|Fracchia the Human Beast|
(Fracchia la belva umana)
Maura International Films
Fracchia the Human Beast (original title Fracchia la belva umana) is a 1981 Italian comedy directed by Neri Parenti and starring Paolo Villaggio.
The following weapons can be seen in Fracchia the Human Beast (Fracchia la belva umana):
The human beast (Paolo Villaggio) is armed with a Luger P08 pistol.
Luger P08 with black grips - 9x19mm
The human beast (left) aims his Luger P08 at Giandomenico Fracchia (dual roles).
Various characters, include Giandomenico Fracchia (Paolo Villaggio), are seen with a Beretta M951 pistol.
The State Police officer (Giulio Massimini
) carries Beretta M951 as his sidearm.
Commissaire Auricchio (Lino Banfi) and De Simone (Sandro Ghiani) use a Colt Python.
Colt Python Snub Nose with 2.5" barrel - .357 Magnum
Commissaire Auricchio aims his gun at Fracchia.
De Simone (left) pulls his revolver.
The Italian policemen are mainly armed with Beretta M12 submachine guns.
One barrel of the police weapons looks like a FNA-B 43 submachine guns.
The Carabinieri still used as well war MP40 submachine guns.
MP40 submachine gun - 9x19mm
The middle barrel aims in the Fracchia´s face is MP40.
Beretta Model 38/42
Among the Carabinieri weapons also not missing a standard Beretta Model 38/42 submachine guns.
Beretta Model 38/42 - 9x19mm
M16 assault rifle
The Italian policemen are equipeed also with M16 assault rifles.
The original M16, the first version, firing in a 20-round magazine, adopted in large numbers by the U.S. Air Force in Vietnam. This has the original 3-prong flash hider. It would later be replaced by the upgraded M16A1 - 5.56x45mm
In the crowd of police weapons is on the right side to see a M2 Carbine.
Also Karabiner 98k rifles holds some men of the Carabinieri squad.
Karabiner 98k - German manufacture 1937 date - 7.92x57mm Mauser
Behind the two actors in the foreground, you can see some Carabinieri
wearing khaki summer uniforms and blue hats from Polizia di Stato
. This mistake was probably done due to lack of scene costumes.
Giandomenico Fracchia (Paolo Villaggio) shoot first time from a Manufrance Rapid shotgun.
Manufacture Française d'Armes et Cycles de Saint-Etienne (Manufrance) Rapid shotgun - 12 Gauge
ZB26 Machine Gun
A Carabibier far left holds a ZB26 Machine Gun.
ZB26 Light Machine Gun - 7.92x57mm
Giandomenico Fracchia (Paolo Villaggio) receive for bank robber a Mills Bomb.
No. 36M Mk.I "Mills Bomb" High-Explosive Fragmentation hand grenade.
Fracchia catch a grenade in his hand.
M18 Recoilless Rifle
The Carabinier in right side aims an Fracchia by M18 Recoilless Rifle.
M18 Recoilless Rifle - 57mm