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Man from U.N.C.L.E., The (2015)

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. poster.jpg
Country Flag of the United States.jpg United States of America
Directed by Guy Ritchie
Release Date 2015
Studio Wigram Productions
Distributor Warner Bros. Pictures
Main Cast
Character Actor
Napoleon Solo Henry Cavill
Illya Kuryakin Armie Hammer
Mr. Waverly Hugh Grant
Gaby Teller Alicia Vikander
Victoria Vinciguerra Elizabeth Debicki

The Man from U.N.C.L.E. is the 2015 feature film adaptation of the 1964 television series of the same name that was created by Sam Rolfe and starred Robert Vaughn and David McCallum. Like the series, the film is set during the height of the Cold War in the early 1960's and chronicles the meeting and subsequent teaming up of American CIA agent Napoleon Solo (Henry Cavill) and Russian KGB Agent Illya Kuryakin (Armie Hammer) in order to stop a mysterious international criminal organization, whose goal is to destabilize the fragile balance of power through the proliferation of nuclear weapons and technology.

The following weapons were used in the film The Man from U.N.C.L.E.:



Browning Hi-Power

Napoleon Solo (Henry Cavill) carries a Browning Hi-Power as his personal sidearm. Illya Kuryakin (Armie Hammer) uses one later in the film as well.

Browning Hi-Power fitted with suppressor - 9x19mm
Napoleon screws a suppressor onto his HP.
Napoleon with the suppressed Browning in an official image. Looking very James Bond-esque, perhaps a little foreshadowing?!?
The same shot as above from the film.
Browning Hi-Power - 9x19mm.
Illya draws his own HP at the end of the film.
Illya's HP laying on the ground.
The HP in Alexander Vinciguerra (Luca Calvani) hand, hammer now cocked.
Napoleon prepares his own Hi-Power.

Makarov PM

Illya Kuryakin (Armie Hammer) and East German police (Volkspolizei) officers are seen with the Makarov PM as their primary firearm.

Russian Makarov PM - 9x18mm Makarov
An East German officer with his PM drawn on Illya.
Illya now with that officer's PM.
Silenced Makarov PM.
Illya draws his own suppressed PM.
Illya with his suppressed PM.

SIG P210

One of the muggers (Riccardo Flammini) draws a SIG P210 on Illya.

SIG P210 (1970s Manufacture) - 9x19mm
The mugger with his P210 drawn.

Walther PPK

Victoria Vinciguerra (Elizabeth Debicki) is seen firing a Walther PPK.

Walther PPK - 7.65 mm Browning aka .32 ACP
Vinciguerra firing her PPK

Walther GSP Expert

Illya Kuryakin (Armie Hammer) uses a modified Walther GSP Expert at the end of the film. Equipped with a custom pistol grip, shoulder stock, suppressor, scope, extended magazine and extended barrel, this appears to be an homage to the U.N.C.L.E. Custom Pistol from the series, which was a similarly modified Walther P38. But, as Illya is the only one to use it in the film, and since the United Network Command for Law and Enforcement only came about at the end of the film, this can be more accurately described as a KGB Custom Pistol. Also unlike the original UNCLE pistol, it's never seen used as a pistol, only as a carbine. The only shot of it disassembled is during the end credits.

Walther GSP Expert - .22LR
Illya with the custom carbine during the final assault.
Illya clears the compound with his custom carbine.
Illya clears the compound with his custom carbine.
Illya with the custom pistol.
The custom carbine slung on Illya's back. This is almost definitely a rubber stunt prop.
A shot of the disassembled weapon during the end credits. Firstly, we can see that the compensator has been removed entirely, secondly, that it has a front sight post, just forward of the front scope mount, and thirdly, that the pistol has some barrel (threaded) even without the extended barrel, and finally that the extended barrel's muzzle end is the same diameter as the pistol's barrel, and that its rear end is far larger, all implying that it is actually an optional screw-over extension, and that not only can the pistol be used without the extension (like the original) but that it can be suppressed while doing so.

Submachine Guns

East German border guards and police are armed with PPSh-41s.

