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

Rossi Model 971

From Internet Movie Firearms Database - Guns in Movies, TV and Video Games
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Rossi M971 with 2.5" Barrel - .357 Magnum. This version is also purposed with compensator.
Rossi M971 with 4" Barrel - .357 Magnum
Rossi M971 with 6" Barrel - .357 Magnum
Rossi Model 971 - .357 Magnum

The Rossi Model 971 is a blue-steel single/double-action revolver offered in .357 Magnum caliber only.

Along with the 971 Rossi also produces the Model 972. This is a polished stainless steel version of the 971. Both revolvers have a rubberized finger grove grip and adjustable rear sight (both windage and elevation) with a sight radius of five fifteen-sixteenths inches. The 971 and 972 are both produced in Brazil by Taurus Firearms Ltd. under license from Rossi USA.

Both the model 971 and 972 are certified for use with .38 Special +P rounds, and have a limited lifetime warranty through Rossi USA.

Rossi stopped manufacturing all revolver models in 2017. In January 2023, after a five-year hiatus, Rossi announced that it was back in the revolver business.


(1988 - 2017)

  • Type: Revolver
  • Caliber: .357 Magnum
  • Weight: 2.25 lbs (1.02 kg)
  • Length: 9 in (22.9 cm)
  • Barrel length: 2.5 in (6.35 cm), 4 in (10.2 cm), 6 in (15.2 cm)
  • Capacity: 6-round cylinder
  • Fire Modes: SA/DA

The Rossi Model 971 revolver can be seen in the following films and television series used by the following actors:


Title Actor Character Note Date
Mask of Death Heather Hanson Danielle 2.5" barrel 1996
Bad Moon Mariel Hemingway Janet 2.5" barrel 1996
American Dragons Joong-Hoon Park Detective Kim 2.5" 1998
Demons of War Boguslaw Linda Maj. Edward Keller 2.5" 1998
Scarred City Al Thompson A robber 6" barrel, stainless steel 1998
Reindeer Games Charlize Theron Ashley 2.5" barrel with unfluted cylinder 2000
Final Destination 2 Michael Landes Thomas Burke 2003
Final Destination 2 Terrence 'T.C.' Carson Eugene Dix 2003
He Was A Quiet Man Christian Slater Bob Maconel 2.5" barrel with unfluted cylinder 2007


Show Title Actor Character Note / Episode Air Date
The X-Files - Season 3 B.D. Wong SFPD Detective Glen Chao Snub-nose / "Hell Money" (S3E19) 1996
Stargate SG-1 - Season 10 Claudia Black Vala Mal Doran "Memento Mori" (S10E08) 2006
Riverdale Lili Reinhart Betty Cooper 2017-2021
Riverdale - Season 1 Mädchen Amick Alice Cooper 2017-2018
The Stand Angus Sampson Garvey "The House of the Dead" (S01E04) 2021

See Also

  • Amadeo Rossi - A list of all firearms manufactured by Amadeo Rossi.

Do Not Sell My Personal Information