Biloxi Blues is the 1988 feature film adaptation of the Broadway play of the same name written by Neil Simon. Directed by Mike Nichols and set at the end of World War II, the film focuses on the experiences of Eugene Morris Jerome (Matthew Broderick), a young writer as he goes through Army boot camp training and has to deal with an eccentric drill sergeant.
The following weapons were used in the film Biloxi Blues:
The M1 Garand is seen in the hands of the soldiers during their training including Eugene Morris Jerome (Matthew Broderick), Joseph Wykowski (Matt Mulhern) and Don Carney (Casey Siemaszko).
M1 Garand semiautomatic Rifle with leather M1917 sling - .30-06
The trainees march with their M1 Garands slung.
The trainees with their M1's.
Joseph Wykowski (Matt Mulhern
) attempts to wade through a swamp with his M1.
Sgt. Toomey (Christopher Walken) is seen holding a Colt M1911 during a confrontation with Eugene.
Colt M1911 Pistol - .45 ACP