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Treasure Island (Ostrov sokrovishch) (1937)

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Treasure Island
(Ostrov sokrovishch)
Ostrov sokrovishch 1937 poster.jpg
Original Poster
Country SOV.jpg USSR
Directed by Vladimir Weinstock
Release Date 1937
Language Russian
Studio Soyuzdetfilm
Main Cast
Character Actor
Jenny Hawkins Klavdiya Pugachyova
John Silver Osip Abdulov
John Trelawney Mikhail Klimov
Billy Bones Nikolay Cherkasov
Dr. Livesey Mikhail Tsaryov
Captain Smollett Anatoliy Bykov
Israel Hands Nikolay Michurin
George Merry Iona Biy-Brodskiy
Commander Vladimir Yershov
Benjamin "Ben" Gunn Pyotr Galadzhev

Treasure Island (Russian Остров сокровищ; Ostrov sokrovishch) is 1937 Soviet movie, very loosely based on the novel Robert Louis Stevenson.

Note: The original film is severely damaged, so a restored, but watermarked, version is used.

The following weapons were used in the film Treasure Island (Ostrov sokrovishch):


Russian Cavalry Pistol M1809

Slightly anachronistic for 18th century, Russian Cavalry Pistol M1809 are widely used by the near all main characters, as well, as British soldiers and Irish rebels.

Russian Cavalry Pistol M1809 - .70 cal
The Irish Commander (Vladimir Yershov) with the pistol on the belt.
Dr. Livesey (Mikhail Tsaryov) grabs the pistol from British officer.
Jenny Hawkins (Klavdiya Pugachyova) aims two pistols akimbo.
Drunken Blandley (Sergey Martinson) drink the rum from the pistol's barrel.
Captain Smollett (Anatoliy Bykov) with the pistol on the belt.
John Trelawney (Mikhail Klimov) with the two pistols on the belt.
Captain Smollett fires his pistol at pirates.
Job Anderson (L. Meshcherin) raises his pistol...
...and fires it.
John Silver (Osip Abdulov) threatens Anderson.
Numerous pistols can be seen among the treasures.

Russian M1854 Naval percussion cap pistol

Jenny Hawkins (Klavdiya Pugachyova) as well, as several Irish rebels fires heavy anachronistic Russian M1854 Naval percussion cap pistols.

Russian M1854 Naval percussion cap pistol - .71 caliber
Irish rebels fires his pistol during the chaise.
Jenny Hawkins fires her pistol in air.
Jenny Hawkins brandishes her pistol after firing it.
Jenny Hawkins puts her pistol to the belt.

Percussion Cap Pistol

Several characters uses anachronistic Percussion Cap Pistols

Teodoro Arrizabalaga percussion cap pistol replica, Spain, 1960.
British soldier raises his pistol.
John Silver aims his pistol.



Numerous characters, include Jenny Hawkins, Dr. Livesey, John Silver, George Merry (Iona Biy-Brodskiy), Israel Hands (Nikolay Michurin), Dick Johnson (V. Yakushenko), Richard Joyce (uncredited), Tom Redruth (uncredited), sailors, pirates and Irish rebels can be seen armed with the Blunderbuss shotguns.

Blunderbuss Flintlock
The sailor holds the blunderbuss.
Dick Johnson holds a bundle of blunderbuss.
Jenny Hawkins aims her blunderbuss.
Dr. Livesey investigate the blunderbuss.
Richard Joyce holds the blunderbuss.
The sailor fires his blunderbuss at pirates.
John Silver struggles with Jenny Hawkins, using the blunderbuss.
George Merry holds the blunderbuss.
The pirate aims his blunderbuss.
Israel Hands uses Blunderbuss' buttstock to broke up the door.
Several Irish rebels holds the blunderbuss.


Brown Bess Flintlock Musket

Several Irish rebels uses Brown Bess Flintlock Muskets.

Original "Short Land Pattern" Brown Bess musket made 1768-1805 - .75 caliber
The Irish rebels holds their muskets.
The same scene one second later.
The musket can be seen hanged on the wall at the background.

Russian M1803 Flintlock Cavalry Stutzer

At least one sailor fires Russian M1803 Flintlock Cavalry Stutzer.

For comparison: Russian M1803 Flintlock Cavalry Stutzer (Rifled Carbine) - .65 (16.51mm)
The sailor aims the musket...
...and fires it.

Infantry Musket M1845

Heavy anachronistic Infantry Musket M1845s can be seen used by the several characters.

Russian percussion cap musket M1845 (1851 year produced, Tula) - .70
The sailor holds the musket.
The sailor (at the center, bottom) holds the musket and a numerous blunderbuss shotguns.
Jenny Hawkins (bottom, right) holds a bundle of muskets.

Jezail Musket

The Jezail Musket can be seen among the treasures.

Jezail Musket
The musket can be seen at the right.

Oriental Flintlock Musket

At least one of the Irish rebels can be seen with the Oriental Flintlock Musket.

Turkish Flintlock Musket
Irish rebel (with the bandaged hand) holds the oriental musket.

Unknown Muskets

Several Irish rebels can be seen armed with the unknown muskets.

The Irish rebel with the musket on the sling.
Several Irish rebels holds the long guns.

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