Dysfunction

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SUSPENSE/THRILLER EROTICA DETECTIVE DRAMA MYSTERY CRIME HORROR

Contemporary

Richard Heard

Logline

Three Philadelphia detectives battle their inner demons while trying to catch an elusive party club killer

Genre

Suspense/Thriller,Erotica,Detective,Drama,Mystery,Crime,Horror

Short Summary

A popular Philadelphia members only after hours private club experiences murder during open hours. The dance, drug and sex club has it all. Booze, drugs, and a swingers room for it's guests. The authorities come in after a gruesome killing. However all thee investigators are flawed. A second death!


The mad suspect kidnaps lead Detective Mike Coffee's wife. She's in a cold basement hell. A straight razor is at her throat.

Setting

Philadelphia Pa (Club Underground}

Based on a True Story

No

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Plot - Other Elements

Twist

Mature Audience Themes

Nudity,Substance Abuse, Language/Profanity

Main Character Details

Name: Detective Mike Coffee

Age: 35

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Empathetic,Desperate,Complex,Blunt,Heroic,Strong Moral Code,Seductive

Additional Character Details

Name: Detective Richard Boone

Age: 38

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Crazy,Badass,Blunt,Sarcastic,Insecure

Additional Character Details

Name: Detective Sanchez

Age: 28

Gender: Female

Role: emotional

Key Traits: Complex,Sexy,Insecure,Secretive

Additional Character Details

Name: Killer

Age: 29

Gender: Other

Role: antagonist

Key Traits: Villainous,Crazy,Criminal,Decisive,Skillful

Development Pitch

Dysfunction focuses on the mental health of all humans. The killer is a psychopath. However, the authorities responsible for his capture also exhibit flaws. Detective Mike Coffee has insomnia and dreams of homicide victims. The police psychologist issued medicine keeps him off balance an unalert at times. Detective Richard Boone is a recovering alcoholic. Investigating murders inside a club filled with alcohol could be his downfall to recovery .Sultry female Detective Sanchez has a sex addiction which threatens the case. She ventures in the swingers room inside Club underground and gets into trouble. The Killer is hiding in plain sight masquerading as a woman and a man. This film while always maintaining high end thrills...teaches on our human abnormalities.

About The Author

Optioned screenwriter 'Frantic' Gross Weston productions Horror Author 'Dragon Faith'

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

Information not completed

Publishing Details

Hard Copy Available

No

WGA Number

Information not completed

Logline

Three Philadelphia detectives battle their inner demons while trying to catch an elusive party club killer

Short Summary

A popular Philadelphia members only after hours private club experiences murder during open hours. The dance, drug and sex club has it all. Booze, drugs, and a swingers room for it's guests. The authorities come in after a gruesome killing. However all thee investigators are flawed. A second death!


The mad suspect kidnaps lead Detective Mike Coffee's wife. She's in a cold basement hell. A straight razor is at her throat.

FEEDBACK

Dysfunction focuses on the mental health of all humans. The killer is a psychopath. However, the authorities responsible for his capture also exhibit flaws. Detective Mike Coffee has insomnia and dreams of homicide victims. The police psychologist issued medicine keeps him off balance an unalert at times. Detective Richard Boone is a recovering alcoholic. Investigating murders inside a club filled with alcohol could be his downfall to recovery .Sultry female Detective Sanchez has a sex addiction which threatens the case. She ventures in the swingers room inside Club underground and gets into trouble. The Killer is hiding in plain sight masquerading as a woman and a man. This film while always maintaining high end thrills...teaches on our human abnormalities.

About The Author

Optioned screenwriter 'Frantic' Gross Weston productions Horror Author 'Dragon Faith'

Mature Audience Themes

Nudity,Substance Abuse, Language/Profanity

Characters

Main Character

Name: Detective Mike Coffee

Age: 35

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Empathetic,Desperate,Complex,Blunt,Heroic,Strong Moral Code,Seductive

Character 1

Name: Detective Richard Boone

Age: 38

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Crazy,Badass,Blunt,Sarcastic,Insecure

Character 2

Name: Detective Sanchez

Age: 28

Gender: Female

Role: emotional

Key Traits: Complex,Sexy,Insecure,Secretive

Character 3

Name: Killer

Age: 29

Gender: Other

Role: antagonist

Key Traits: Villainous,Crazy,Criminal,Decisive,Skillful