Lonely Are the Brave
Lonely Are the Brave is a 1962 modern-day western directed by David Miller and was adapted for the screen by Dalton Trumbo. The film was an adaptation of the novel The Brave Cowboy written by Edward Abbey and the cast included Kirk Douglas, Gena Rowlands, and Walter Matthau.
The following weapons were used in the film Lonely Are the Brave:
Winchester Model 1892
Jack Burns (Kirk Douglas) appears to use a Winchester Model 1892 throughout the film.
Throughout the film, John W. "Jack" Burns (Kirk Douglas) carries a lever action rifle.
Burns uses his rifle stock as an emergency field splint.
Burns uses his rifle to get the drop on Gutierrez.
Colt New Service
Sheriff Morey Johnson (Walter Matthau) and his deputies appear to carry the Colt New Service revolver as their sidearm.
Colt New Service Revolver - .45 ACP. The Army adopted a version of the New Service, the Colt M1917
, with plain wooden grips and a lanyard ring in WWI.
Winchester Model 1897
Deputy Gutierrez (George Kennedy) can be seen holding a Winchester Model 1897 shotgun.
Winchester Model 1897 Riot Gun - 12 gauge
The helicopter crewman (Bill Bixby) appears to be armed with an M1 Garand.
Some of the officers are armed with M1A1 Thompsons.
M1A1 Thompson with 30-round magazine - .45 ACP
The trooper on the left holds the Thompson.
The trooper on the left fires the Thompson.
Winchester Model 1873
One of the police officers is armed with a Winchester Model 1873 rifle.
Winchester Model 1873 carbine - 1st generation rifle - 44-40 Cal.
The trooper on the right holds the Winchester.