Read the Horn Movie Review – Loves Her Gun is the quintessential Austin youth film. The protagonist is a double transplant (California and New York, much like writer Lauren Modery) that has to adjust to the slower pace mishmashed cultures of Austin. Rather than taking place in South Austin or downtown, the film very consciously focuses on East Austin, where racial and social pressures are painted in murals on the sides of bars and restaurants. Mix in the angst of failed romances and desires and you’re bound to have a tragic romance on the horizon. Read on

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