THE HANGING MAN

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DRAMA LGBT MELODRAMA MYSTERY SUSPENSE / THRILLER ACTION CRIME DETECTIVE

Contemporary

Joseph Allen

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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,

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.

Setting

New York, London, Albany

Based on a True Story

No

Plot - Premise

Quest

Plot - Other Elements

Twist

Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence

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

Development Pitch

About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: LGBT leaning

Group Specific

Information not completed

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: Rogue Phoenix Press

Year Published: 2018

Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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