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The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada

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The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2005)

The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada is the 2005 drama that focuses on the mystery of the death of an American teenager near the US-Mexico border. The film was directed by and starred Tommy Lee Jones.

Winchester Model 70

In the beginning of the film two hunters hunting with Winchester Model 70s find the body of Melquiades Estrada (Julio Cedillo).

Pre-1964 Winchester Model 70
Hunter chambers a round into his rifle
trigger guard
Hunter takes aim at a coyote feeding on something
Hunters discover the body of Melquiades Estrada

Taurus Model 66

A Taurus Model 66 is the sidearm of Sheriff Belmont (Dwight Yoakam).

Taurus Model 66 -.357 Magnum
Taurus Model 66 holstered on Sheriff Belmont (Dwight Yoakam)

Mossberg 590

A Mossberg 590 is seen briefly when Pete comes in to inquire about Melquiades.

Mossberg 590 -12 Gauge
A Deputy with a Mossberg 590 in the background.

Beretta 92FS

A Beretta 92FS is the sidearm of Mike Norton (Barry Pepper) in the film as he is a Border Patrolman.

Beretta 92FS
Mike Norton (Barry Pepper) aggressively tackles an illegal immigrant

Bushmaster HBAR carbine

A Bushmaster HBAR carbine with a red dot sight is used by Mike Norton (Barry Pepper) to kill Melquiades Estrada when he thinks he is shooting at him.

Bushmaster HBAR carbine
Mike Norton (Barry Pepper) stumbles to a firing position after being startled by gunshots
Mike (Barry Pepper) realizes that the man he just shot was shooting at coyotes

Marlin Model 336C

Melquiades Estrada (Julio Cedillo) uses a Marlin Model 336c to defend his goats from coyotes.

Marlin Model 336c
Melquiades (Julio Cedillo) retrieves a Marlin Model 336c to defend his goats from coyotes

Winchester 1894

Pete Perkins (Tommy Lee Jones) has a Winchester 1894 that he uses to try and shoot Mike Norton as he runs off.

Winchester 1894
Pete decides not to shoot Mike Norton as he runs off


An M1911A1 with M1911 grips is used by Pete Perkins to kidnap and threaten Mike Norton.

Colt M1911A1 Pistol
Pete kidnaps Mike Norton
Pete idly talks about Melquiades, with Pete's M1911A1 vulnerably laying on the table

Savage 99

A Savage 99 is used by Sheriff Belmont to try and shoot Pete Perkins as he is riding along but he loses face and doesn't.

Savage 99 with scope
Sheriff Belmont takes aim at Pete Perkins.

Glock 19

A Glock 19 is holstered on one of Belmont's Deputies.

Glock 19 holstered on deputy to the left

Ruger Mini-14

A Ruger Mini-14 along with another rifle are seen alongside several ranchers in Mexico. However this firearm would be illegal to own in Mexico, being chambered in .223 Remington - which is a military type caliber as all military calibers are banned in Mexico for civilian use. (Unless it were in 6.8SPC or .222 Rem which are two calibers offered by Ruger in Mexico.)

Ruger Mini-14
Ruger Mini-14 alongside several Mexican ranchers

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