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Silk (1986)

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Silk poster.jpg
Country Flag of the United States.jpg USA
PHL.jpg Philippines
Directed by Cirio H. Santiago
Release Date 1986
Language English
Main Cast
Character Actor
Jenny Sleighton aka Silk Cec Verrell
Tom Stevens Bill McLaughlin
Lt. Kobayashi Joe Mari Avellana
Brown Frederick Bailey
Tyler Nick Nicholson
Yamamoto Tanaka Leo Martinez
Austin Peter Shilton
Stromberg Henry Strzalkowski
Vernon Ronnie Patterson
Carnahan David Light

The following weapons were used in the film Silk (1986):


Ruger MK I

Ruger Mk I is Tyler's (Nick Nicholson) firearm of choice.

Ruger Mk I - .22 LR
Tyler runs away, Ruger in hands.
Tyler draws his Ruger. Front sight is seen.
Note the barrel length...
...and rear part of the Ruger.
Tyler raises his Ruger.
A closer view of the pistol.
The top of the Ruger can be seen.
Tyler carries his Ruger.

Rock Island Armory 1911

Frampton (Mike Monty) uses a Rock Island Armory 1911, the Philippines produced pistol, based on the M1911, before Silk (Cec Verrell) disarms him. Lt. Kobayashi (Joe Mari Avellana) carries a Rock Island Armory 1911 as his duty sidearm throughout the movie. Vernon (Ronnie Patterson) briefly holds a Rock Island Armory 1911 pistol in one scene. The assassin very briefly holds an M1911 style pistol, which most likely, the same move prop, due to the wooden grips and the fact that the single gun can be seen onscreen.

Rock Island Armory 1911 - .45 ACP. Manufactured in the Philippines
Frampton grabs his Rock Island Armory...
...and tucks it into his belt.
Silk holds captured Rock Island Armory after firing it.
Vernon aims his pistol.
Lt. Kobayashi aims his Rock Island at the assassins.
Another view of the same scene.
Lt. Kobayashi fires his Rock Island in air.
Lt. Kobayashi with the pistol, tucked into his belt. The grip is seen.
Lt. Kobayashi (far right) with the Rock Island on the belt.
Lt. Kobayashi covers with his Rock Island.
The assassin draws his pistol...
...only to be shot dead by Silk.


Smith & Wesson Model 19 Snub Nose

Silk and several other characters use Smith & Wesson Model 19 Snub Nose revolvers throughout the movie.

Smith & Wesson Model 19 - .357 Magnum
Policeman fires the revolver at the film beginning.
A driver fires his revolver at the film beginning.
Silk covers with her S & W.
The grip of the Silk's holstered revolver can be seen.
Silk fires her revolver in air.
The S & W can be seen when Silk whipped Vernon.
Silk aims her S & W.
Silk holds her revolver after firing it.
Mobster aims his revolver...
...but is gunned down.
Tyler aims his revolver at the film climax.
A close view of Tyler's revolver.
Tyler holds the revolver after being shot.

Smith & Wesson Model 19

A Smith & Wesson Model 19 with a 4" barrel is a duty sidearm of Brown (Frederick Bailey).

Smith & Wesson Model 19 with 4" barrel
The revolver is seen during the Tanak's arrest.
Brown fires.
Brown holds his S & W.
Brown aims.
Brown (far left) with the S & W in holster.

Smith & Wesson Model 36

Stromberg (Henry Strzalkowski) draws a Smith & Wesson Model 36 at the film climax.

Smith & Wesson Model 36 - .38 Special - 5 shot. First pattern with flat latch cylinder release.
Stromberg threatens Silk with his S & W.
Another view of the same scene.
A closer view of the Stromberg's revolver.
Another view of Stromberg's S & W.

Colt Official Police

Several policemen, including Tom Stevens (Bill McLaughlin) carry Colt Official Polices as their duty sidearm.

Colt Official Police - 4" Barrel - .38 Special
Tom Stevens draws his revolver.
A slightly other view of this gun.
Policeman fires.
Policeman with the holstered revolver.
Another policeman with the holstered revolver.
Policeman fires his revolver.
Note the ejector rod's position.
Policeman covers with his revolver.

Smith & Wesson Model M&P

The Smith & Wesson Model M&P revolver is used by several mobsters.

Smith & Wesson Model M&P Revolver with 6.5" barrel and gold medallion grips - .38 Special
Mobster brandishes his revolver.
Frampton's henchman with the revolver, tucked into his belt.
Austin's thug (far right) draws his revolver at the film climax.
The same character holds the revolver after been gunned down.

Unknown Revolvers

Numerous characters use unknown revolvers.

Policemen with the revolvers.
Policeman with the holstered revolver.


Squires-Bingham Model 30 (Sawed Off)

Silk fires a sawed off High Standard K-100 Shotgun (most like the local Squires-Bingham Model 30 variant) with pistol grip in one scene. One mobster briefly holds the shotgun (most likely, the same movie prop) at the film beginning.

Photoshopped sawn-off High Standard Model K-100 FLITE KING Shotgun - 12 gauge.
The mobster holds the shotgun.
Silk grabs the shotgun.
Silk aims...
...and fires.
Silk aims her High Standard after firing it.

Unknown Shotgun

An unknown shotgun with a wooden stock can be seen used by a policeman.

Policeman runs, shotgun in hands.


Colt Model 653

Colt Model 653 is the most popular firearm in this movie.

Colt Model 653 "M16A1 Carbine" - 5.56x45mm
Vernon grabs his Colt.
The mobster tries to escape from the chase, Colt in hands.
The SWAT troops fire their rifles.
Silk hands her Colt to Lt. Kobayashi.
Silk aims her Colt rifle.
The assassin grabs his rifle...
...and fires it.
Brown covers, rifle in hands.
Austin's henchman holds the Colt rifle.
Tyler's comrade in arms aims the Colt.
Austin's henchman holds the Colt rifle.
Another Austin henchman holds his rifle.

Unknown Rifles

One mobster very briefly holds an unknown small caliber rifle. Police sniper aims an unknown rifle at the film climax.

The mobster at the far left aims his rifle.
Rifle-armed policeman is seen at the center.


USCGC Jarvis (WHEC-725)

A USCGC Jarvis (WHEC-725) can be seen in port.

The USCGC Jarvis is seen in the background. Its main gun, seen on the screenshot, is a 5"/38 caliber in a Mark 30 mount. The 5" gun on the Jarvis and the rest of her class were later replaced by more modern 76.2mm OTO Melara mounts.

Assassination Device

Vernon uses a device that throws combat knives to a distance of a few yards in two scenes.

Vernon aims his assassination device at the first part of the movie.
Vernon uses his weapon at the second part of the movie.

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