Tri: PRIME

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ACTION POLITICAL SUSPENSE / THRILLER WAR SATIRE ADVENTURE CRIME DRAMA EPIC MYSTERY SCI-FI

1980s & '90s

Matthew Petaccio (Pen Name - Samuel Norse)

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Logline

An angry loner living in a violent city doesn't realize he's becoming a real-life superhero.

Genre

Action, Political, Suspense / Thriller, War, Satire, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Epic, Mystery, Sci-Fi,

Short Summary

Tri: PRIME captures several critical stages in the life of main character, Andrew Toben, which lead to his transformation from an average, everyday kid to a dark, angry, quasi-hero who struggles to bring justice to a city decaying under the influences of crime, desperation and corruption.


For all of his flaws and mistakes, Andy proves that his instincts are dead-on when he stops a dangerous killer that the police could not find. However, the story sets up for a sequel as the police, news and military find out about his vigilante alter ego and close in on him.

Setting

Philadelphia; the Middle East

Based on a True Story

No

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Plot - Other Elements

Meaningful Message, Philosophical Questions, Twist, Coming of Age

Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity, Substance Abuse, Extreme Violence

Main Character Details

Name: Andrew Toben

Age: 23

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Secretive, Strong Moral Code, Clumsy, Educated, Honorable, Modest, Patriotic, Complex, Insecure, Sarcastic, Engaging, Naive, Perseverance, Selfless, Skillful, Adventurous, Empathetic, Funny, Lone Wolf

Additional Character Details

Name: Ophiuchus

Age: 55

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Crazy, Manipulative, Narcissistic, Secretive, Villainous, Confident, Criminal, Decisive, Educated, Unapologetic

Additional Character Details

Name: Rahlkenot

Age: 52

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Honorable, Leader, Sarcastic, Adventurous, Badass, Blunt, Patriotic, Perseverance, Aggressive, Confident, Outspoken

Additional Character Details

Name: Kiet Srisai

Age: 42

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Badass, Charming, Educated, Heroic, Blunt, Empathetic, Funny, Honorable, Strong Moral Code, Adventurous, Aggressive, Confident, Leader, Skillful, Decisive, Engaging

Development Pitch

About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

Information not completed

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2014

Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

Information not completed

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