That's Amore by Claire Hutchinson | Script Revolution

That's Amore

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A mafia hitman learns compassion after he befriends the widower of the woman he killed in a hit.
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Vinnie Amore is a hitman who has a heart of steel and a heart of gold. On the one hand, told to kill the mayor of his city, he does so without remorse, leaving the mayor’s husband, David Fellows, and their child, Abby, grieving the loss. On the other hand, Vinnie loves his compassionate wife Carla and his daughter Lily, and would do anything for them. Through Carla, Vinnie becomes unwilling friends with David, and Vinnie’s daughter Lily becomes good friends with Abby. But it is only when Carla is gunned down by a rival mafia gang that Vinnie truly understands David’s loss and the many emotions that he is experiencing, including the desire for revenge. Vinnie and David go through the grieving process together and become close friends. Vinnie’s boss then orders Vinnie to kill David, who is now running for mayor and is a threat to their organized crime syndicate. From an office tower window, Vinnie aims the gun at David, but can’t pull the trigger. Vinnie finally confesses to David that he killed David’s wife. David overcomes his desire for revenge, and forgives Vinnie.

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Top Ten Finalist in the Mafia Short Script Competition sponsored by Pavaline Studios

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The Writer: Claire Hutchinson

IMDB: https://pro-labs.imdb.com/name/nm7592199/?ref_=tt_fm_wrt

Claire Hutchinson received her B.A. (Honours) in English from the University of Winnipeg and her M.A. in English from the University of Manitoba. Claire has two screenwriting certificates from UCLA, and she is a produced and award-winning screenwriter, script analyst, film festival judge, speaker, and producer. Her screenplay, “The Doctor,” won the Grand Prize at Life Fest and the Winnipeg Real to Reel Film Festivals.

Claire has consulted for companies such as Living Water Media, Visual Productions, Worthington Media, CV Films, and Abel... Go to bio

Agency: The Terry Porter Agency
Agent: Terry Porter

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