The Leopard (Il gattopardo)
The Leopard (Italian title: Il gattopardo) is a 1963 Italian-French historical epic romance film directed by Luchino Visconti on based novel by Giuseppe di Lampedusa Tomasi. The story takes place in 19th century Sicily on background tumultuous events of the years 1860 to 1861 when the island is occupied by the troops of Garibaldi's red shirts and tells the story of an aristocratic family Salina - who own the blazon with the leopard. Starring Burt Lancaster, Claudia Cardinale and Alain Delon.
The following weapons were used in the film The Leopard (Il gattopardo):
Chatellerault Cavalry Model 1822
Tancredi Falconeri (Alain Delon) carries a Chatellerault Cavalry Model 1822 percussion pistol.
Unidentified double barreled percussion pistol
Tancredi Falconeri (Alain Delon) used also an unidentified double barreled percussion pistol.
One of Garibaldi's men holds a Lefaucheux revolver his hand.
Rifles / Muskets
The Bourbon´s troops are armed with Charleville muskets. Also, Garibaldi's volunteers seized this weapon.
Some of Garibaldi's volunteers are equipped with Austro-Hungarian Werndl Rifles.