After being sent to a border town for work, Jackson a disheartened IT guy who longs to be a musician stumbles upon a stash of loot. Thinking he's hit the jackpot he takes it but soon learns that his new found fortune comes with a price when he finds himself on the run from two ruthless hitmen. He later meets and falls for a charismatic burlesque dancer named Mercedes. Things take a turn for the worse when he gets entangled with her ex Chato and his gang after they get wind of the money. What follows is a high stakes cat and mouse game with everyone vying for the bag of money. Jackson and Mercedes are two star-crossed strangers that happen to meet, inspire each other and fall in love. In the end their love must survive greed and the relentless pursuit of those that want to kill them. Written by
R. Scott Leisk
Take the leap, find the muse and run!
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Did You Know?
The original title Mahogany Sunrise meant so much more in the screenplay referencing sunsets and sunrises that reflected each characters favorite times of day and outlooks on life. Jackson preferred sunsets as a time to reflect whereas, Mercedes preferred sunrise as a new beginning. This was taken out during production and Mahogany Sunrise became Mercedes' stage name. The title was later changed to Gang Money Run by the distributor. See more
[Lester and Morelli sit in the empty chairs at their table
So. Who do we have here?
[snaps his fingers
You guys are the managers.
[turns to Jackson
Told you this was a classy place.
[to Lester and Morelli
Guys the talent in this establishment is on par with some of the finest reviews I've been privileged to see across these 48 states. The service splendid.
[picking up his glass of Jack and Coke
The drinks are a little weak. Now this was supposed to be a
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Referenced in Colossal Youth
Here Comes Change
Written by Randy Reynolds
Performed by Leatherbag
Courtesy of Randy Reynolds Music See more