|Král Šumavy (Smugglers of Death)
||Filmové studio Barrandov
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Smugglers of Death (original title: Král Šumavy (english: King of Sumava) is Czechoslovakian action espionage drama from 1959 directed by Karel Kachyna. A small crew of SNB (National Security Corps) border guards defends the 'Iron Curtain'. It helps them in that impenetrable swamp. The only one she can penetrate is a man called "King of Sumava".
The following guns were used in the film Smugglers of Death:
The officers of SNB (National Security Corps) carry a Tokarev TT-33 as their sidearms.
Tokarev TT-33 - 7.62x25mm Tokarev. Pre-1947 version.
CWO SNB Václav Kot (Radovan Lukavský) own also a Nagant M1895 revolver.
Nagant M1895 Revolver - 7.62x38N cartridge (aka 7.62 Nagant ammo).
The commander pulls his Nagant M1895 revolver from holster ...
... and demonstrates the proper shooting technique for his subordinates.
A spy Pavel Rys (Stanislav Remunda) is armed with a Walther P38 pistol.
Walther P38 pistol (manufactured at the Mauser Factory) - World War II dated - 9x19mm
One of the spies and also himself "King of Šumava" holds in one scene in the hands Luger P08 pistols.
Luger P08 - 9x19mm. This is blank adapted movie gun.
(Because of the darkness it was not possible to use quality screenshot.)
The border guard service carries a PPSh-41 submachine gun.
Soviet PPSh-41 Submachine Gun - 7.62x25mm Tokarev
Soviet PPSh-41 Submachine Gun with 35 round stick magazine - 7.62x25mm Tokarev
men in the cafeteria have PPSh-41 on their backs, everyone has a different type of magazine.
Galapetr (Jirí Holý) his a MP40 hides in a violin case, but WO. Zeman (Jirí Vala) could not be fooled.
MP40 submachine gun - 9x19mm
SA 25 submachine gun
The agent known as "King of the Sumava", a smuggler of spies, is armed with a SA 25 submachine gun mocked as Sten Mk I*.
Czech Sa.25 - 9x19mm; the slide on the front handguard is a speedloader for magazines.
Sten Mk I* Submachine gun - 9x19mm
The agent Kilián (Leopold Novák) with a SA 25 submachine gun in a shootout with SNB
His successor, the gamekeeper Paleček (Miroslav Holub
), shot from backup his accomplice in the marshes.
VZ-24 Czech Mauser
For training in shooting, and special occasions have border guards VZ-24 rifles.
Czech vz. 24 - 7.92x57mm Mauser
12 Gauge Double Barreled Shotgun
Gamekeeper Paleček (Miroslav Holub) carries a 12 Gauge Double Barreled Shotgun.
Charles Parker 1878 Side by Side Shotgun - 12 Gauge.
The equipment of SNB border guard crew was also a ZB26 light machine gun.
ZB26 Light Machine Gun - 7.92x57mm
F-1 hand grenade
The agent Kilián (Leopold Novák) during a firefight on the border guards threw a F-1 hand grenade.