Mata Hari (1931) is a highly fictionalized account of the life of the famous Dutch dancer Margharete Zelle, better known as Mata Hari. The movie begins in 1917, as inspector Dubois (C. Henry Gordon) is trying to prove, that Mata Hari (Greta Garbo) is a spy working for the Germans. Mata is trying to seduce Lt. Alexis Rosanoff (Ramon Novarro), so that she can get an important document from him. However as it turns out, Mata really falls in love with Alexis.
The following weapons were used in the film Mata Hari:
Smith & Wesson .32 Hand Ejector Third Model
Mata Hari shoots general Shubin (Lionel Barrymore) with a nickel plated Smith & Wesson .32 Hand Ejector Third Model revolver, when he is about to confess to Dubois on the telephone. She then places the revolver in his hand, to make it look like a suicide.
Star Model 1914
Berthier Model 1907-15
The French soldiers, who do the executions at the beginning of the movie, as well as those, who take Mata Hari to her (off-screen) execution all carry Berthier Model 1907-15 rifles.
Alexis' fighter plane is armed with a Browning M1919 machine gun.