Beyond the Border
Beyond the Border (Swedish Title: Gränsen) is a 2011 Swedish World War II film directed by Richard Holm. 1942 Swedish-Norwegian border. Sweden remains neutral with Germany. But two Swedish soldiers leave their post at check-point because they want to see the German soldiers. Soon Swedish soldiers were captured by German troops. Lt. Aron Stenstrom is forced to go on a secret rescue mission because one of the missing soldiers was his brother.
The following weapons were used in the film Beyond the Border:
Luger P08 is the main sidearm of Swedish and German officers
Numerous German soldiers are armed with the MP40. Wille Järvinen and Egil also use this the weapon.
Sten Mk II
Several Sten Mk II submachine guns can be seen on the wall of Egil's bunker
1896 Swedish Mauser
German soldiers are armed with the Karabiner 98k. Egil and Sven Stenstrom also use this weapon
An MG42 can be seen outside a German building.
Swedish troops use KSP m/36 (Kulspruta m/36) (Swedish version of the Browning M1917) machine gun).
Model 24 Stielhandgranate
Nb.Hgr. 39 Smoke Grenade
The Nb.Hgr. 39 (Nebelhandgranate 39) smoke hand grenade is a version of Model 24 Stielhandgranate. This grenade can be seen in Egil's bunker
Egil used Molotov Cocktails during the operation to free the captive Sven Stenstrom