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Diamonds for the Dictatorship of the Proletariat (Brillianty dlya diktatury proletariata)
Diamonds for the Dictatorship of the Proletariat (original Russian title Brillianty dlya diktatury proletariata, Estonian title Briljandid proletariaadi diktatuurile) is a Soviet Estonian 1976 (filmed 1975) made for TV two-part adventure movie, adapted from same title novel by Yulian Semyonov and directed by Grigori Kromanov. In 1921 a number of valuable diamonds and gold jewelry is stolen from Soviet Russia State Fund (Gokhran) and smuggled to Estonia. In order to investigate the case a Cheka agent Vsevolod Vladimirov alias Maksim Isayev (Vladimir Ivashov) is sent to Tallinn.
Note: Maksim Maksimovich Isayev is the main character of several novels by Yulian Semyonov. Some of these novels were adapted into movies and TV series, among which Seventeen Moments of Spring is best known.
The following weapons were used in the film Diamonds for the Dictatorship of the Proletariat (Brillianty dlya diktatury proletariata):
Several criminals, participating in the robbery of Gokhran, are armed with Nagant M1895 revolvers.
Chekist Osip Shelekhes (Aleksandr Porokhovshchikov) carries a Mauser C96. A Mauser C96 is also used by the head of security guard of Gokhran Yevplanov (Nikolai Smirnov).
Viktor Vitalyevich Vorontsov (Aleksandr Kaydanovskiy), a member of counterrevolutionary conspiracy, own a Luger P08. His pistol is also used by Anna Viktorovna (Yekaterina Vasilyeva).
FN Model 1922
A pistol that appears to be an FN Model 1922 is seen in hands of a counterrevolutionary conspirator Vlas Igorevich (uncredited).
Mosin Nagant M1891/30
Mosin Nagant M1891/30 rifles, standing for original M91s, are used by Siberian bandits. A guard Karpov (Dmitriy Orlovskiy) is also seen with M91/30 rifle.
Mosin Nagant M1938 Carbine
Tarykin (Rasmi Dzhabrailov), the chieftain of a gang in Siberia, holds an out of time Mosin Nagant M1938 Carbine.