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The line between entertainment and issue is crossed when a desperate John Q. (Denzel Washington) takes a surgeon and patients at gunpoint because the hospital is refusing to provide his son with a heart transplant unless the family can come up with a quarter of a million-dollars.

MPAA Rating PG-13 for violence, language and intense thematic elements
Theatrical Release February 14, 2002
Cast Denzel Washington, Kimberly Elise
Run Time 116
(pictures (c)2002 New Line Cinema)

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