Hollywood Weapons: Fact or Fiction?

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Each episode our hosts take a scene from a TV show or Movie where a weapon is used, and test that weapon using real world conditions to see if it's Fact or Fiction.

Monday at 09:00PM et/pt on Outdoor Channel
2 Seasons, 16 Episodes
July 6, 2016
Reality
7.6/10
Cast: Terry Schappert, Larry Zanoff, Pompeyo Cepeda, Andre G. Ellingson
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Hollywood Weapons: Fact or Fiction?
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Hollywood Weapons: Fact or Fiction? Full Episode Guide

  • Terry and Larry test a famous scene from "Underworld" with Kate Beckensale; Terry attempts to shoot a circle around himself in the floor and fall through to save himself from the pack of werewolves.

  • Terry and Larry will test different famous shots from westerns. Can you shoot a cowboy hat off the bad guy? Will a shotgun blast really throw you back through a window? Can a single shot from a colt revolver break shackles?

  • Terry and Larry test 2 scenes from Mel Gibson's film Payback. Mel's character is in the back of a taxi when 4 bad guys pull up next to him in an SUV, they open fire and Mel uses a bad guy in the cab as a shield.

  • Terry and Larry test a famous scene from an X-Men film; they attempt to see if one can split a bullet with a katana sword.

  • Terry and Larry test a scene from "Reindeer Games" when Ben Affleck and Charlize Theron get trapped under a frozen lake; they shoot three shots with a 12-gauge shotgun underwater to blast a hole in the ice to escape.

  • Terry and Larry test two scenes from "Justified" where Terry, as Raylan Givins, finds himself in a bathtub and a dead body lying over top of him; a woman stands ready to end his life when Raylan shoots his service revolver.

  • Terry and Larry test the effectiveness of driving a vehicle with fully automatic machine guns mounted to the car, just like James Bond does with his Aston Martin DB5.

  • Testing one of the most requested films, Quigley Down Under. Terry will see if he can hit a 564-yard shot with a Sharps rifle and then we will attempt the Quigley. An 800-yard shot, trying to kill 2 bad guys with 1 bullet!

  • In a "Star Trek" episode, Captain James T. Kirk mixes gunpowder by hand and fires a canon to defeat the Gorn. Can Terry pull it off as well?

  • In "The Score," Nick Wells cuts into a safe, fills it with water and blows it up. Terry enlists the help of a special effects guru to test the scene.

  • Joined by Bill Duke from "Predator," our host finds out whether it's possible to clear-cut a jungle forest with a minigun.

  • Terry tests jaw-dropping feats from the "Rambo" films -- from shooting an arrow through a skull to firing an M60 machine gun with one hand.

  • Terry explores the mechanics of a scene in "Die Hard" where John McClane, tied to a fire hose, shoots through a glass window in a high-rise building.

  • In "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly," Clint Eastwood's character shoots down a hangman's noose three times. Can you really break a rope with a rifle?

  • Terry revisits an iconic scene from "Jaws" in which a bullet strikes and explodes a scuba tank lodged in the mouth of a shark.

  • Terry talks to actor Thomas Gibson about a scene in "Criminal Minds" and tests the possibility of firing a gun through a windshield underwater.