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In the movie "Blue Ruin", what type of gun is used most by the protagonist? It looks like an AK47 or some type of assault rifle, but what exact type is it?

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In the photos it looks like an AK-47, but in this shot here: cinapse.co/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/… it looks like a mini-14. But I'm no weapons expert. –  DustinDavis Apr 29 '14 at 20:20
Had a look on the Internet Movie Firearms Database (www.imfdb.org), nothing there for that film. –  Tom77 Apr 29 '14 at 20:52
Found another clip with some more views: vimeo.com/45131708 –  Thom Blair III Apr 29 '14 at 21:16
@Tom77 - That's a real thing? Wow! –  System Down Apr 30 '14 at 16:43
@SystemDown Yep. One of my favorite entries is for the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly. I always thought that some of the "cannon" shown in the bridge scenes were made up, but they are real howitzers. Check out the sled-base caldron mortars. :) –  CGCampbell Sep 22 '14 at 16:00

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This appears to be an M14 used by the US Military 1959–1964 and is still in service by other countries:

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M14 from Google Images

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It's specifically described in the movie by his friend as a Ruger Mini 14, not an M14. It also referenced the stainless Mini 14 from A-Team.
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