Acclaimed screenwriter John Fusco’s thriller follows the
exploits of Louie Mo, once Hong Kong’s greatest stuntman turned Los Angeles
knee-breaker, as his latest target unexpectedly casts him in the role of a
Leaving behind a successful career as a stunt double in Hong
Kong to escape entanglements with the Chinese Mafia, Louie Mo now makes his
living in Los Angeles as a hired knee-breaker, putting fear into the hearts of
people reneging on payments to investors.
Troy, an aspiring director with NYU credentials and
encyclopedic movie knowledge, is beginning to realize that he’s made a deal
with the devil by agreeing to direct a film for producer Avi Ghazaryan. When
Avi’s sketchy investors hire Louie to scare Troy into finishing their movie,
Troy’s reverence for film and keen eye save him from a beating when he
recognizes Louie Mo as the stuntman extraordinaire he once was and begs Louie
to take the lead role in the movie based on Troy’s own pet screenplay.
For Louie Mo, this chance at redemption might be his last.
As his past catches up with him and his body becomes ever more broken down, he
teams up with Troy in a race against the clock—and the bad guys—to pull off an
impossible film of epic proportions.
Dog Beach is a fast-paced, smart, and hilarious
thrill ride. Equal parts dark satire and high-velocity action novel, it’s
perfect for fans of Elmore Leonard and Don Winslow. Download and start listening now!