To Command Yourself (Prikazhi sebe)
To Command Yourself (a direct translation of the original title Prikazhi sebe) is a Soviet 1980 made for TV movie, directed by Igor Khomsky. Sergey Vishnyakov (Valeriy Poletayev) graduated from university and, having passed officer training program (Military Chairs), becomes a Soviet Army Lt. and is called up for two year service in enlistment office. To succeed, he must overcome many problems with both his fellow servicemen and conscripts.
The following weapons were used in the film To Command Yourself (Prikazhi sebe):
Makarov PM pistols are service sidearms of Soviet Army officers and petty officers. Lt. Sergey Vishnyakov (Valeriy Poletayev), Praporshchik (petty officer) Viktor Ivanchikov (Aleksandr Potapov) and Maj. Pavel Poltygin (Georgiy Shtil).
In the scene on shooting range Lt. Vishnyakov’s PM switches to a TT-33 (in reality in 1980 TT-33 was completely removed from Soviet Army service and replaced with PM).
In the scene of military maneuvers of Soviet Army many soldiers carry AKM assault rifles. AKMs are fitted with with blank firing adapters instead of slant compensators.
In the scene of military maneuvers of Soviet Army soldiers also carry PK machine guns.
PKT machine guns are coaxially mounted on T-55 tanks and BMP-1 AIFVs.
DShKM heavy machine guns are mounted on turrets of T-55 tanks.
RPG-7 rocket launchers are also used by soldiers during the military maneuvers.