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The Outside Man

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The Outside Man
Un homme est mort
The Outside Man Poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Country FRA.jpg France
ITA.jpg Italy
Flag of the United States.jpg USA
Directed by Jacques Deray
Release Date 1972
Language French; English
Studio Cité Films
General Production Company
Les Productions Artistes Associés
Distributor Cannon Group
Main Cast
Character Actor
Lucien Bellon Jean-Louis Trintignant
Lenny Roy Scheider
Nancy Robson Ann-Margret
Jackie Kovacs Angie Dickinson
Alex Kovacs Umberto Orsini

The Outside Man (original title Un homme est mort ("A Man is Dead")) is a 1972 French-Italian-American crime movie directed by Jacques Deray. Lucien Bellon (Jean-Louis Trintignant), a French hitman, kills a mobster in L.A. then learns that he is now targeted target of another hitman, Lenny (Roy Scheider).

The following weapons were used in the film The Outside Man:


Smith & Wesson Model 10 (snub-nosed)

Lucien Bellon (Jean-Louis Trintignant) carries a snub-nosed Smith & Wesson Model 10 revolver. In the final scene one of Alex Kovacs' men uses a snub-nosed revolver that appears to be the same Model 10.

Smith & Wesson Model 10 snub nose revolver - .38 Speciall
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Lucien Bellon loads his revolver.
Lucien fires. Note the six-shot cylinder.
Lucien in ambush with his revolver.
Lucien threatens Mrs. Barnes (Georgia Engel).
Kovacs' henchman fires his revolver.

Smith & Wesson Model 27

A Smith & Wesson Model 27 revolver with 3.5" barrel is carried by Lenny (Roy Scheider) in most scenes. Later Lucien Bellon (Jean-Louis Trintignant) uses Lenny's revolver.

S&W Model 27-2 - .357 magnum with 3.5" barrel
Lenny fires his revolver during the shootout in harbor.
Lenny aims his revolver.
Lenny with his revolver in hand.
Lucien Bellon aims Lenny's revolver.
The grip can be seen.
Lucien Bellon fires.

Smith & Wesson Model 40

A Smith & Wesson Model 40 is Lenny's (Roy Scheider) backup gun.

Smith & Wesson Model 40 "Centennial" with grip safety - 38 Special
Lenny draws the revolver from glovebox.
Judging by the way Lenny holds his revolver, it is hammerless that allows to identify it as Model 40.

Smith & Wesson Model 10

Smith & Wesson Model 10 revolvers are seen in hands of LAPD officers.

Smith & Wesson Model 10 Revolver - .38 Special
A police officer aims his revolver during the shootout in harbor.
A police officer fires in the final scene.



In the final scene Paul (Lionel Vitrant) is armed with a pistol with typical Beretta shape. It is supposed to be a Beretta M1934.

Beretta Model 1934 - .380 ACP
Paul fires his pistol.


An M1911A1 pistol is used by Antoine (Michel Constantin) in the final scene.

Pre-War Colt M1911A1 Pistol - Commercial Model known as the "Colt Government Model" - .45 ACP. This has a deep Colt factory blued finish, common for commercial variants before and after the war.
Antoine threatens the mortician.
Antoine fires at one of Alex Covacs' men.


Ithaca 37

An Ithaca 37 is seen in the police car, hijacked by Lenny (Roy Scheider). Police officers also use Ithaca 37 shotguns in the final scene.

Ithaca Model 37 riot version - 12 Gauge
Ithaca 37 is seen in the police car.
A police officer fires his shotgun in the final scene.
He reloads. A spent cartridge can be seen on the ground.
A police officer at the left holds an Ithaca 37.


Wilkinson Arms J&R Engineering M68 Carbine

A Wilkinson Arms J&R Engineering M68 Carbine is used by Lenny (Roy Scheider) during his first attempt to kill Lucien Bellon. Before shooting Lenny assembles his gun just like the assassin in Phantom of the Paradise film that appeared two years later.

M68 Carbine - 9x19mm
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Lenny assembles his gun.
Lenny fires from the window of his car.
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Lenny fires during the night case.

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