The Avengers is the 2012 comic book feature film directed by Joss Whedon (the creator of Buffy the Vampire Slayer) that brings together the four Marvel superheroes featured in Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, Thor, and Captain America: The First Avenger. The film that shattered box office records featured an amazing amount of firearms. Take a look at the arsenal.
The following weapons are used in the film The Avengers:
NYPD officers are seen with the Glock 19. SHIELD Agent Maria Hill (Cobie Smulders) also carries a Glock.
Glock 19 – 9x19mm
NYPD officers firing their Glocks from behind their squad cars.
SHIELD Agent Maria Hill (Cobie Smulders) also carries a Glock 19.
Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) carries a pair of Glock 26s in dual thigh holsters.
Glock 26 – 9x19mm
A publicity still of Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) with the Glock 26.
A production photo of Black Widow firing the Glock 26s.
A pic from the trailer shows Black Widow with her holstered Glock 26s.
Black Widow reloading her Glock 26 while standing next to Thor (Chris Hemsworth).
Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) holds her Glock 26 as she is seen next to Captain America (Chris Evans).
Smith & Wesson M&P
SHIELD Director Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) can be seen carrying the Smith & Wesson M&P as his sidearm.
Smith & Wesson M&P – 9x19mm
A publicity still of SHIELD Director Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) with a pair of Smith & Wesson M&P handguns.
A production image of Nick Fury firing his M&P.
Nick Fury opens fire with his M&P.
Heckler & Koch P30
Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner) carries a Heckler & Koch P30 as his sidearm.
Heckler & Koch P30 – 9x19mm
Promotional image:The P30 is visible in Hawkeye’s holster.
NYPD officers are also seen with Remington 870 shotguns.
Remington 870 Police Magnum Riot Shotgun – 12 gauge
A NYPD officer aiming a Remington 870 from behind a squad car.
Heckler & Koch MP5K
The Heckler & Koch MP5K is another weapon carried by the mercenaries accompanying Hawkeye.
The TDI Vector is seen being used by one of the mercenaries accompanying Hawkeye as they board the ship. It is seen again later as the mercenary shoots at Captain America.
Kriss Vector with TDI vertical foregrip and EOTech XPS2-0
Members of the New York National Guard are seen with M4A1 Carbines during the battle on the streets of Manhattan. SHIELD agents carry M4A1 while escorting a restrained Loki.
Colt M4A1 Carbine with M68 Aimpoint reflex optic and Knight’s Armament RAS railed handguard and vertical forward grip – 5.56x45mm
A production image of M4A1-equipped SHIELD agents escort Loki (Tom Hiddleston).
Another shot of the SHIELD agents with Loki.
National Guard soldiers aim their M4A1s while a few of them cover fleeing civilians.
A soldier opens fire with his M4A1.
Noveske Rifleworks Diplomat
Steve Rogers/Captain America (Chris Evans) is briefly seen firing a Noveske Rifleworks Diplomat taken from a mercenary disguised as a SHIELD agent. The rifle appears to fitted with a Vltor VIS upper.
Noveske Rifleworks Diplomat with M68 Aimpoint red dot scope and Surefire M900 weaponlight foregrip – 5.56x45mm
Steve Rogers/Captain America (Chris Evans) is briefly seen firing a Noveske Rifleworks Diplomat with Vltor VIS upper.
Promotional image: the SHIELD agent on the right is carrying a Diplomat.
Mercenaries disguised as SHIELD agents can be seen carrying accessorized AKM rifles.
AKM – 7.62x39mm
Promotional image: the SHIELD agent on the left is carrying an AKM.
SIG SG 552
The SIG SG 552 assault rifle is another rifle used by the mercenaries accompanying Hawkeye.
SIG SG 552 fitted with scope rail – 5.56x45mm
A US Army HMMWV can be seen with a pintle mounted Browning M2HB.
Browning M2HB on vehicle mount – .50 BMG
The HMMWV entering the from the right of the frame is fitted with an M2HB.
The leading HMMWV with the mounted M2HBs.
A US Army soldier grips the butterfly handles of the M2HB.
SHIELD Director Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) can be seen using an Airtronic RPG-7 launcher (a modernised US manufactured version of the RPG-7) to fire a custom warhead at a plane launching off the SHIELD helicarrier.
Airtronic RPG-7 – 40mm
Nick Fury aiming the Airtronic RPG-7 with a custom warhead.
The Airtronic RPG-7 fired.
Mk 19 grenade launcher
The Mk 19 grenade launcher is seen mounted on several Humvees.
Mk 19 grenade launcher 40mm in vehicle mounting
The second HMMWV has the Mk 19 mounted on top.
MM1 grenade launcher
What appears to be an MM1 grenade launcher is used by a member of the tactical team sent on a capture mission.
MM1 grenade launcher – 40mm.
What appears to be an MM1 grenade launcher is used by a member of the tactical team sent on a capture mission (this is not clearly seen in the final film).