|| United Kingdom
||Maurice Cowan Productions
||Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation
Operation Amsterdam is a 1959 British war drama based on a true story directed by Michael McCarthy, and featuring Peter Finch, Eva Bartok and Tony Britton.
The following guns were used in the film Operation Amsterdam:
Smith & Wesson Victory Model
The officer at the port (John Bailey) is armed the Smith & Wesson Victory Model revolver.
Smith & Wesson Victory Model - a modified and parkerized version of the .38 Special revolver, the Smith & Wesson Model 10 - the "Victory Model" is chambered in .38 S&W
Major Dillon (Tony Britton) uses a unidentified revolver.
Major Dillon downed a soldier with a rifle hidden in the opposite house.
Jan Smit (Peter Finch
) was given from a major addition to the bomb also his revolver.
In the film appears briefly also the Walther PPK pistol, but it not used.
Walther PPK - 9mm Kurz aka .380 ACP.
Major Dillon (Tony Britton) but her weapon confiscated.
Some Dutch officers as this lieutenant (Tim Turner) are equipped Luger P08 pistols.
Steyr Mannlicher M1895
Dutch soldiers are seen armed with Austro-Hungarian Steyr Mannlicher M1895 long rifles. They should in fact be carrying the Dutch Hembrug M95 rifle. Both rifles share the same designation, magazine design, and manufacturer, but the Steyr M95 is a straight-pull bolt while the Hembrug M95 is a turn-bolt based on the Gewehr 1888.
Steyr-Mannlicher M1895 - 8x50mmR
Dutch Mannlicher M1895 Rifle - 6.5x53mmR
Soldier with a rifle in hand search hidden Major Dillon on city streets. Note the location of the bolt handle at the rear of the receiver, rather than projecting horizontally from the loading port.
Military guard with a rifle on the back do the controls on the street. The rifle visible at right has the distinctive Steyr M95 upper barrel band with the long stacking pin.
Dutch Resistance fighters appear to be armed with Lee-Metford rifles.
Resistance fighters with rifles on their backs carries away the wounded.
In the firefight before the bank used the several characters the German MP38 or MP40 submachine guns.
MP38 submachine gun - 9x19mm
MP40 submachine gun - 9x19mm
A military road patrol is equipped with a Lewis Gun.
Lewis Machine Gun - .303 British
Schwarzlose Machine Gun Model 07/12
Dutch anti-aircraft Schwarzlose Machine Gun Model 07/12 at tripod.
MG34 with 50 round "assault drum" - 7.92x57mm Mauser
Major Dillon (Tony Britton) gave Jan Smith (Peter Finch) a dynamite stick to used for clears the way to their car.
Movie poster from 1959