A modern-day western plunging into the world of blackmail, crime and small-town politics, all set against the powerful backdrop of the Wild West crafting a gripping tale of survival where trust is a rare commodity, and the line between friends and enemies blurs into uncertainty.
Following a secretive act of manslaughter, a high-profile politician finds his life hanging by a thread as dark secrets from his past threaten to unravel and expose him to a deadly reckoning.
At 45 years old, Fletcher Miller stands at the pinnacle of success. He is currently at the helm of a thriving campaign to secure the position of future Governor, steadily gaining ground and momentum. His confidence is bolstered by his Harvard ties and prestigious lineage, which he believes will serve as a stepping stone to a promising political career. Fletcher's prior experiences and accomplishments have firmly laid the groundwork for an inevitable presidential bid in the coming decade, and he envisions a world of boundless opportunities before him. His relentless determination propels him forward, fostering a taste for the high-speed life. Nothing appears to be able to halt his ascent, and Fletcher epitomizes the embodiment of the American Dream's privileged offspring.
Leaving his brother's wedding, Fletcher, a man in his prime, sits behind the wheel of their Ferrari while his wife Nikki, aged 35, exudes an air of intoxication. She's slender, dressed in an exquisite gold evening gown that accentuates her elegance. Nikki's dark hair and piercing eyes seem to cut through the approaching darkness and impending danger of the night. As Nikki passes the cocaine mirror to Fletcher He snorts a potent line, one hand still gripping the wheel, as they share a euphoric laugh. Returning the mirror to his wife, Fletcher accelerates the Ferrari, causing the engine to roar and the speedometer to skyrocket to 120 mph.
As fletcher, Nikki, and this powerful 2,000-pound beast continue their adrenaline-fueled journey down the open road, a sense of freedom and excitement envelops them. The world rushes by in a blur of colors and sensations, but just when it seems like the thrill ride is about to reach its peak, an unexpected obstacle emerges in their path. A sudden curve in the road, obscured by the sheer speed at which they're traveling, looms ahead. For a split second, it feels as though what happens next is entirely out of their control. The car's tires screech and the car instinctively swerves, as you hear their hearts pounding in their chest time seems to slow down, and the line between control and chaos blurs.
Featuring a star-studded cast, this pilot plunges into the tumultuous world of blackmail, crime and small-town politics, all set against the evocative backdrop of the Wild West crafting a gripping tale of survival where trust is a rare commodity, and the line between friend and foe blurs into uncertainty.
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THE MILLER rANCH
Located amidst the serene landscapes of Cortez, Colorado, and conveniently situated near Mesa Verde National Park, and the enchanting McElmo Canyon lies the historic Canyon of The Ancients Ranch. This setting provides an ideal stage for our jaw-dropping modern-day western tale. The charming "Wagstaff" cabin, nestled within the property, serves as the iconic centerpiece of The Fletcher Ranch, offering a captivating introduction to the turbulent realms of blackmail, criminal intrigue, and small-town politics. This rustic abode sets the mood for the evocative backdrop that enriches our narrative.
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WHY horsepower THE SERIES
In the current entertainment landscape, Western, political, and crime genres have emerged as the most popular and widely viewed categories in both film and television. The Horsepower series masterfully blends these genres together, delivering captivating storytelling that ensures viewers will be eagerly anticipating each new episode, keeping them on the edge of their seats.
Featuring this star-studded cast, this pilot plunges into the tumultuous world of blackmail, crime and small-town politics, all set against the evocative backdrop of the Wild West crafting a gripping tale of survival where trust is a rare commodity, and the line between friend and foe blurs into uncertainty.
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