At Home Among Strangers, Stranger at Home (Svoy sredi chuzhikh, chuzhoy sredi svoikh)
At Home Among Strangers, Stranger at Home (Svoy sredi chuzhikh, chuzhoy sredi svoikh) is a 1974 Soviet "eastern" action movie by Nikita Mikhalkov.
The story takes place in early 1920s, shortly after the end of Russian civil war. Egor Shilov (Yuri Bogatyryov) is sent to protect a precious shipment of gold that is sent by train. But he is kidnapped and drugged, the train is attacked and the gold is stolen. Shilov is suspected of treason and has to prove his innocence and return the gold. Shilov is now "stranger at home", and in performing his task he has to become "at home among strangers".
The following weapons are seen in the movie At Home Among Strangers, Stranger at Home (Svoy sredi chuzhikh, chuzhoy sredi svoikh):
Nagant M1895 Revolver
The Nagant M1895 is seen in hands of the main character of the movie, Egor Shilov (Yuri Bogatyryov) and several other characters. All those revolvers are post-1930 Nagants (note the angular shape of the front sight).
Steyr 1912 Pistol
Mosin Nagant M1891/30
Both Red Army soldiers and brigands use Mosin Nagant M1891/30 rifles.
Mosin Nagant M1938 Carbine
Winchester Model 1895
Winchester Model 1895 rifles are seen in hands of several of Brylov's men. Most likely these are Russian contract Model 1895 rifles in 7.62x54R caliber.
Degtyaryov DT (mocked up as Lewis machine gun)
- The movie was distributed in English speaking countries under several titles: At Home Among Strangers, Stranger at Home, Friend Among Strangers, Stranger Among Friends, At Home Among Strangers, Stranger Among His Own.
- Brylov's nickel-plated Steyr 1912 is the same weapon that appeared in movie Solaris two years earlier.