|| United Kingdom|
||January 11, 1985
Water is a 1985 British comedy movie directed by Dick Clement. Baxter Thwaites, British governor on the dreamy Caribbean island of Cascara, lives a peaceful life until one day the finest mineral water gushes from an old oil rig. Suddenly, all the world, including Americans, Cubans and French, has gone to the island. Disturbed in its tranquility sensitive, Thwaites develops a plan that gives the island independence.
The following weapons were used in the film Water (1985):
Webley MK VI
The Cascara police force is armed with Webley MK VI revolvers.
Webley Mk IV - .455 Webley
A Police officer fires his Webley at the two rebels.
Pamela Weintraub (Valerie Perrine) is briefly seen with a Browning Hi-Power pistol during the capture of the Spenco oil platform.
Browning Hi-Power FN P-35 - 9x19mm.
Sten Mk. II
Garfield Cooper (Chris Tummings) uses a Sten Mk. II during the raid on Jay Jay's (Jimmie Walker) radio station.
Sten Mk II (Canadian) - 9x19mm
The Police officer takes the Sten.
British SAS paratroopers including Major Charlesworth (Alan Shearman) are armed with Sterling SMGs.
Sterling L2A3 (Mk.4) - 9x19mm
:"Major "Mad Dog" Hollister, isn't it? Sandy "Take No Prisoners" Charlesworth, SAS.
:"We'll have to move these civilians. Can't see the target for the limbo dancers.
:"Those are innocent bystanders.
:"There's no such thing. They're all hand in glove with the gooks
:"We are not in Vietnam now, Major. Those chaps carry British passports. If any of them have to die, it will be by a British bullet
Heckler & Koch MP5A3
The Heckler & Koch MP5A3 is used by Kessler's (Paul Heiney) mercenary squad supported by the French.
1980s type MP5 wth neoprene hand-guard and straight magazine.
Kessler's squad with unloaded MP5s.
Kessler with his MP5A3 while Pierre (Alfred Molina
) reading the menu.
A mercenary holds the submachine gun.
:"The water is destroyed, my mission is accomplished. If you have any need of an army, here is my card.
The two Cubans (Stefan Kalipha and Alan Igbon) support the Cascara rebels with Adler-Jäger AP-80 rifles.
Adler-Jäger AP-80 - 8mm Blank Cartridges.
The Cubans and Delgado with their AP-80s.
Baxter carries one over his back.
Delgado is later seen with an AK-47.
Poly Technologies AK-47 - 7.62x39mm
Soldiers of the 82nd Airborne Division are armed with M16 rifles.
XM16E1 Rifle with 20-round magazine - 5.56x45mm
U.S. soldiers hold their M16.
Norinco Type 56
Baxter and Garfield are seen with Norinco Type 56 assault rifles.
Type 56 assault rifle aka M22, early milled receiver model without under-folding ("pig sticker") bayonet - 7.62x39mm
Baxter and Garfield hold their Norincos.
Sterling Armalite AR-180
Major Hollister (Bill Bailey) and two U.S. soldiers are seen with Sterling Armalite AR-180 rifles.
Sterling Armalite AR-180 - 5.56x45mm
Major Hollister (middle) and the two soldiers hold the AR-180.
Another view of Major Hollister's AR-180.
A Browning M1919A4 is seen mounted on an American jeep.
Browning M1919A4 on a pedestal mount - .30-06
The jeep on the right with the mounted Browning.
One of Kessler's men carries a Franchi SPAS-12.
Franchi SPAS-12 with butt hook attached to stock - 12 gauge
The mercenary in the middle.
Naval cannon - 18th century
Type 69 RPG
Type 69 RPGs are carried by the Cubans and Delgado.
Chinese Type 69 RPG - 40mm
The RPG over Delgado's back.