Antoine Fuqua Talks Putting 'Guts Over Fear' in The Equalizer

Antoine Fuqua Talks Putting 'Guts Over Fear' in The Equalizer

How the Eminem hit made it into the film.

Published September 25, 2014

With his extensive background directing music videos for artists like Stevie Wonder and Prince, Antoine Fuqua knows what makes the perfect marriage between cinema and sound. The director really hit it out of the park by selecting Eminem and Sia's track "Guts Over Fear" for his latest film, The Equalizer.

Check out the exclusive featurette below to hear about how Fuqua selected the track for the film, starring Denzel Washington as a retired black ops commando back for one last job, and how Marshall Mathers' vocals and the track's driving beat matches up to the film's biggest action sequence.

The Equalizer opens in theaters and IMAX everywhere this Friday. is your #1 source for Black celebrity news, photos, exclusive videos and all the latest in the world of hip hop and R&B music.

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Written by Evelyn Diaz


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