Midway USA's Gun Stories

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  • 2011
  • 2 Seasons
  • 7.8  (51)

Midway USA's Gun Stories is a multi-part television series about guns. It selects one firearm per episode to explore. This series takes the time to look at each gun with an in-depth view of the gun's history. This history starts with design and goes through to manufacturing as well as the sales aspect of each type of gun. Guns are a weapon with their own fascination. They are used as killing machines which are up close and personal for the person who wields them. This show takes the time to delve deeply into the history of a selection of these weapons.

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Seasons
The History of Ignition Systems
10. The History of Ignition Systems
August 16, 2017
Joe Mantegna discusses various ignition systems dating back to the 17th century.
The MP38, MP40
9. The MP38, MP40
August 9, 2017
The MP 38 and MP 40 submachine guns.
The Guns Of Teddy Roosevelt
8. The Guns Of Teddy Roosevelt
August 2, 2017
Joe Mantegna takes an in-depth look at the President's famed trip to Africa.
The Beretta 92
7. The Beretta 92
July 26, 2017
A look at the history of the Beretta 92.
Model 1911
6. Model 1911
July 19, 2017
A look at the history of the Model 1911
The Glock
5. The Glock
July 12, 2017
A look at the history of the Glock
The Guns of John Dillinger
4. The Guns of John Dillinger
July 5, 2017
While the bloody arc of John Dillinger's life is well known, less time has been spent on the convergence of 2 technologies that made Dillinger possible, cars and guns.
The Browning Auto 5
3. The Browning Auto 5
June 28, 2017
Joe Mantegna explores the origins of the famous Browning shotgun.
Guns of Little Big Horn: 7th Cavalry
2. Guns of Little Big Horn: 7th Cavalry
February 21, 2017
Joe Mantegna and numerous experts explore the history of guns used by Gen. Custer at Little Big Horn.
Lee Enfield Rifle
1. Lee Enfield Rifle
February 7, 2017
Joe Mantegna and numerous experts explore the history of the Lee Enfield bolt-action rifle.
Description

Midway USA's Gun Stories is a multi-part television series about guns. It selects one firearm per episode to explore.

This series takes the time to look at each gun with an in-depth view of the gun's history. This history starts with design and goes through to manufacturing as well as the sales aspect of each type of gun.

Guns are a weapon with their own fascination. They are used as killing machines which are up close and personal for the person who wields them. This show takes the time to delve deeply into the history of a selection of these weapons.

  • Premiere Date
    June 29, 2011
  • IMDB Rating
    7.8  (51)