Yamakasi (original title Yamakasi – Les samouraïs des temps modernes ("Yamakasi – The samurais of modern times") is a 2001 French crime drama directed by Ariel Zeitoun (Angélique) and Julien Seri and co-written by Luc Besson. The plot was partly inspired by the classic film Seven Samurai.
The following weapons were used in the film Yamakasi:
Chief doctor Le Tronc (Gerald Morales) owns a SIG-Sauer P230 pistol. At the film's climax the pistol can be seen in the hands of Vincent Asmine (Maher Kamoun).
Two policemen carry Walther P5 pistols as their duty sidearms.
One policeman can be seen with a two-tone SIG-Sauer P229 pistol.
A home owner fires a Glock 17C pistol, but Ousmane Bana a.k.a. "Sitting Bull" (Charles Perrière) confiscate his weapon. A Special Forces member also appears to carry this pistol.
One of the Special Forces members uses a Beretta 92FS pistol.
Heckler & Koch Mark 23
A Special Forces member can be seen armed with a Heckler & Koch Mark 23. The iron sights appear to be missing, but the pistol can be identified as a Mark 23 by the threaded barrel, squared trigger guard and the frame step behind the accessory rail.
One of the Special Forces member uses the Manurhin MR-73.
Heckler & Koch MP5A2
The Special Forces' main firearm is the Heckler & Koch MP5A2 submachine gun.
Many Special Forces soldiers carry M16A4 rifles, as identified by their removable carry handle rear sights. This is one of the earliest known film appearances of the A4 version of the M16 rifle.
A Special Forces member can be seen armed with a Galil MAR.
SIG SG 551
At the house various Special Forces soldiers can be seen using SIG SG 551s.
Heckler & Koch HK69A1
Special Forces uses the Heckler & Koch HK69A1.