A British Gangster Thriller with a Metaphysical Touch
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Up here without a chute? Having a bad day?
Mase's reflection assumes a life of its own and bosses him around. That's his daemon acting up. Your "daemon" is your guardian spirit, your better self—you, and not you. Mase didn't know he had a daemon—
Proposed cast: Jack Roth (Mase)
Attached: Skyrah Palli (Dabney)
Then in customs he put her bag on his cart as if they were "together" and the officers found a strap-on dildo in his for smuggling ecstasy. They didn't even touch it.
Proposed cast: Nick frost (Fat Guy)
Proposed cast: Silvana Maimone
Proposed cast: Audrey Nicholson (Sally)
She takes him to a casino and, guided by his tips, wins so much—he's as shocked as she is—that she has a heart attack and dies; which upsets his boss the casino-owner, to say nothing of Dabney.
Proposed cast: Tim Roth ("Boss" Bart Blakeney)
Bart’s thugs are after him, and when Fat Guy dies chasing him, though Mase does his best to save him, the cops get interested. And Mase’s X-rays—his doctor doesn't know how to tell him. All he needs now is a falling lift, and that happens too.
Then Dabney is kidnapped.
And Mase is thrown out of a plane without a chute.