|Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
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Confessions of a Dangerous Mind is the 2002 biographical film that marked the directorial debut of George Clooney. The film is based on the autobiography of Chuck Barris (portrayed by Sam Rockwell), the comedic host of The Gong Show who claimed that he worked as an assassin for the CIA.
The following weapons were used in the film Confessions of a Dangerous Mind:
Chuck Barris (Sam Rockwell) carries a suppressed Walther PPK during his first hit in Mexico City in 1964. He later hides it from Penny (Drew Barrymore) upon his return to the U.S.
Walther PPK stainless - 9mm Kurz aka 9x17mm (.380 ACP)
Another assassin puts his suppressed PPK into Renda's side.
Barris and another assassin apprehend Renda.
Barris hides his suppressed PPK behind his back while talking to Penny.
FN Model 1910
Chuck Barris (Sam Rockwell) uses a suppressed FN Model 1910 while carrying out an assassination in Helsinki in 1967.
Barris considers shooting one of his Dating Game
contestants in Helsinki (J. Todd Anderson
), later revealed to be a KGB double agent.
Barris with his suppressed FN 1910 drawn.
During his training as a CIA assassin in the early 1960s, Chuck Barris (Sam Rockwell) fires an M1 Garand at targets of Communist leaders such as Mao Zedong and Fidel Castro.
M1 Garand semiautomatic Rifle with leather M1917 sling - .30-06
A CIA assassin fires his M1 Garand during training.
Barris and the other trainees firing M1 Garands.
The East German border guards carry AKMS assault rifles.
AKMS, stamped steel receiver w/ slant muzzle brake and under-folding stock - 7.62x39mm
An East German officer knocks out Barris with his AK.
An East German border guard watches the agent exchange with his AK.