A World War II thriller about a group of Italian children who enlist the assistance of a wounded American officer to help them get revenge against the SS for the massacre of their hometown.
The following guns were used in the film Hornets' Nest:
The MP40 is used frequently throughout the film by many characters. The SS massacre the town with them, and the children have a cache of them which they persuade Captain Turner (Rock Hudson) to teach them how to use.
MP40 submachine gun - 9x19mm
M3 "Grease Gun"
Although seen only fleetingly, the US paratroopers led by Captain Turner (Rock Hudson) are armed with M3 "Grease Guns."
M3 "Grease Gun" - .45 ACP
Captain von Hecht (Sergio Fantoni) carries a Luger P08 as his personal sidearm. Aldo (Mark Colleano) also uses one at the end of the film.
A crazed Aldo (Mark Colleano
) with a Luger prepares to shoot von Hecht.
Beretta Model 38
The Italian Partisans are armed with Beretta Model 38's.
Beretta Model 38A - 9x19mm
Pistolet wz. 35 VIS
Captain Turner (Rock Hudson) has a suppressed Pistolet wz. 35 VIS as his primary sidearm.
Pistolet wz. 35 VIS - 9x19mm
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Turner with his suppressed VIS in the German field headquaters. Note the presence of a decocking lever on the slide.
Mauser Karabiner 98k
Some of the Germans use Mauser Karabiner 98k's. At the end of the film, von Hecht (Sergio Fantoni) uses one to try and hunt down Turner and the kids.
Karabiner 98k - German manufacture 1937 date - 7.92x57mm Mauser
An SS corporal is seen with a Walther P38 briefly.
Walther P38 pistol World War II date of production