Pushing Dead

Synopsis: When a struggling writer, HIV positive for 20+ years, accidentally deposits a $100 birthday check, he is dropped from his health plan for earning too much. In this new era of sort-of ...
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Director(s): Tom E. Brown
  12 wins & 3 nominations.
110 min

Please hold while we

access the information.

Client ID is not valid.

- What? (laughs)

- Sorry.

You might want to

change plans.

Hold on.

- You're on American

Medical Advantage Plus.

You might want to try

American Medical

Advantage Premium

or American Medical

Advantage Premium Plus.

That one sounds good.

- What's the difference?

- I don't know.

- Uh, okay, thank you.

- $22.11.






Card's been declined, sir.

- (sighs)

Well... (chuckles)

Uh, I'll tell ya what.

I'll just, uh...

I'll take the coffee.

I'll pay with cash.




- Nice.

- (sighs)

- You won't believe what

happened to me earlier.

- Well my imagination

is offended.

- I was just walking along

over by Sunny Produce.

and hit the wall behind me.


Then there was another one.

Then I felt a sharp pain

in the center of my back.

(slow motion, guttural,

deep scream) Ow!

Flying towards me were

these small

metallic things.



was hurling D batteries

from a rooftop,

trying to hit me.

- Jesus.

- Some woman.

They don't even know.

Can you believe that?

- Why would somebody do that?

- Are you okay?


- Yes.

Physically, anyway.

- I hate this story.

for being afraid to walk

by myself in this town.




- (groans)

Oh, hey there, Danny.

- Oh no. Bob,

I'm so sorry.

Could you tell how

hard I was trying

not to wake you?

- Oh you didn't wake me.

Besides, I'm, I'm glad I'm up.

I had to make some calls

to cash in on some debts

before they cut our

utilities off.

- Nobody's going to turn

off any utilities.

I just looked at the books.

It's really not that bad.

It's by no means great,

but I have an idea.

I'm gonna make some flyers

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