|Join our Discord!|
|If you have been locked out of your account you can request a password reset here.|
Day That Shook the World, The
The Day That Shook the World (Original title: Sarajevski atentat) is a 1975 Czechoslovak-Yugoslav co-production historical film about the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie in Sarajevo in 1914 and the immediate aftermath that led to the outbreak of World War I. Starring Christopher Plummer, Florinda Bolkan and Maximilian Schell.
The following guns were used in the film The Day That Shook the World:
The Serbian terrorists of the Mlada Bosna (Young Bosnia) organization were equipped with FN 1910 pistols, but in the film used similar-looking, but anachronistic, FN 1922 pistols.
The standard weapon of the Austro-Hungarian police and army officers in 1914 is the Roth-Steyr M1907 pistol.
Some members of the Austro-Hungarian secret police use also Steyr M1912s as their sidearms.
Steyr Mannlicher M1895
The Austro-Hungarian border guards and policemen carry Steyr Mannlicher M1895 short rifles.
Some Austro-Hungarian soldiers are seen also with anachronistic Karabiner 98k rifles.
Archduke Ferdinand (Christopher Plummer) and his secretary Morsley (Jirí Kodet) use a Steyr Mannlicher-Schoenauer rifle.
12 Gauge Double Barreled Shotgun
The Archduke and his wife Sophie (Florinda Bolkan) participate in a duck hunt with 12 Gauge Double Barreled Shotguns.
During the military maneuvers, the Austro-Hungarian soldiers fire a Schwarzlose M1907/24 machine gun.
The Serbian terrorists also receivie several bombs with time detonators.
Howitzers are used by the Austro-Hungarian army during maneuvers in Bosnia.