Soviet PPSh-41 Submachine Gun - 7.62x25mm Tokarev
East German border guards with their PPSh's at Checkpoint Charlie.
East German border guards with their PPSh's at Checkpoint Charlie.
East German border guards prepare to open fire with their PPSh's.

Walther MPK

Vinciguerra henchmen are armed with Walther MPKs.

Walther MPK with stock unfolded - 9x19mm
An unconscious Vinciguerra henchman with his MPK slung across his back. The stock is still folded here.
The henchman in the foreground is armed with an MPL, the one in the back has an MPK.
A Vinciguerra henchman firing his MPK.
A pair of Vinciguerra henchman with their MPKs.

Walther MPL

At least one Vinciguerra henchman is armed with a Walther MPL.

Walther MPL with stock extended - 9x19mm
The henchman in the foreground is armed with an MPL. Note the position of the bolt handle relative to the barrel.

Sterling SMG

Napoleon Solo (Henry Cavill) as well as members of the Royal Marines are seen using Sterling SMGs.

Sterling Mk. IV Submachine Gun - 9x19mm
Napoleon and the Royal Marine commandos with their Sterlings.
Napoleon and the Royal Marine commandos with their Sterlings.
Napoleon with a Sterling and Illya with his custom carbine as they clear the compound.
A Royal Marine guard with his Sterling back on the HMS Ark Royal.


M1 Carbine

American troops are armed with M1 Carbines at Checkpoint Charlie.

Korean War Era M1 Carbine, with Birch Stock, Adjustable sight, bayonet lug, and twin magazine pouch - .30 Carbine
An American soldier with his M1 Carbine.


East German border guards are armed with a Kalashnikov-type weapon, and other than the fact that they're chambered in 7.62x39mm, it's impossible to determine anything more precise than that.

Two border guards with their AKs at Checkpoint Charlie. It does appear that the AK in the foreground has an open front sight and does not have the slanted compensator.
Two border guards with their AKs. It's obvious this one is chambered in 7.62x39mm.

SIG SG 542

Vinciguerra henchmen are also armed with SIG SG 542s, which would be anachronistic since this rifle was introduced in 1977 and this movie takes place in 1963.

SIG SG 542 - 7.62x51mm NATO
A Vinciguerra guard with his rifle.
A Vinciguerra guard with his rifle.
A Vinciguerra guard with his rifle.
A Vinciguerra guard with his SG 542 in the sights of a Royal Marine sniper.

Unidentified sniper rifle (Probably a Lee-Enfield L42A1)

A Royal Marine sniper uses a bolt-action sniper rifle to pick off guards during the final assault. It's not possible to make a positive ID, as the same netting that breaks up the sniper's outline also hinders proper identification, but based on the Lee-Enfield bolt handle, time period, and its usage with Royal Marines, this is most likely the L42A1.

The Royal Marine sniper and his spotter.
The sniper works the bolt as he dispatches the guards during the assault.


Royal Marines guards are armed with L1A1 SLRs.

L1A1 SLR - 7.62x51mm NATO
A marine with his SLR. This one has wooden furniture.
While another marine has one with plastic furniture.

Machine guns/Other

Browning M2HB

A Browning M2HB is mounted on an American M41 Walker Bulldog at Checkpoint Charlie.

Browning M2HB - .50 BMG
An M2HB mounted on the M41 Walker Bulldog to the left.


A Vinciguerra patrol boat has a pair of FN MAG machine guns mounted in a twin turret.

FN MAG 58 - 7.62x51mm NATO
The dual MAGs firing.
The dual MAGs firing from behind.
UNCLE2015 MAG 03.jpg

Hispano Mk V 20mm cannon

The Hawker Sea Hawks on board the HMS Ark Royal are presumably armed with four 20mm Hispano Mk V cannons.

Hispano-Suiza HS.404 20mm with ammo drum
Hawker Sea Hawks on the flight deck of the Ark Royal. The Ace of Diamonds on the planes indicate that they belong to 806 Naval Air Squadron, who were the first, and last FAA squadron to fly Sea Hawks, but was decommissioned in December of 1960, which makes their presence in the film an anachronism.

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