|Way into "Saturn" (Put v "Saturn")
Original Theatrical Poster
Way into "Saturn" (Put v "Saturn") is a Soviet 1967 B&W spy movie directed by Villen Azarov and based on the novel by Vasili Ardamatsky. It is the first movie of the trilogy, followed by The End of "Saturn" (Konets "Saturna") (1968) and The Battle After the Victory (Boy posle pobedy) (1972). The main character of the trilogy, Soviet intellegence agent Krylov (Mikhail Volkov) infiltrates the German intelligence center "Saturn".
The following weapons were used in the film Way into "Saturn" (Put v "Saturn"):
Krylov-Kramer (Mikhail Volkov) fires a Nagant M1895 revolver on shooting range during the training in "Saturn".
Nagant M1895 Revolver - 7.62x38R Nagant. Note the angular front sight which was used from 1930s.
A Luger P08 is seen among the guns, taken from captured German saboteur. Lugers are also seen in holsters of several German officers.
The head of "Saturn" Col. Gustav von Klee (Vladimir Pokrovskiy
) carries a Luger (a typical grip can be seen) in TT holster.
A Walther P38 is seen among the guns, taken from captured German saboteur.
Another view of the scene.
P38 is seen on the table.
An unidentified pistol is seen among the guns, taken from captured German saboteur.
A State Security officer (Viktor Lazarev) draws an unidentified pistol. It appears to be some hammerless model.
Krylov-Kramer (Mikhail Volkov) uses a PPSh-41 when he is a member of a partisans unit. Some other Soviet partisans also are armed with PPSh-41s. PPSh are also seen in hands of NKVD personnel in Moscow.
PPSh-41 - 7.62x25mm Tokarev
Kramer (at the right) and another partisan (at the left) hold PPSh-41s.
Kramer assembles a PPSh in training center in "Saturn".
German soldiers carry MP40 SMGs in several scenes.
A soldier at the left holds an MP40.
An MP40 is seen on the wall.
German soldiers with MP40s guard the camp for Soviet POWs.
Soldiers with MP40s in "Saturn" intelligence training center.
Mosin Nagant M1891/30
Partisans commander Olkhovnikov (Nikolay Grabbe) uses a Mosin Nagant M1891/30 sniper rifle. Standard M91/30 rifles are seen in hands of partisans and of NKVD personnel in Moscow.
Mosin Nagant M1891/30 Sniper Rifle with PU 3.5x sniper scope and down turned bolt handle - 7.62x54mm R
Olkhovnikov aims a sniper rifle in center. A partisan with a standard M91/30 is seen at the background.
The barrel of Olkhovnikov's rifle is seen.
Mosin Nagant M1891/30 - 7.62x54mm R
personnel with M91/30 rifles and PPSh-41
SMGs load boxes in the truck.
Patrolmen with M91/30 rifles on a Moscow railway terminal.
Soviet partisans use a Maxim machine gun.
Maxim with Sokolov wheel mount & shield - 7.62x54mmR
A Maxim fires at the background.
Soviet partisans use MG34 machine guns.
MG34 with front and rear sights folded down - 7.92x57mm Mauser
A pair of field guns (probably ZiS-3) are seen in distance in "Saturn" training center.
AA guns (probably 85mm 52-K
) are seen in distance on Moscow street.
A Pz.II is seen in documentary footage.
A BTR-152 stand for German APC.
Tanks are seen on railway flatcars during the sabotage of the train. The tank at the foreground seems to be a T-34.