Krepkiy oreshek (literally means "a hard nut to crack") is a 1967 Soviet war comedy movie directed by Teodor Vulfovich. The story takes place in WWII on the Soviet-German front. A young lieutenant (Vitali Solomin) who wants to be a cavalryman is assigned to air defense, where only female soldiers serve. When the barrage balloon is torn off, he finds himself with his subordinate, who is in love with him, on an adventurous journey into the enemy rear.
The following weapons are seen in the movie Krepkiy oreshek:
Lt. Ivan Groznykh carries a Tokarev TT-33 pistol as his sidearm.
Various characters in movie are seen with MP40 submachine guns.
Many Soviet soldiers are equipped with PPSh-41 submachine guns.
Main German soldiers carries Karabiner 98k rifles.
Mosin Nagant M91/30
Red Army soldiers are armed with Full-length Mosin Nagant M91/30 rifles.
MG34 is seen in several scenes.
Soviet 37-mm M1939 (61-K)
122 mm M1931/37 (A-19)
Soviet 122 mm M1931/37 (A-19) heavy field cannons stand for German cannons.
In the Russia, title Krepkiy oreshek also has another use: film series Die Hard titled as Krepkiy oreshek when it was licensed in Russia.