Max Manus: Man of War
Max Manus: Man of War (Max Manus) is a 2008 Norwegian war film directed by the directing team of Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg starring Aksel Hennie, Agnes Kittelsen, and Nicolai Cleve Broch. It is about the exploits of celebrated Norwegian resistance fighter Max Manus, based on his own memoirs. At the time of filming, it was the most expensive entirely Norwegian film of all time.
The following guns were used in the film Max Manus: Man of War (2008):
Colt Model 1903/1908 Pocket Hammerless
Max Manus (Aksel Hennie) and Kolbein Lauring (Christian Rubeck) carry Colt Model 1903/1908 Pocket Hammerless pistols. Gregers Gram's (Nicolai Cleve Broch) Walther PP turns into a Pocket Hammerless in a continuity error.
FN Browning M1903
FN Model 1910
Norwegian police are seen with Luger P08 pistols.
A Norwegian policeman pistol-whips Max with a Colt M1911.
A German officer is administers a coup de grâce to executed suspects with a Mauser C96.
Sten Mk II
The Sten Mk II is the most common SMG in the film, with both types of stocks.
Sten Mk III
Max and Kolbein are both seen with Sten Mk IIIs.
German troops are armed with MP40s.
Max is armed with a Suomi KP/-31 during his flashbacks to his time fighting for Finland in the Winter War.
Double Barreled Shotgun
Max is seen with Double Barreled Shotguns during scenes in both Norway and in Scotland.
German troops are armed with Karabiner 98k rifles.
Lee-Enfield No.4 Mk.I
Gregers and other Norwegian resistance fighters carry Lee-Enfield No.4 Mk.I rifles when they are decorated by King Haakon VII.
German troops are armed with MG34 machine guns.
Soviet troops are seen using a Maxim M/09-21 in Max's Winter War flashbacks.
StuG III Ausf. G
A Hotchkiss H39 is seen at the shipyard. These French tanks were appropriated by the Germans after the fall of France.
Rigid Limpet Mines
Max and his cell are seen training with, and then using British issued rigid limpet mines.
Fairbairn-Sykes Fighting Knife
In an effort to avoid reprisals against the civilian population, Max and his cell try to disguise their work as the work of British Commandos. They attach a note with a Fairbairn-Sykes Fighting Knife.
Max and his cell goof off with a break action dart pistol.