Ishtar is a 1987 adventure comedy written and directed by Elaine May and starring Warren Beatty and Dustin Hoffman as Lyle Rogers and Chuck Clarke, a pair of inept songwriters who accept a job in Morocco and unwittingly become involved in a government coup involving the CIA and the fictional country of Ishtar. The film co-stars Isabelle Adjani as Shirra Assel and Charles Grodin as CIA officer Jim Harrison. The film is also notorious for being one of the biggest box office bombs of the 1980's.
The following weapons were used in the film Ishtar:
Armed opposition and also secret policemen frequently used Walther P38 pistols.
Secret policeman are seen armed with the Beretta 92F.
Smith & Wesson 39
Some agents and police officers in the film also used Smith & Wesson 39 pistol.
Soldiers and police officers of Ishtar are equipped with Uzi submachine guns.
Heckler & Koch MP5A2 submachine gun
AKS-47 assault rifle
Various characters in the film had used a AKS-47 assault rifle.
AIM/AIMS assault rifle
In the box on the back of the gunrunner´s truck is the AIM/AIMS assault rifle.
A CIA sniper is seen armed with a Weatherby Mark V.
Goryunov SG-43 Machine Gun
Among the weapons about that have the Berber nomads a interest is the Goryunov SG-43 Machine Gun.
FN MAG 58 machine gun
One of a smuggler's offered machine guns type FN MAG 58 got into the hands of Lyle and Chuck.
Hawk MM1 grenade launcher
This Hawk MM1 grenade launcher in the Chuck's hand to insert Shirra Assel (Isabelle Adjani).
Shirra Assel (Isabelle Adjani) fires an FIM-43 Redeye to destroy a helicopter.