Hardware

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Hardware is a 1990 science fiction film starring Dylan McDermott as a scavenger in a post-apocalyptic world who purchases a discarded cyborg head as a Christmas present for his girlfriend, who is a metal sculptor. The cyborg turns out to be the prototype of self-assembling killing machine, the M.A.R.K. 13, and arms itself with various metal working tools from her workshop including drills and cutting disks.

The film also goes under the title of M.A.R.K. 13 (which is a reference to the biblical passage 'no flesh shall be spared').

Hardware (1990)

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The following firearms were used in the film Hardware:

Franchi SPAS-12

Moses (Dylan McDermott) carries a pistol grip Franchi SPAS-12 throughout the movie. It has strange Celtic or Arabic designs stamped on the receiver and engraved on the leather strap.

SPAS-12 - 12 gauge.
Moses (Dylan McDermott) with the pistol grip Franchi SPAS-12. Note the strange designs on the receiver.
SPAS-12 - Note the Celtic/Arabic designs on the receiver.
SPAS-12 - Open your eyes! Moses shoots his SPAS 12 out the window.

Bruni Combat

The Chief Security Guard carries a Bruni Combat (a blank fire replica of the Desert Eagle Mark I). After the guard is killed the pistol is picked up by Shades who uses it to shoot the MARK 13 at the end.

Bruni Combat - 8mm P.A.K. blanks
Shades takes this pistol from the dead security guard.
Nice shot of the Bruni Combat showing the heel mounted magazine release.
Perspective of the pistol about to blast the damaged MARK 13

AMC Auto Mag Pistol

The deputy security guard carries an AMC Auto Mag Pistol. The Taxi Driver (Lemmy Kilmister) also carries an AMC Auto Mag pistol in a holster when he takes Moses and Shades downtown in his taxi/boat.

AMC Auto Mag Pistol
The Desert Eagle, Spas 12 and the AMC Auto Mag Pistol
Lemmy, the lead singer of Motorhead carries an unknown pistol. The director refers to this as a 'Magnum', and says Lemmy threw the original one into the river by accident, so they gave him this replacement prop. The real pistol was never recovered.

Norinco Type 84S

A guard in the marketplace is seen armed with a Norinco Type 84S rifle.

Norinco Type 84 5.56x45mm
Norinco Type 84 5.56x45mm
Norinco Type 84 5.56x45mm

Norinco Type 56-2

A Norinco Type 56-2 rifle can be seen slung over the shoulder of two guards/soldiers as Moses and Shades head for Moses' girlfriend's apartment (note the buttstock).

Type56-2.jpg
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