John Q 2002
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John Q 2002
Give a father no options and you leave him no choice.
Plot: A down-on-his luck father, whose insurance won't cover his son's heart transplant, takes the hospital's emergency room hostage until the doctors agree to perform the operation.
Story: John Quincy Archibald's son Michael collapses while playing baseball as a result of heart failure. John rushes Michael to a hospital emergency room where he is informed that Michael's only hope is a transplant. Unfortunately, John's insurance won't cover his son's transplant. Out of options, John Q. takes the emergency room staff and patients hostage until hospital doctors agree to do the transplant.
Did you know: Director Cameo: [Nick Cassavetes] A reporter on the courthouse steps at the end.
Release date: 15 February 2002
User Votes: 6.8
Countries: USA,
Genres: Drama, Thriller,
MPAA Rating: image
Runtime: 116 minutes
Oscars: None
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