A Girl and a Gun | 2014
A modernized, pulpy, Los Angeles noir grifterIand tale about a young man named Ian who works as a low-ranking errand-runner for a powerful businessman. Ian saves the beautiful and naive aspiring actress Anna, fresh off the bus from Kansas, from a gang of teenage boys who have just robbed her of her life's savings. Ian sees an opportunity to seduce the vulnerable Anna, get some action, and in the process recover her money and steal it for himself, so he lies and tells the ingenue that he's a bigshot Hollywood producer. Ian's scheme soon hits a bump when he finds himself falling in love with Anna, and he fails to account for her dangerous past - a past that quickly catches up to them and reveals Anna the ingenue as the femme fatale she truly is.