Discord-logo.jpg Join our Discord!
If you have been locked out of your account you can request a password reset here.

Five Branded Women

From Internet Movie Firearms Database - Guns in Movies, TV and Video Games
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Five Branded Women
Russian Cinema Poster
Country ITA.jpg Italy
Flag of the United States.jpg United States
Directed by Martin Ritt
Release Date 1960
Language English
Studio Dino de Laurentiis Cinematografica
Paramount Pictures
Distributor Paramount Pictures
Main Cast
Character Actor
Jovanka Silvana Mangano
Ljuba Jeanne Moreau
Daniza Vera Miles
Marja Barbara Bel Geddes
Mira Carla Gravina
Velko Van Heflin
Capt. Eric Reinhardt Richard Basehart
Branko Harry Guardino
Svenko Alex Nicol
Sgt. Paul Keller Steve Forrest

Five Branded Women is a 1960 American-Italian war drama film set during WWII in Jugoslavia and directed by Martin Ritt. Starring Silvana Mangano, Jeanne Moreau, Vera Miles, Barbara Bel Geddes and Carla Gravina.

The following weapons were used in the film Five Branded Women:


Walther P38

Jovanka (Silvana Mangano) pick up a Walther P38 pistol from a dead German officer.

Walther P38 pistol - 9x19mm

Luger P08

One of resistance fighters holds a Luger P08 pistol.

Luger P08 - 9x19mm. This is blank adapted movie gun.

Submachine guns

Beretta Model 38/42

Several characters, include Jovanka (Silvana Mangano) and Daniza (Vera Miles), are seen with Beretta Model 38/42 submachine gun.

Beretta Model 38/42 - 9x19mm
Daniza (Vera Miles) (right) handed weapon to Jovanka.

FNA-B 43

Jovanka (Silvana Mangano) later used a FNA-B 43 submachine gun. This weapon carries alo Marja (Barbara Bel Geddes).

FNA-B 43 - 9x19mm.

Beretta M38A

Svenko (Alex Nicol) and several next partisans are armed with a Beretta M38A submachine guns.

Beretta Model 38A - 9x19mm


Ljuba (Jeanne Moreau), Mira (Carla Gravina) and Velko (Van Heflin) are seen with MP40s. This submachine gun carry some German soldiers and officers, inlcude Capt. Erik Reinhardt (Richard Basehart). His weapon receive Daniza (Vera Miles).

MP40 - 9mm.
Ljuba (Jeanne Moreau) in her first fight with submachine gun in hand.
The commander Velko (Van Heflin) carries a MP40 as his sidearm.
A submachine gun which was postponed by Mira (Carla Gravina) during guards.
Capt. Erik Reinhardt (Richard Basehart) holds his MP40.

Colt M1A1 Thompson

The partisans Branko (Harry Guardino) and later also Svenko (Alex Nicol) use a Colt M1A1 Thompson submachine gun.

M1A1 Thompson - .45 ACP
Branko (Harry Guardino) aims his Colt M1A1 Thompson.
Svenko (Alex Nicol) fired his submachine gun during night battle.


Gewehr 98

Most German infantrymen and also some partisans are armed with Gewehr 98s. Jovanka (Silvana Mangano) and Ljuba (Jeanne Moreau) receive a rifle as the members of firing squad. Gewehr 98 carries usually Mira (Carla Gravina).

Mauser Gewehr 1898 - 7.92x57mm Mauser
Ljuba (Jeanne Moreau) (left) and Jovanka (Silvana Mangano) with rifles.
A German soldiers aims his Gewehr 98 in firefight.
Some partisans are also armed with this weapon.
Mira (Carla Gravina) carries on her back a rifle, Marja (Barbara Bel Geddes) (left) FNA-B 43.

Machine guns

MG 34

One of guerrillas carries on his back a German MG 34 machine gun. Sometimes helps out carrying Svenko (Alex Nicol).

MG 34 - 7.92x57mm Mauser

ZB26 Light Machine Gun

A partisan gunner is equipped with the trophy ZB26light machine gun.

ZB26 Light Machine Gun - 7.92x57mm

Fiat-Revelli M35

Velko (Van Heflin) and Jovanka (Silvana Mangano) lay behind a Fiat-Revelli M35 machine gun to covered a retreat of others partisans into the mountains.

Fiat-Revelli M14/35 machine gun - 8×59mm RB Breda

Maxim MG08

Maxim MG08 machine gun is seen on German guard post on a road.

Maxim MG08 on 'sledge' mount - 7.92x57mm Mauser

Hand grenades

Mk 2 hand grenade

Marja (Barbara Bel Geddes) and Velko (Van Heflin) use Mk 2 hand grenades.

Mk 2 High-Explosive Fragmentation hand grenade

Model 24 Stielhandgranate

German soldiers and some partisans are seen also with Model 24 Stielhandgranates.

Model 24 Stielhandgranate "Potato Masher" high-explosive fragmentation hand grenade

Do Not Sell My Personal Information