|Five Branded Women
Russian Cinema Poster
||Dino de Laurentiis Cinematografica|
Five Branded Women is a 1960 American-Italian war drama film set during WWII in Jugoslavia and directed by Martin Ritt. Starring Silvana Mangano, Jeanne Moreau, Vera Miles, Barbara Bel Geddes and Carla Gravina.
The following weapons were used in the film Five Branded Women:
Jovanka (Silvana Mangano) pick up a Walther P38 pistol from a dead German officer.
Walther P38 pistol - 9x19mm
One of resistance fighters holds a Luger P08 pistol.
Luger P08 - 9x19mm. This is blank adapted movie gun.
Beretta Model 38/42
Several characters, include Jovanka (Silvana Mangano) and Daniza (Vera Miles), are seen with Beretta Model 38/42 submachine gun.
Beretta Model 38/42 - 9x19mm
Daniza (Vera Miles
) (right) handed weapon to Jovanka.
Jovanka (Silvana Mangano) later used a FNA-B 43 submachine gun. This weapon carries alo Marja (Barbara Bel Geddes).
Svenko (Alex Nicol) and several next partisans are armed with a Beretta M38A submachine guns.
Beretta Model 38A - 9x19mm
Ljuba (Jeanne Moreau), Mira (Carla Gravina) and Velko (Van Heflin) are seen with MP40s. This submachine gun carry some German soldiers and officers, inlcude Capt. Erik Reinhardt (Richard Basehart). His weapon receive Daniza (Vera Miles).
Ljuba (Jeanne Moreau) in her first fight with submachine gun in hand.
The commander Velko (Van Heflin) carries a MP40
as his sidearm.
A submachine gun which was postponed by Mira (Carla Gravina) during guards.
Capt. Erik Reinhardt (Richard Basehart) holds his MP40
Colt M1A1 Thompson
The partisans Branko (Harry Guardino) and later also Svenko (Alex Nicol) use a Colt M1A1 Thompson submachine gun.
Svenko (Alex Nicol) fired his submachine gun during night battle.
Most German infantrymen and also some partisans are armed with Gewehr 98s. Jovanka (Silvana Mangano) and Ljuba (Jeanne Moreau) receive a rifle as the members of firing squad. Gewehr 98 carries usually Mira (Carla Gravina).
Mauser Gewehr 1898 7.92x57mm Mauser
Ljuba (Jeanne Moreau) (left) and Jovanka (Silvana Mangano) with rifles.
A German soldiers aims his Gewehr 98
Some partisans are also armed with this weapon.
One of guerrillas carries on his back a German MG34 machine gun. Sometimes helps out carrying Svenko (Alex Nicol).
MG34 with front and rear sights folded down - 7.92x57mm Mauser
ZB26 Light Machine Gun
A partisan gunner is equipped with the trophy ZB26light machine gun.
ZB26 Light Machine Gun - 7.92x57mm
Velko (Van Heflin) and Jovanka (Silvana Mangano) lay behind a Fiat-Revelli M35 machine gun to covered a retreat of others partisans into the mountains.
Fiat-Revelli M14/35 machine gun - 8×59mm RB Breda
Maxim MG08 machine gun is seen on German guard post on a road.
Maxim MG08 on 'sledge' mount - 7.92x57mm Mauser
Mk 2 hand grenade
Marja (Barbara Bel Geddes) and Velko (Van Heflin) use Mk 2 hand grenades.
Mk 2 High-Explosive Fragmentation hand grenade
Model 24 Stielhandgranate
German soldiers and some partisans are seen also with Model 24 Stielhandgranates.
Model 24 Stielhandgranate "Potato Masher" high-explosive fragmentation hand grenade