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VCD RA 413 C37 (COL)


John Q

Main Title: John Q / New Line Cinema presents a Burg/Koules production ; directed by Nick Cassavetes ; producers Mark Burg, Oren Koules ; written by James Kearns

Published/Created: United States : New Line Cinema, 2002

Related Name: Washington, Denzell.

Description: 2 videodiscs in 1 can [VCD] [ca. 118 min.] : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in

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.

Cast: Denzel Washington, Robert Duvall, James Woods, Anne Heche, Eddie Griffin, Kimberly Elise, Shawn Hatosy, Ray Liotta, Daniel E. Smith.

Credits: Original music by Aaron Zigman ; cinematography by Rogier Stoffers ; film editing by Dede Allen ; casting by Matthew Barry, Nancy Green-Keyes

Subject: Health maintenance organizations -- Drama.
Subject: Health maintenance organization patients -- Drama.
Subject: Hostages -- United States -- Drama.

Genre/Form: Thriller.
Genre/Form: Drama.

Volume ID Number: 1106003533

Local Call No: VCD RA 413 C37
Video Compact Disc VCD 118 min.
2 videodiscs in 1 can (VCD) (ca. 118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
©2002,  2002, New Line Cinema , United Sates
Distributed by D' Concorde Recording Corporation
AV Material ID 1000002240
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