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The Big Empty

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The Big Empty
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DVD Cover
Country Flag of the United States.jpg USA
Directed by Steve Anderson
Release Date 2003
Language English
Studio Aura Entertainment
Echo Lake Entertainment
North by Northwest Entertainment
Distributor Artisan Entertainment
Aura Entertainment
Main Cast
Character Actor
John Person Jon Favreau
Grace Joey Lauren Adams
Elron Jon Gries
Neely Bud Cort
Randy Adam Beach
Stella Daryl Hannah
Ruthie Rachael Leigh Cook
Cowboy Sean Bean
Dan Brent Briscoe
Candy Melora Walters

The Big Empty is 2003 comedy mystery film written and directed by Steve Anderson. The film stars Jon Favreau as an impoverished actor who takes a job delivering a mysterious suitcase he cannot open to a small town in the California desert. When he arrives, he encounters several strange characters and becomes embroiled with the bizarre events occurring in the empty desert.

The following weapons were used in the film The Big Empty:



Smith & Wesson Model 10 Snub Nose

Neely (Bud Cort) gives a Snub Nose Smith & Wesson Model 10 revolver to John Person (Jon Favreau) to use in the event he must defend the suitcase. The revolver is later held by Cowboy (Sean Bean).

Smith & Wesson Model 10 snub nose revolver - .38 Special. Early Model
Neely presents the revolver to John.
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John Person (Jon Favreau) takes aim with his revolver.
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John surrenders his revolver to Cowboy.

Single Action Army

Cowboy (Sean Bean) rather appropriately carries a Single Action Army revolver.

Colt Single Action Army w/ 4.75" barrel, case colored and blued, referred to as "Quick-Draw" or "Civilian" model.
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A close-up view of the revolver as Cowboy holds Grace (Joey Lauren Adams) hostage.
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Randy (Adam Beach) owns an M1911A1 pistol.

Satin nickel M1911A1 Pistol - .45 ACP. Manufactured on license by Remington Rand - nickel plated later by its owner.
Randy threatens John.
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SPSh Flare Pistol

Cowboy (Sean Bean) uses an SPSh Flare Pistol at the film's climax.

Russian SPSh Flare Pistol - 26.5mm
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Close-up view of the muzzle.
Cowboy fires his SPSh Flare Pistol into the air.


12 Gauge Double Barreled Shotgun

Randy (Adam Beach) also uses a 12 Gauge Double Barreled Shotgun.

J. Stevens and Company Side by Side Shotgun (Circa 1878) exposed hammers and designed to fire Black Powder shotgun shells - 12 gauge
Randy takes aim with his shotgun.
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The shotgun in the background.

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