After affixing the crimson Trace laser sight, like the one Perry uses, the gun required a larger holster.
And the next film I saw you in was the very first R-rated film I saw in theaters: crimson Tide.
Mascot matchup: Leading the Alabama crimson Tide is Big Al, a jersey-wearing elephant.
early 15c., "deep red color," from Old Spanish cremesin "of or belonging to the kermes" (the shield-louse insects from which a deep red dye was obtained), from Medieval Latin cremesinus (see kermes). For similar transfer of the dye word to generic use for "red," cf. Old Church Slavonic čruminu, Russian čermnyj "red," from the same source.
c.1600, from crimson (n.). Related: Crimsoned; crimsoning.