The single barreled version appears in Saving Private Ryan. The Germans never had a proper heavy machine gun (the MG34 on a tripod . Here is the entire bodycount breakdown of the film, Saving Private Ryan: Toynbe and 5 other Allies are blown up by the Nazi's 20 MM Artillery Cannon. Saving Private Ryan mistakes, goofs, trivia, quotes, trailers, pictures and more. of fire, his BAR barrel would be far too hot to touch, let alone pick the rifle up by.