Satan Met a Lady
Satan Met a Lady (1936) was the second filmed adaptation of Dashiell Hammett’s classic detective novel (The Maltese Falcon (1931) and The Maltese Falcon), this time with a light, comedic touch. Directed by William Dieterle, the film starred Bette Davis, Warren William, Alison Skipworth, Arthur Treacher, Marie Wilson, Wini Shaw (as Winifred Shaw), and Porter Hall. In order to clear his name after the murder of his partner, a San Franciso P.I., Ted Shane (William), becomes embroiled in the quest for a rare, ancient artifact worth millions.
The following firearms were used in the film Satan Met a Lady:
The revolver used to kill Shane’s partner, Milton Ames (Porter Hall), is described by several characters as an “old Webley” (Webley Revolvers).
Colt Model 1908 Vest Pocket
Throughout the film, various characters carry the Colt Model 1908 Vest Pocket pistol
Colt Model 1903/1908
Throughout the film, Shane carries what seems to be some type of hammerless Colt Model 1903/1908.
Colt New Service
Throughout the film, Kenneth (Maynard Holmes) carries a Colt New Service.
Colt Official Police
A hidden assassin uses a Colt Official Police revolver to murder P.I. Fowler.