THE HANGING MAN

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DRAMA LGBT MELODRAMA MYSTERY SUSPENSE / THRILLER ACTION CRIME DETECTIVE

Contemporary

Joseph Allen

Logline

The Hanging Man is a mystery that begins when a rotting body falls to the ground from the girders of the George Washington Bridge, at the feet of detective Hugo Miller.

Genre

Drama, LGBT, Melodrama, Mystery, Suspense / Thriller, Action, Crime, Detective

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: LGBT leaning

Setting

New York, London, Albany

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: Rogue Phoenix Press

Year Published: 2018

Starting Description

Luigi d'Ambrogio was an investment banker in NYC with many Italian clients, including the Vatican Bank. His murder involves a real gangster, a group of boys living in tunnels under Hell's Kitchen, a saint and a bishop. The apocalyptic climax involves a raging fire, and molten gold on the street.

Ending Description

Luigi's murder is found to involve the foundation of a 19th-century church, the gold horde of a dead gangster, a Papal legate, a psychotic gypsy, a gang of deformed boys and a group of men from the Cayman Islands. Apocalyptic scene.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence

Plot - Other Elements

Twist

Plot - Premise

Quest

Main Character Details

Name: Hugo Miller

Age: 55

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Adventurous, Decisive, Educated, Funny, Sophisticated, Honorable, Insecure, Masculine, Skillful

Additional Character Details

Name: Mike di Saronno

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Honorable, Masculine, Decisive, Educated

Additional Character Details

Name: Ruth Jensen

Age: 50

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Funny, Outspoken, Blunt, Charming, Decisive, Educated, Empathetic, Engaging

Additional Character Details

Name: Gabriele Cortese

Age: 35

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Heartthrob, Masculine, Sophisticated, Beautiful, Complex, Confident, Empathetic

Logline

The Hanging Man is a mystery that begins when a rotting body falls to the ground from the girders of the George Washington Bridge, at the feet of detective Hugo Miller.

Short Summary

Luigi d'Ambrogio was an investment banker in NYC with many Italian clients, including the Vatican Bank. His murder involves a real gangster, a group of boys living in tunnels under Hell's Kitchen, a saint and a bishop. The apocalyptic climax involves a raging fire, and molten gold on the street.


Luigi's murder is found to involve the foundation of a 19th-century church, the gold horde of a dead gangster, a Papal legate, a psychotic gypsy, a gang of deformed boys and a group of men from the Cayman Islands. Apocalyptic scene.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Quest,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Hugo Miller

Age: 55

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Adventurous, Decisive, Educated, Funny, Sophisticated, Honorable, Insecure, Masculine, Skillful

Character 1

Name: Mike di Saronno

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Honorable, Masculine, Decisive, Educated

Character 2

Name: Ruth Jensen

Age: 50

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Funny, Outspoken, Blunt, Charming, Decisive, Educated, Empathetic, Engaging

Character 3

Name: Gabriele Cortese

Age: 35

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Heartthrob, Masculine, Sophisticated, Beautiful, Complex, Confident, Empathetic

Supplemental Materials

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