The Dream Hacker

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SUSPENSE / THRILLER DRAMA FANTASY SCI-FI

Contemporary

Timothy Benson

Logline

The Dream Hacker is the story of an angry, unhappy man who learns to control the dreams of other people in his life, affecting the course of their lives and his own.

Genre

Suspense / Thriller, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

San Diego, CA

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: AuthorHouse

Year Published: 2018

Starting Description

The story begins with a depiction of the lead character's personal and professional lives and how unfulfilling they are. He escapes into his dreams and they slowly begin to intertwine with his real life. Eventually the line between his dreams and reality begin to disappear.

Ending Description

When his dreams change from personal escape to dangerous behavior he finds himself at a crossroads. The final scene leaves him in a state of personal crisis that makes the reader wonder where he will end up.

Group Specific

Information not completed

Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

Information not completed

Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity

Plot - Other Elements

Philosophical Questions, Twist

Plot - Premise

Quest

Main Character Details

Name: Dylan Ward

Age: 30

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Adventurous, Engaging, Lone Wolf, Sarcastic, Confident, Masculine, Outspoken, Skillful, Aspiring, Educated, Honorable, Unapologetic, Charming, Complex

Additional Character Details

Name: Beth Chillcotte

Age: 27

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Outspoken, Skillful, Aspiring, Blunt, Complex, Empathetic, Faithful, Strong Moral Code, Beautiful, Educated, Engaging, Romantic, Sexy

Additional Character Details

Name: Tommy Rizzo

Age: 38

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Lone Wolf, Aggressive, Badass, Blunt, Confident, Engaging, Flexible, Funny, Sarcastic, Outspoken

Additional Character Details

Name: Max Dewart

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Manipulative, Narcissistic, Power-hungry, Unapologetic, Aggressive, Educated, Greedy, Insecure

Logline

The Dream Hacker is the story of an angry, unhappy man who learns to control the dreams of other people in his life, affecting the course of their lives and his own.

Short Summary

The story begins with a depiction of the lead character's personal and professional lives and how unfulfilling they are. He escapes into his dreams and they slowly begin to intertwine with his real life. Eventually the line between his dreams and reality begin to disappear.


When his dreams change from personal escape to dangerous behavior he finds himself at a crossroads. The final scene leaves him in a state of personal crisis that makes the reader wonder where he will end up.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Quest,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Dylan Ward

Age: 30

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Adventurous, Engaging, Lone Wolf, Sarcastic, Confident, Masculine, Outspoken, Skillful, Aspiring, Educated, Honorable, Unapologetic, Charming, Complex

Character 1

Name: Beth Chillcotte

Age: 27

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Outspoken, Skillful, Aspiring, Blunt, Complex, Empathetic, Faithful, Strong Moral Code, Beautiful, Educated, Engaging, Romantic, Sexy

Character 2

Name: Tommy Rizzo

Age: 38

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Lone Wolf, Aggressive, Badass, Blunt, Confident, Engaging, Flexible, Funny, Sarcastic, Outspoken

Character 3

Name: Max Dewart

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Manipulative, Narcissistic, Power-hungry, Unapologetic, Aggressive, Educated, Greedy, Insecure

Supplemental Materials