John Q

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[Los Angeles, CA] : New Line Home Entertainment, c2002.
Widescreen version (1.85:1).
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1 videodisc (112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
General Note
Special features: filmmaker commentary with director Nick Cassavetes, screenwriter James Kearns, producer Mark Burg and director of photography, Rogier Stoffers; original documentary "Behind the scenes of John Q."; deleted/alternate scenes with optional director commentary; theatrical trailer; theatrical press kit; Beyond the movie features; original documentary "Fighting for care"; fast track; DVD-ROM features: script-to-screen; link to original website; Infinifilm. com link; hot spot.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Rogier Stoffers ; costume designer, Beatrix Aruna Pazstor ; production designer, Stefania Cella ; music, Aaron Zigman ; editor, Dede Allen.
Denzel Washington, Robert Duvall, James Woods, Anne Heche, Eddie Griffin, Kimberly Elise, Shawn Hatosy, Ray Liotta, Daniel E. Smith ... [et al.].
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.
System Details
DVD format, region 1, Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound, DTS surround sound, stereo. surround sound.
System Details
System requirements for DVD-ROM features: MS Windows 98SE or later; InterActual player (included); MS Internet Explorer 5.0 or later; web access; DVD-ROM drive.
Closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Elise, K., Zigman, A., Cella, S., Pásztor, B., Smith, D. E., Liotta, R., Hatosy, S., Stoffers, R., Griffin, E., Heche, A., Woods, J., Duvall, R., Washington, D., Cassavetes, N., Kearns, J., Koules, O., & Burg, M. (2002). John Q (Widescreen version (1.85:1).). New Line Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Kimberly Elise et al.. 2002. John Q. [Los Angeles, CA]: New Line Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Kimberly Elise et al.. John Q [Los Angeles, CA]: New Line Home Entertainment, 2002.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Elise, Kimberly, et al. John Q Widescreen version (1.85:1)., New Line Home Entertainment, 2002.

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