John Q, New Line Cinema presents a Burg/Koules production ; produced by Mark Burg, Oren Koules ; written by James Kearns ; directed by Nick Cassavetes
The work John Q, New Line Cinema presents a Burg/Koules production ; produced by Mark Burg, Oren Koules ; written by James Kearns ; directed by Nick Cassavetes represents a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Portland Public Library.

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  • ixMzYagr90c
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  • John Q, New Line Cinema presents a Burg/Koules production ; produced by Mark Burg, Oren Koules ; written by James Kearns ; directed by Nick Cassavetes
Main title
  • John Q
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  • New Line Cinema presents a Burg/Koules production ; produced by Mark Burg, Oren Koules ; written by James Kearns ; directed by Nick Cassavetes
Language
  • eng
Summary
  • John Q. is a factory worker facing financial hardship as a result of reduced hours in his workplace. He and his wife soon discover that their child is in need of an emergency heart transplant. Although they have an HMO, they are informed that their policy doesn't cover such an expensive procedure. Unable to raise the money for the surgury himself and with no recourse but to take his son home to die, John snaps and holds the staff and patients of the hospital's emergency room hostage at gunpoint
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  • videorecording
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG-13; for violence, language and intense thematic elements
OCLC Number
  • 50027069
Runtime
  • 112
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  • Infinifilm
Target audience
  • general
Technique
  • live action
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