||Gorky Film Studio
Petrovka, 38 is a Soviet 1980 detective movie directed by Boris Grigoryev and based on the novel by Yulian Semyonov. A group of MUR (Moscow Criminal Police) detectives investigate a series of heists. The movie is entitled after the adress of MUR head office on the Petrovka street. Petrovka, 38 was followed by a sequel Ogaryova, 6 (note: the sequel lacks any firearms).
The following weapons were used in the film Petrovka, 38:
Makarov PM pistols are used by MUR detectives Maj. Kostenko (Vasili Lanovoy) and Lt. Roslyakov (Yevgeni Gerasimov).
Makarov PM - 9x18mm Makarov
Roslyakov arrests the criminal Chita.
Kostenko drops his PM during the brawl with criminal Sudar.
Roslyakov holds a PM in the final scene.
In the final scene old criminal "Prokhor" (Nikolai Kryukov) uses a TT-33. Kostenko's PM switches to a TT in a continuty error.
Tokarev TT-33 - 7.62x25mm Tokarev. Post-1947 version. Tula Arsenal (Soviet Union) Note CCCP printing around the star on the plastic grips
He holds a little girl as hostage.
Kostenko's PM switches to a TT in a continuty error during the shootout with Prokhor.
A Walther PP in 9mm caliber is stolen by Lyonya Samsonov (Aleksandr Egorov) from his father.
War Time Walther PP Pistol
Lyonya Samsonov holds the pistol.
The pistol is tested in ballistic laboratory.
Ballistic Laboratory Collection
Numerous handguns are seen in the ballistic laboratory.
Numerous pocket pistols are seen at the left side.