|In the Name of the Father
|| United Kingdom|
||Hell's Kitchen Films
The following weapons were used in the film In the Name of the Father:
British troops in Belfast are armed with the L1A1 SLR, the British variant of the FN FAL. Some of the rifles seen appear to be early model L1A1s with wooden furniture and the original cylindrical wood carry handle.
L1A1 SLR, early model with wood furniture and cylindrical carry handle - 7.62x51mm NATO
British soldiers armed with the L1A1. Note the weapon carried by the center soldier has an open bolt; Meaning before he can fire the weapon he must first manually move the bolt forward to closing position.
A British soldier takes aim with the L1A1.
British soldiers entering a suspected IRA house with their L1A1 at the ready.
Sterling SMGs are used by British forces as well; some of this footage would later be reused for Season 2 of the series JAG.
Sterling Submachine Gun - 9mm
The soldier in the middle holds the Sterling.
A British soldier holds the Sterling; this footage would later be reused for Season 2 of the series JAG
An IRA member uses an Armalite AR-18 to threaten Gerry Conlon (Daniel Day-Lewis).
The pistol seen pulled on Gerry appears to be a Browning BDA, but upon closer inspection, could be a Umarex GPDA replica.
Right side view of the weapon. Note the barely visible external extractor.
Remington 870 shotgun
When the trial begins the police guarding the court house are seen with Remington 870 shotguns.
Remington 870 Police Magnum Riot Shotgun - 12 gauge
Smith & Wesson Model 10 HB
During the riot and later arrest the officers/military are seen armed with Smith & Wesson Model 10 HB revolvers.
Smith & Wesson Model 10 HB (heavy barrel) revolver (Post 1950s Model) - .38 Special