|The Black Dahlia
|| United States|
||Brian De Palma
The Black Dahlia is a 2006 American-French mystery crime detective film directed by Brian De Palma and starring Josh Hartnett, Scarlett Johansson, Aaron Eckhart and Hilary Swank. The film was an adaptation of a novel written by James Ellroy (the author of L.A. Confidential) and explores the investigation behind one of the oldest unsolved murders in Los Angeles history. Despite the setting in 1940s Los Angeles, the majority of the production was actually filmed in Bulgaria.
The following weapons were used in the film The Black Dahlia:
Colt Detective Special
LAPD Sgt. Leonard "Lee" Blanchard (Aaron Eckhart) carries a Colt Detective Special as his duty weapon.
Colt Detective Special - .38 Special
Blanchard fires his Detective Special when he spots a threat.
Blanchard takes cover behind his car door during the shootout.
Colt Official Police
LAPD Officer Dwight "Bucky" Bleichert (Josh Hartnett) carries a Colt Official Police as his duty weapon.
Bleichert aims his Colt at the Linscotts.
Bleichert with his Colt after shooting down the chandelier.
Bleichert draws his Official Police on Madeleine.
Some of the men that get into a shootout with Blanchard and Bleichert carry M1911A1s. Blanchard himself carries a suppressed M1911A1 when he goes to confront Bobby.
A bodyguard pulls out his 1911 during the shootout.
A man inside the building checks his 1911 before firing at Blanchard.
Blanchard with his suppressed 1911.
Colt Model 1908 Vest Pocket
Ramona Linscott (Fiona Shaw) holds and uses a .25 ACP Colt Model 1908 Vest Pocket.
Colt Model 1908 Vest Pocket Nickel - .25 ACP