John Q



116 Min

John Q


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.


Feb 15th, 2002


Gabriela Oltean
Denzel Washington Kimberly Elise
Ron Annabelle

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- The scene where George W. Bush is speaking about health care while John and Denise are watching TV was also shot with footage of Al Gore because the election winner had not yet been declared…More

- SPOILER: Despite its thrilling progression, the cast actually did laugh when the eccentric couple broke up in the hospital.

- During the intro, the truck's brand that hits the woman's car and killed her afterwards is Mack. This can be seen on the front of the truck. And after that throughout the whole movie, Denzel…More

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