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Free State of Jones

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Free State of Jones
Movie poster
Country Flag of the United States.jpg United States
Directed by Gary Ross
Release Date May 13, 2016
Language English
Distributor STX Entertainment
Main Cast
Character Actor
Newton Knight Matthew McConaughey
Rachel Knight Gugu Mbatha-Raw
Serena Knight Keri Russell
Sumrall Sean Bridgers
Daniel Jacob Lofland
Moses Washington Mahershala Ali

Free State of Jones is a 2016 American Civil War drama film directed by Gary Ross (The Hunger Games) and based on the true story of farmers and citizens of a small Mississippi town who decide to fight against the Confederate army in order to preserve their freedom. The film's cast includes Matthew McConaughey and Keri Russell.

The following weapons were used in the film Free State of Jones:


Remington 1858

Two Remington 1858 revolvers are seen.

Remington 1858 New Model Army - .44 percussion
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Griswold & Gunnison

Some Griswold & Gunnison Revolvers are seen.

Griswold & Gunnison 1860 Revolver, .36 caliber.
A Confederate fires his Griswold & Gunnison Revolver. Note the round barrel and brass frame.

Colt 1860 Army

Newton Knight (Matthew McConaughey) carries a Colt 1860 Army.

Colt 1860 Army .44 caliber.
Newton Knight fires his Colt 1860 Army in a church.

Colt 1873 Army

Newton Knight (Matthew McConaughey) carries a Colt 1873 Single Action Army during the post Civil War reconstruction era.

Colt 1873 Army .45 caliber.
Newton Knight loads cartridges in his 5-1/2" barrel Colt Single Action Army in preparation for an expected confrontation.

Tower Percussion Pistol

A girl aims a Tower Percussion Pistol at the Confederates.

Tower Percussion Pistol - .68 caliber
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M1841 Mississippi Rifle

Confederates and some men from Newton Knight are seen with M1841 Mississippi Rifles.

M1841 Mississippi rifle - .58 Minie ball
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Mississippi Rifles in the middle.

Enfield 1853

Many Confederates are armed with Enfield 1853 muskets. Some US soldiers also use this musket.

Enfield Pattern 1853 - .577 Minie ball
Newton Knight (Matthew McConaughey) with a Enfield 1853 in a trench.
Several Enfield 1853 muskets.
A line of Confederates with this musket.

Enfield Pattern 1861 Musketoon

An Enfield Pattern 1861 Musketoon is briefly seen.

Enfield Pattern 1861 Musketoon replica by Pedersoli.
The musketoon on the right.

Springfield Model 1861

US troops are armed with Springfield 1861 muskets.

Springfield 1861 - .58 caliber minie ball.
US soldiers prepare to open fire.


Double Barreled Percussion Shotgun

The Double Barreled Percussion Shotgun is the firearm seen in the hands of Newton Knight. It is worth noting that these are two different shotguns, since the first has an additional metal lining on the straight grip, and the second has a semi-pistol grip without it.

Double Barreled Percussion Shotgun - 10 Gauge
Newton Knight with the shotgun.
Girls, do you know how to shoot one of these?
Newton Knight prepares the shotgun.

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