Released Date
February 15, 2002
Distributor
New Line Cinema
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG-13
Budget
$36,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$71,756,802 + $30,487,968 = $102,244,770
66

Denzel Washington

as John Quincy Archibald

74

James Woods

as Dr. Raymond Turner

66

Ray Liotta

as Chief Gus Monroe

52

Anne Heche

as Rebecca Payne

53

Eddie Griffin

as Lester Matthews

54

Kimberly Elise

as Denise Archibald

90

Robert Duvall

as Lt. Frank Grimes

57

Paul Johansson

as Tuck Lampley

56

Troy Beyer

as Miriam Smith

45

Ethan Suplee

as Guard Max Conlin

47

Kevin Connolly

as Steve Maguire

57

Laura Harring

as Gina Palumbo

69

Obba Babatunde

as Sgt. Moody

45

Shawn Hatosy

as Mitch Quigley

68

David Thornton

as Jimmy Palumbo

44

Heather Wahlquist

as Julie Byrd

51

Troy Winbush

as Steve Smith

About John Q

John Quincy Archibald takes a hospital emergency room hostage when his insurance won't cover his son's heart transplant.

About

A desperate father holds a hospital emergency room hostage when his medical insurance will not cover his son's heart transplant. The movie was directed by Nick Cassavetes.

Trivia

Denzel Washington won a NAACP Image Award for his performance and was nominated for a BET Award. Kimberly Elise was also nominated for a NAACP Image Award.