The following weapons were used in the film The Beach:
Norinco Type 56
Thai farmers that are guarding the marijuana plantation are armed with Norinco Type 56 assault rifles (both the fixed Type 56 and the folding stock Type 56-1). Richard (Leonardo DiCaprio) is briefly seen handling one.
Type 56 assault rifle aka M22, early milled receiver model without under-folding ("pig sticker") bayonet - 7.62x39mm
The Norinco rifle is eyed by Richard.
A gunman with the Norinco.
Norinco Type 56-1 (under-folding stock variant) - 7.62x39mm
Thai farmer holds the Norinco with the underfolding stock.
During one of Richard's hallucinations, Daffy (Robert Carlyle) can be briefly seen with a Browning Hi-Power.
Browning Hi Power - 9x19mm
M60 Machine Gun
Daffy is also seen manning an M60 machine gun during Richard's hallucination, firing it at the "parasites of society".
M60 machine gun with bipod folded - 7.62x51mm NATO
Daffy is also seen manning a M60 machine gun
during Richard's hallucination, firing it at the "parasites of society".
Smith & Wesson Model 10
The senior farmer (Abhijati Jusakul) gives Sal (Tilda Swinton) a Smith & Wesson Model 10 near the end of the film.
Smith & Wesson Model 10 - .38 Special