|Crimebusters (Poliziotti violenti)
Original Italian Poster
||Michele Massimo Tarantini
Crimebusters (original title Poliziotti violenti, "Voilent police") is a 1976 Italian crime movie directed by Michele Massimo Tarantini. Paratrooper officer Altieri (Henry Silva) and police commissioner Tosi (Antonio Sabato) together investigate the case of criminals which use the most modern submachine guns that disappeared from army unit. The investigation leads them to the traces of conspiracy of high military ranks and ultra-right politicians.
The following weapons were used in the film Crimebusters (Poliziotti violenti):
Colt Trooper Mk III
Police comissioneer Paolo Tosi's (Antonio Sabato) sidearm is a Colt Trooper Mk III revolver.
Colt Trooper Mk III with 4" barrel - .357 Magnum
A close view of the revolver.
A Colt-style cylinder release can be seen.
Colt Detective Special 3rd Gen.
A nickel plated 3rd. Gen Colt Detective Special is used by Vieri (Ettore Manni) in the final scene.
Colt Detective Special Nickel 3rd Gen - .38 Special
Vieri draws his revolver.
Beretta M1951 are used by both police and criminals.
A policeman with Beretta M1951.
A plainclothes police detective with M1951.
A criminal draws his pistol in the scene in Anna's apartments.
Beretta Model 70
In one scene a criminal uses a Beretta Model 70.
Beretta Model 70 - .32 ACP
A close view of the muzzle.
A side view of the pistol.
"MK-118" (visually modified Beretta Model 38/44)
One of the main plot lines of the movie is connected with a theft of experimental "MK-118" submachine guns and their usage by criminals. These "MK-118s" appear to be visually modified Beretta Model 38/44 SMGs, fitted with pistol grip, skeleton buttstock, carrying handle and barrel shroud. Several movie props are used in the film; they look slightly different from each other.
Disassembles MK-118 is seen in Altieri's flashback scene.
Altieri tests the SMG on shooting range.
Altieri finds an MK-118 in criminals' hideout.
A criminal fires his MK-118.
Beretta Model 38/49
Standard Beretta Model 38/49 SMGs are seen in hands of police.
Beretta Model 38/49 - 9x19mm
A carabinier with Beretta M38/49 on the railroad station.
A policeman at the right holds a Beretta M38/49 in the final scene.
Beretta M12 SMGs are used by both police and criminals. In the final scene Maj. Paolo Altieri (Henry Silva) uses an M12.
A policeman with Beretta M12.
A criminal, disguised as a paramedic, aims his Beretta M12 during the robbery in jewelry store.
Two hitmen on motorcycles with Beretta M12s.
Paolo Altieri holds a Beretta M12 in the final scene.
A close view of Altieri's Beretta.
In several scenes criminals use hand grenades.
A criminal readies to throw a grenade.