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Old November 22, 2012, 12:04 PM   #76
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The double-double sawn off shotgun rig used by Sydney Poitier in the movie "Buck and the Preacher".

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0068323/

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Old November 23, 2012, 11:00 PM   #77
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Jesse Ventura is pro 2A, he's also a retired Navy SEAL. What you see on TV is an act, he's the real deal and I would take him as back up any day.
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Old November 23, 2012, 11:26 PM   #78
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M14 in Forrest Gump

"FORREST WHY DID YOU DISASSEMBLE YOUR WEAPON SO QUICKLY"

"Because you told me to sir"

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Old August 20, 2013, 04:17 AM   #79
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#1: Harry Callahan's S&W 29, .44 Mag. The most powerful handgun in the world.

#2: James Bond's PPK

#3: Indiana Jone's Webley .455 break-top. Especially notable is the "gun vs. sabre" scene, yet there he carries a S&W MkII

#4: Lara Croft's HK USPs

Yet the most legendary movie guns are still the countless SAA / Peacemakers etc. that epitomize the Western genre as such, even though I have no particular movie or scene in mind.
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Old August 20, 2013, 06:32 AM   #80
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here are few goodies....

The ".88magnum" from Johnny Dangerously.
Ole Painless, the GE mini gun powered by a motorcycle battery; Predator.
Texas Ranger JJ McQuades Steyr 7.62mm rifle & cut down A5 semi auto 12ga; Lone Wolf McQuade.
Chuck Norris twin Micro Uzi 9mm SMGs in Invasion USA
Lance Henrikens Thompson Contender in John Woos Hard Target.
Hans Grubers nickeled HK P7m8 in Die Hard.
John Candys .50 revolver in Armed and Dangerous.
Hellboys revolver....

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Old August 20, 2013, 09:07 AM   #81
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Indiana carries a couple different S&W 1917s and also uses a BHP and a P38 in the first movie. I don't think the Webley appears until Last Crusade and Crystal Skull.
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Old August 20, 2013, 09:46 AM   #82
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Your favorite movie weapon?

Big Jake's coach gun.
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Old August 20, 2013, 10:51 AM   #83
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The four-barreled COP .357 Derringer; though the safest place to be when it was being fired was directly in front of it.

I'd go with Serenities' captains hand gun or
i'd give my 2nd youngest for a gun from The Weapon Shops of Isher
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Old August 20, 2013, 11:09 AM   #84
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From "Who Framed Roger Rabbit"

Shoots dum dums.

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Old August 20, 2013, 12:48 PM   #85
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M60 in Full Metal Jacket, wielded by "Animal Mother"

http://i549.photobucket.com/albums/i...ps4857f639.jpg

Sigh... If only I had $40k... Or a time machine to go back and un-pass the Hughes Ammendment.
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Old August 20, 2013, 02:01 PM   #86
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Just a reminder -- it's fine to include links, but it's against TFL's rules to post images if you don't personally own the rights to them.
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Old August 20, 2013, 02:26 PM   #87
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rifleman- Mare's leg

that drillbit grenade round from the Eraser.
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Old August 20, 2013, 02:52 PM   #88
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Your favorite movie weapon?

When threads like this get resurrected, it's a good thing. Fun topic!

I'm of the opinion that "Die Hard" is the best action movie of its time, and I loved all of the "Lethal Weapon" movies. That Beretta was the first pistol I recognized, and I still think it's a bit of a unicorn. Sexy and rugged? The 94 is both. That gets the nod from me, barely edging out Shugart's M14 in "Blackhawk Down".
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Old August 20, 2013, 09:36 PM   #89
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FYI, Ventura was not a SEAL and never left The Phillipines during his tour as a Navy diver. He is a conspiracy theory Libertarian whacko poser. Big time. Turned pro-wrestler. Hollywooder. Goof-split-vote one-term Governer. But is pro 2A.
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Old August 20, 2013, 10:18 PM   #90
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Harry's 44 Mag.
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Old August 22, 2013, 12:19 AM   #91
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Paul Kersey's Colt Police Positive in 32 Colt used in the first Death Wish movie. I have wanted one ever since I saw the movie.
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Old August 22, 2013, 08:34 AM   #92
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nash bridges, .38Super 1911a1, Jesse Ventura.....

From TV, CBS's NASH BRIDGES 1911a1 .38super. Fans and some gun forum members always thought Bridges packed a custom .40S&W or .45acp but in a scene Nash calls the comped .38super a ".38Colt".

Also, FWIW, Ventura moved to Mexico and RENOUNCED his US citizenship.
He also got into a bar fight with SEAL Chris Kyle(the highly decorated sniper) & has said in several public forums that 9/11/2001 was fake.
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Old August 22, 2013, 10:28 AM   #93
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Shoulder cannon from 'Predator'. No recoil, good effects on target, don't have to chase brass all over the place, and, most importantly, it looks cool.
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Old August 22, 2013, 10:59 AM   #94
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The "Death Blossom" system from "The Last Starfighter."

Full-auto crossbow from "Van Helsing."

Quad-blade sword from some sword-and-sorcery flick I cannot at present recall the name of.

20mm safe key from "Thunderbolt and Lightfoot."

The Ringo Kid's loop-lever Winchester 92 from "Stagecoach."
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Old August 22, 2013, 12:28 PM   #95
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It's TV, not the movies, but Lucas McCain's customized Winchester 92 44-40 in The Rifleman ... when he twirled that puppy, you knew some baddie was in trubble ...
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Old August 22, 2013, 01:12 PM   #96
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Jessy the Body In preditor. The Mini Gun..... Tree chopper
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Old August 22, 2013, 02:32 PM   #97
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Al Pacino's FN FNC in Heat easily.
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Old August 22, 2013, 03:48 PM   #98
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C96 Mauser in 'The Naked Runner'.
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Old August 22, 2013, 05:29 PM   #99
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Saiga 12: full auto 12 guage with the 20 round drum magazine.

In the following films that I know of:
Gamer
Th Expendables
The Last Stand
Drive Angry

Video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zxslOcJ9M3s

Just a cool fun gun to have.
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Old August 23, 2013, 01:18 AM   #100
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To tell you the truth, in all the excitement, I've kinda lost track of all the guns you guys listed.

But because I'm a revolver guy, there's only one.

Do you have to ask what it is?

Well do-ya punk?


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