The Desperado Trail (German title: Winnetou – 3. Teil) is a 1965 German Western film directed by Harald Reinl on based the novel of Karl May. Starring Lex Barker as Old Shatterhand, Pierre Brice as Winnetou, chief of the tribe of the Mescalero Apaches, and Ralf Wolter as Sam Hawkens. Against them stands Rik Battaglia in the role Rollins bandits.
The following weapons were used in the film The Desperado Trail:
The gunslingers in the movie are armed with Röhm RG34 revolvers.
The bandits in the barn aims at Old Shatterhands their revolvers.
Winnetou (Pierre Brice
) outwits the bandits and disarmed their boss ...
... the boss then ordered the others bandits to lay down arms.
Rollins (Rik Battaglia
) treacherously fired by his gun at Winnetou.
Winchester Model 1894
Bandit´s chief Rollins (Rik Battaglia) and his assistant Clark (Ilija Ivezic) used a Winchester Model 1894 rifles.
Winchester 1894 - .30-30.
Woodman Sam Hawkens (Ralf Wolter) and also most Indians wear a Martini-Henry modified rifles.
Martini-Henry Mk. I (1871-1876) .577-.450 caliber.
Sam Hawkins wins in the shooting at the targets over bandit´s chief Rollins.
Harrington & Richardson Pardner
Various characters in movie are armed also a Harrington & Richardson Pardners.
Harrington & Richardson Pardner - 12 Gauge
Special "Henry´s 25-wounds rifle"
Old Shatterhand (Lex Barker) wore special custom-made rifle with a magazine for 25 bullets.
"The Silver Gun", a double-barrel rifle
From left to right: Winnetou's "The Silver Gun" and Old Shatterhand's "The Bear Killer" and "Henry's 25-shot" in Karl May Museum.
Winnetou (Pierre Brice) is armed his legendary "The Silver Gun".
Origial German poster for the movie.