Latino Review has a review of the screenplay for The Winter of Frankie Machine

Don Winslow’s Novel THE WINTER OF FRANKIE MACHINE was optioned to Robert De Niro with the intention of having De Niro play to the title character.

Frankie is a Mafia hit man who has given up the game to become the proprietor of a bait shop. When he finds out that he’s been targeted for a hit, he gets back in the business.
Film site Latinto has gotten their hands on a copy of the script and have an excellent opinion of it. Click here to read the review of the script.