Assassination, The (Atentát)
The Assassination (Original title: Atentát) is a 1964 Czech black-and-white war drama directed by Jirí Sequens. The story depicts the assassination of Reinhard Heydrich in 1942 which was perpetrated by parachutists from the group ANTHROPOID sent from England. For those interested in war history this is cult film.
The following weapons were used in the film Assassination, The (Atentát):
Czechoslovak paratroopers and their British instructors use mostly CZ 38 pistols.
Some Gestapo men carry a Walther P38 pistol. Czech paratroopers also captured this gun.
Most SS, SD and Gestapo officers in 1942 are equipped with Luger P08 pistols.
The main weapon of Czechoslovak paratroopers from Great Britain is the Sten submachine gun.
Some SS soldiers are armed with MP40 submachine guns.
Most German soldiers are armed with Karabiner 98k rifles.
12 Gauge Double Barreled Shotgun
Germans deploy an MG34 machine gun against the trapped paratroopers.
An MG42 is seen briefly before becoming an MG34 in a continuity error (in 1942 is anachronistic).
Model 24 Stielhandgranate
Model 24 Stielhandgranates are thrown on defenders by SS men during the fight in the church.
The Czechoslovakian troops use dummy grenades while training in Scotland
8.8 cm Pak 43/41
Before a church stands also a 8.8 cm Pak 43/41 cannon.
122mm howitzer M1938 (M-30)
The panzer drags a 122mm howitzers M1938 (M-30).
105mm Flak 38
Planes with paratroopers and also night bombers were under heavy fire from 10.5 cm FlaK 38.