Anthropoid is a 2016 coproduction war thriller directed by Sean Ellis and based on true story of Operation Anthropoid, the WWII mission to assassinate SS General Reinhard Heydrich. Two key roles Czechoslovak paratroopers sent to perform this mission from England played by Cillian Murphy as Jozef Gabčík and Jamie Dornan as Jan Kubiš. The topic has already been treated in the Czech film Atentát (1963) and also partly in Sokolovo (1974).
The following weapons were used in the film Anthropoid:
Colt 1903 Hammerless Pistol
Czech paratroopers and also several resistance fighters are armed with the Colt 1903 Hammerless Pistol.
The resistance fighter is seen with the Frommer Stop pistol.
One of German soldiers is seen used a Haenel-Schmeisser MP28/II submachine gun.
The MP40 was the submachine gun used by some SS soldiers.
Sten Mk II
Czech paratroopers from England are equipped with Sten Mk II submachine guns.
The main battle rifle for the German forces is the Karabiner 98k.
Short barreled Side by Side Shotgun
One Gestapo officer carries a short-barreled Side by Side Shotgun.
An MG34 machine gun is used by Nazi gunners in fight with the Czech paratroopers in the church.
Model 24 Stielhandgranate
A Model 24 Stielhandgranate "Potato Masher" is used by SS soldiers during a battle in the church.