Dead Season (Myortvyy sezon)
Dead Season (Myortvyy sezon) is a Soviet 1968 two-part spy movie directed by Savva Kulish. Soviet intellegence officer Ladeynikov (Donatas Banionis) investigate the activities of former Nazi war criminal Dr. Haas (Vladimir Erenberg) who works under a new name in a pharmaceutical center in a small resort town of Dargate. Haas continues his wartime research of a psycho-chemical agent RH. Since Ladeynikov is unaware of Hass's appearance, he is assisted by Ivan Savushkin (Rolan Bykov) who in 1944 escaped from a POW camp where Hass was testing his gas. Together Ladeynikov and Savushkin must identify and stop Haas.
The following weapons were used in the film Dead Season (Myortvyy sezon):
Beretta M1934 are used by Konstantin Timofeevich Ladeynikov (Donatas Banionis), Richard Haas (Vladimir Erenberg), chief of Dargate police Smith (Ants Eskola) and Catrine (Anda Zaice), secretary of Prof. O'Reilly.
Vis wz. 35
In one scene Greban (Mauri Raus), an agent of BND (West Germany Federal Intelligence Service) draws a Vis wz. 35 pistol from a glovebox of his car. Possibly same prop is seen in several other Lenfilm productions, like Makar-sledopyt and Moy drug Ivan Lapshin.
A rifle that is supposed to be an M1 Carbine, and some other military equipment are seen in footage from some TV show.