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1612 (Original title is 1612: Хроники Смутного времени; 1612: Khroniki smutnogo vremeni, literal 1612: Chronicles of the Dark Time (or 1612: Chronicles of the Time of Troubles)) is a 2007 Russian historical epic movie, directed Vladimir Khotinenko. This is the second movie about Time of Troubles, the first being Minin and Pozharsky. The story takes place during the end of Time of Troubles, a period of when political upheaval, anarchy, and foreign invasion plagued the Tsardom of Russia. It is a mix of historical events and fantasy elements.
The following weapons were used in the film 1612:
Several Swedish and Polish mercenaries uses Wheellock Pistols throughout the film.
Brigand Osina (Aleksandr Baluev) carries an anachronistic Flintlock Pistol throughout the movie and fires it many times. Voevoda of the Navolok (Marat Basharov), Ivan Nikitich (uncredited), and several mercenaries also use flintlock pistols during the siege.
Kostka's (Artur Smolyaninov) personal firearm is a Wheellock Musket. Another model of the Wheellock Musket is used by Alvaro Borja (Ramón Langa). Andrei (Pyotr Kislov) also briefly holds Alvaro's musket.
Nearly all Polish and Swedish mercenaries, as well as several Russian soldiers and militia (irregular soldiers), can be seen armed with Matchlock Muskets. One can be briefly seen in the hands of Kostka (Artur Smolyaninov).
Polish mercenaries uses Fuse Grenades during the siege of Navolok.
Navolok defenders uses improvised grenades made from clay pots.
Grenade Launchers & Mortars
Matchlock Hand Mortar
Ivan Nikitich fires a matchlock hand mortar.
Polish mercenaries uses heavy mortars during the siege.
Russian soldiers and Polish mercenaries fire cannons many times.
Andrei (Pyotr Kislov) made a Leather Cannon. It's historically correct. This was an actual cannon.