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John Quincy Archibald's son was unable to receive a transplant because his HMO insurance wouldn't cover it. He took a hospital full of patients hostage because the hospital wouldn't put his son's name on the donor's list.
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John Q. is a 2002 American thriller drama film starring Denzel Washington and directed by Nick Cassavetes. The film tells the story of John Quincy Archibald (Denzel Washington), a father and husband whose son is diagnosed with an enlarged heart and who finds out he is unable to receive a transplant because HMO insurance will not cover it, before he decides to hold up the hospital and force them to do it.The film co-stars Robert Duvall, Kimberly Elise, Anne Heche, James Woods, and Ray Liotta. The film was shot in Toronto, Hamilton, Ontario, and Canmore, Alberta, although the story takes place in Chicago. Shooting took place for 60 days from August 8 to November 3, 2000. The film was released on February 15, 2002.
Chicago, United States of America · Hamilton, Canada · Montreal, Canada · Toronto, Canada
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