|Objective 500 Million|
(Objectif: 500 millions)
Original French Poster
Rome Paris Films
Objective 500 Million (original title Objectif: 500 millions) is a 1966 French crime thriller directed by Pierre Schoendoerffer and starring Bruno Cremer as Jean Reichau, former French paratrooper officer and member of OAS organisation who is involved in hijacking of a plane that transports a large sum of cash.
The following weapons were used in the film Objective 500 Million (Objectif: 500 millions):
Smith & Wesson Model 29
In several scenes Jean Reichau (Bruno Cremer) is seen with a Smith&Wesson-style large frame revolver with shrouded ejector rod and target sights. It appears to be a Smith & Wesson Model 29 (though not for sure).
Smith & Wesson Model 29 - .44 Magnum.
Reichau holds the revolver in the opening scene.
Reichau threatens Pierre.
The same scene is seen on a promotion still. Here the revolver is seen a little better.
The revolver with open cylinder.
The muzzle can be seen. It looks big enough for .44.
Smith & Wesson Military & Police
During the hijacking Jean Reichau's revolver switches to Smith & Wesson Military & Police.
Smith & Wesson Model M&P Revolver with 5" Barrel - .38 Special
Masked Reichau threatens the pilots.
The revolver is seen from another side.
Unique Rr 51
Pierre (Jean-Claude Rolland) carries a pocket pistol that appears to be a Unique Rr 51.
Pierre draws his pistol. The image of the gun is blurry due to fast motion.
Another view of Pierre's pistol.
An AKS-47 is Jean Reichau's (Bruno Cremer) weapon of choice. In the final scene it is briefly seen in hands of Douard (Etienne Bierry).
Type III AKS-47 - 7.62x39mm
Reichau aims his AKS in the opening scene.
Reichau shows disassembled AKS to Yo.
A good view of the folding stock.
Reichau with AKS in the final scene.
VZ-24 Czech Mauser
In the flashback scene an Algerian fighter aims and fires a rifle that appears to be a VZ-24 Czech Mauser.
Czech vz. 24 - 7.92x57mm Mauser