Tropical Princess by John Hunter | Script Revolution

Tropical Princess

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My time spent in Florida, the Caribbean and Central America.
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Dwight Manning and his discount heroes are pressed into service to find the daughter of a U S Senator reported missing in the Caribbean.
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Recovering from a deadly freelance mission in the Dominican Republic, Dwight Manning and his team of discount heroes are pressed into service to find the hard partying daughter of a U S Senator who has been reported missing in the Caribbean. This adventure takes Dwight Manning and his discount heroes from Miami to the bay island of Roatán off the north coast of Honduras and on to Nowhere, Texas.

Tropical Princess is the Low Body Count Sequel to One Way Tickets and tells an entertaining and engaging story without all the bang-bang, boom-boom. For those seeking darkness, there is an underlying cautionary tale about what can happen when the 'man' has you by the short and curlies.

This is the 2rd of the Dwight Manning Adventures and showcases the same beautifully flawed characters found in the other two scripts.

Poster design by Susan Perego, susanperego@mac.com

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The Writer: John Hunter

A curious nature and an overactive imagination have led me down many paths in life: former Peace Corps volunteer, sales engineer, packaging design consultant, recovering golfer and more recently, an award-winning and produced scriptwriter.

As a writer, my voice is character driven, slightly dark and quirky with a dash of humor. Many of my shorts have been showcased on Shootin' The Shorts, three of these have been produced and one other is now in production in the UK. My dystopian horror Baby Soup won the 2013 Florida Independent Filmmakers Contest, was adapted, and produced. 

I have turned some of my scripts into quick and easy to read entertainment -- Think of them as... Go to bio

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