|The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
|| United States
||December 25, 2008
Warner Bros. Pictures
The Kennedy/Marshall Company
The following weapons were used in the film The Curious Case of Benjamin Button:
The M1903 Springfield rifles are seen in the hands of American troops during the World War I battle that runs backward at the beginning of the film.
Springfield M1903 Mk 1 - .30-06
A U.S. soldier comes back alive with an M1903 Springfield.
Martin Gateau (Jacob Tolano
) with a slung M1903 Springfield as his father Monsieur Gateau (Elias Koteas
) says goodbye to him.
One of Captain Mike's (Jared Harris) tugboat crewmen is seen holding an M1911A1 pistol during the battle with the U-boat. The one in the movie is fitted with wooden grips.
World War 2 issued Colt M1911A1 Pistol - .45 ACP.
The crewman aims his M1911A1 at the U-boat.
Captain Mike gives his M1911A1 to a crewman.
Browning M2 Water Cooled
The water-cooled version of the Browning M2HB machine gun is seen used on the tugboat when Button (Brad Pitt) and the crew engage the German U-boat.
Browning M2 Water Cooled - .50 BMG
A crewman gets to a Browning M2 Water Cooled.
A crewman fires his Browning M2 Water Cooled at the U-boat.
An FPS view of the Browning M2 Water Cooled. Note how the weapon is obviously loaded with blank rounds.
The MG42 is used by the German U-boat crew when they engage Button's tugboat.
MG42 with sling and bipod collapsed - 7.92mm Mauser
A German U-boat crewman loads up his MG42.
The German crewman guns down many of the tugboat crewman with his MG42.
Oerlikon 20mm Cannon
A Oerlikon 20mm Cannon is also seen on the German U-boat.
An Oerlikon 20mm Cannon on a U-boat.