"Dead Man's Money"

Creator: David D. Johnson
Age rating: 17 and older
A legendary hitman, dying of cancer, must save a New Jersey family from a ruthless rival hitman out to recover money stolen from the mob.

"Dead Man's Money" is about a legendary hitman, Frank Valentine, wrestling with the final stages of his lung cancer. Working for the mob, Frank is blamed for the botched recovery of money and incriminating financial documents stolen by a mob accountant from mob boss Jimmy Masters. Masters employs a younger hitman, Mr. Nails, to continue the recovery effort as well as dispose of Frank to ensure his silence. Nails murders Frank's young girlfriend, but allows Frank to live for mysterious reasons that are later revealed. Frank embarks on finding the stolen money believing it will lead him to Mr. Nails so that he can exact revenge. His investigation takes him to South New Jersey and 17 year old Dylan McShane who has taken the money after discovering it in the house of his next door neighbor, the attorney brother of the the now dead accountant. With Nails zeroing in on the cash and financial files, Frank must protect Dylan and his family from certain death from a ruthless and sadistic hitman who will stop at nothing to get what he wants.

"Dead Man's Money" is gritty, compelling, and full of unpredictable twists and turns that lead to a riveting climax!

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