Bavarian Outlaw (Räuber Kneißl) is a 2008 Bavarian Heimatfilm and Crime Drama. It is the biopic about the robber and murderer Mathias Kneißl, who became a folk hero.
German cinema poster
||Marcus H. Rosenmüller
||German (Bavarian dialect)
||Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR)|
Wiedemann & Berg Filmproduktion
The following weapons were used in the film Bavarian Outlaw:
Mathias Kneißl sen. (Michael Fitz) buys a Drilling. Mathias Kneißl carries the Drilling, after he has been released from jail.
combination gun with exposed hammers - 16 gauge & 9.3x57mm
Mathias Kneißl sen. (Michael Fitz
) presenting the newly bought Drilling.
Mauser Gewehr 1888/05
Most Bavarian policemen carry the Gewehr 1888/05 throughout the movie. Gendarm Förtsch (Thomas Schmauser) carries the Gewehr 1888/05 in the beginning.
Gewehr 1888/05 - 7.92x57mm.
The Bavarian police from the countryside getting ready for the showdown.
The Bavarian city police getting ready for the showdown.
Mauser Gewehr 1898
Some of the Bavarian policemen carry the Mauser Gewehr 1898. Gendarm Grasser (Simon Schwarz) pointing his Gewehr 98 at Mathias Kneißl during his arrest. The use is anachronistic because it is seen in scenes that are set in 1893. Gendarm Förtsch (Thomas Schmauser) carries the Gewehr 98 later in the movie.
Mauser Gewehr 1898 - 7.92x57mm Mauser.
Gendarm Grasser (Simon Schwarz
) arresting Mathias and Alois Kneißl in 1893.