-1988)
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  Lt. Isadore Smalls (7 episodes, 1986)
Irving Metzman ...
  Sterno (7 episodes, 1985-1988)
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  Lt. Jefferson Burnett (6 episodes, 1985)
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  Jacob Stock (5 episodes, 1985-1989)
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  Lt. Brannigan / ... (5 episodes, 1986-1989)
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  Yvette Marcel (4 episodes, 1987-1988)
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  Carmack / ... (4 episodes, 1986-1989)
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  Detective / ... (4 episodes, 1986-1989)
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  Carter Brock / ... (4 episodes, 1987-1989)
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  Lt. Elmer / ... (4 episodes, 1986-1987)
A.L. Sheppard ...
  Detective Kelly / ... (4 episodes, 1988-1989)
Sheila Stainback ...
  Anchorperson / ... (4 episodes, 1987-1989)
Kenneth Solarino ...
  Jeremy / ... (4 episodes, 1986-1989)
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  Limo Driver / ... (4 episodes, 1985-1989)
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  Emil Kostov / ... (3 episodes, 1985-1989)
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  Phillipe Marcel (3 episodes, 1987-1988)
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  Anton Jooste / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1988)
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  Lettie (3 episodes, 1986-1989)
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  Martin 'Alpha' Loeber / ... (3 episodes, 1987-1989)
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  Bruno Dominic / ... (3 episodes, 1987-1988)
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  Natalie Santelli / ... (3 episodes, 1985-1989)
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  Dana (3 episodes, 1985-1986)
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  Lieutenant Kramer (3 episodes, 1986-1987)
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  Doctor Molinari / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1989)
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  Johnny Sax / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1988)
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  Cecilia Romero / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1989)
Philip Kraus ...
  Arnold / ... (3 episodes, 1987-1988)
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  Rudy Bagler (3 episodes, 1987)
Robert Modica ...
  Dawson / ... (3 episodes, 1985-1989)
Ron Frazier ...
  Coe / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1988)
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  Jason Masur (3 episodes, 1985-1986)
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  Jonah (3 episodes, 1986-1989)
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  Head / ... (3 episodes, 1985-1988)
Jihmi Kennedy ...
  Clarence Marshall / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1988)
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  Cronin / ... (3 episodes, 1987-1988)
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  Police Lieutenant / ... (3 episodes, 1985-1986)
Stephen James ...
  Reporter / ... (3 episodes, 1987-1989)
Virginia Sandifur ...
  Mara Baker / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1989)
Scott Rhyne ...
  Command Cop / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1987)
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  Francesca / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1987)
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  Detective Frank Standish / ... (3 episodes, 1986-1987)
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  Davy Baylor / ... (2 episodes, 1986-1987)

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Plot Summary

Robert McCall is "The Equalizer", a private detective with a lot of contacts who is available for hire if you have a problem that you don't know how to solve. His no-nonsense attitude, compassion, and experience with dealing with a wide variety of situations makes him a powerful and useful detective. Written by Murray Chapman

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Also Known As
  • Equalizer (France)
  • Der Equalizer (Germany)
  • El ecualizador (Spain)
  • L'equalitzador (Spain, Catalan title)
  • Der Equalizer (West Germany)
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  • 48 min
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Trivia During the height of the show's popularity, Edward Woodward was often approached on the street by people in need, with situations similar to those depicted in the show. He began carrying flyers with the phone numbers of social services organizations and legal clinics for them to contact. See more »
Movie Connections Referenced in The Equalizer (1986). See more »
Quotes Mickey Kostmayer: What do we need a diversion for? Just kick in the door and hose the room.
Robert McCall: Mickey, there is a five year old boy in there.
Mickey Kostmayer: Oh yeah, we're gonna need a diversion.
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