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John Q

"Give a father no options and you leave him no choice."

John Q is a 2002 film by Nick Cassavetes; starring Denzel Washington as John Quincy Archibald, a father and husband whose son is diagnosed with an enlarged heart and then finds out he cannot receive a transplant because HMO insurance will not cover it. Therefore, he decides to take a hospital full of patients hostage until the hospital puts his son's name on the donor's list.

Details

-- Box Office --
Released: Feb 15th, 2002
Budget: $36,000,000.00
Revenue: N/A
-- General Information --
Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 116 Minutes
Genres: Crime / Drama / Thriller
-- Ratings --
IMDB: N/A
Rotten Tomatoes: N/A
Metascore N/A

John Q Main Cast

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Gabriela Oltean
Gabriela Oltean
plays Beautiful BMW Driver
Denzel Washington
Denzel Washington
plays John Quincy Archibald
Kimberly Elise
Kimberly Elise
plays Denise Archibald
Ron Annabelle
Ron Annabelle
plays Tow Truck Driver
Daniel E. Smith
Daniel E. Smith
plays Michael 'Mike' Archibald
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Movie Trivia/Goofs

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  • "John Q" was originally going to be the title of Citizen Kane.
  • This movie has the last footage of film director Ted Demme.
  • Movie Goof (continuity error): When Mike and John are eating breakfast in the beginning of the movie, Mike's toast switches sides on his plate between shots.
  • Movie Goof (revealing mistake): In the opening scene, "beautiful woman" sticks her head out of her car window, and her hair does not move.
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