|Starring||Nick Cassavetes, Denzel Washington, Robert Duvall, James Woods, Kimberly Elise, Daniel E. Smith, Anne Heche, Ray Liotta, Eddie Griffin, Shawn Hatosy, Paul Johansson, David Thornton, Kevin Connolly, Ethan Suplee, Heather Wahlquist, Troy Beyer|
|Supporting actors||Obba Babatunde, Troy Winbush, Laura Elena Harring, Larissa Laskin, Dina Waters, Mark Burg, Oren Koules, Michael DeLuca, Avram Kaplan, James Kearns|
Denzel Washington stars as John Q. Archibald, an ordinary man who works at a factory and takes care of his family. But when John Q.'s young son needs an emergency heart transplant - an operation that he can't afford - John Q. will do anything to keep his son alive. As time and options run out, a desperate gamble becomes the only hope for John Q, as he takes an unwitting group of people hostage in the hospital emergency room.