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Hush Money

An art teacher's plans fall apart when he kidnaps a ballplayer's daughter to repay a debt to a ruthless mob boss.

A top-notch thriller!
— The independent critic

Written & Directed by Terrell Lamont

Starring Joshua Ray, Kennedy Waite, Rod Grier

Burdened with the pressure to provide for his family, unemployed art teacher, Doug Shaw, finds himself desperate and out of options. He owes thousands of dollars to a ruthless mob boss and has less than 12 hours to get him the money. Doug decides to kidnap the daughter of a professional baseball player and hold her for ransom. As things start to go awry, Doug struggles to maintain control of the situation. With time running out, he realizes the consequences of his actions could be detrimental to everyone involved.


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