Argo

Argo (2012)

  • R
  • 120 min
  • USA
  • drama, history, thriller
7.5/10

As the Iranian revolution reaches a boiling point, a CIA 'exfiltration' specialist concocts a risky plan to free six Americans who have found shelter at the home of the Canadian ambassador.

Director: Ben Affleck

Writer: Chris Terrio

Stars: Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin, John Goodman, Victor Garber

Argo

Argo (2012)

  • R
  • 120 min
  • USA
  • drama, history, thriller
7.5/10

As the Iranian revolution reaches a boiling point, a CIA 'exfiltration' specialist concocts a risky plan to free six Americans who have found shelter at the home of the Canadian ambassador.

Director: Ben Affleck

Writer: Chris Terrio

Stars: Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin, John Goodman, Victor Garber

Won 2013 Golden Globes Award for Best Motion Picture - Drama


Tense, exciting, and often darkly comic, Argo recreates a historical event with vivid attention to detail and finely wrought characters.

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Main Cast


Content


Tagline: The movie was fake. The mission was real.

Genres: drama, history, thriller

Keywords: cia, wife husband relationship, revolution, hiding place, press conference, biography, hanged man, american abroad, extraction, iran hostage crisis, intelligence agent, langley virginia, 1980s

Categories: iran, hostage, cia, escape, islamic revolution, embassy, cia agent, revolution, langley virginia, visa, year 1979, american abroad, rescue mission, exfiltration, hiding place

Certificate: R

Crew


Producer: Ben Affleck, George Clooney, Grant Heslov

Editor: William Goldenberg

Casting: Lora Kennedy, Åžafak Binay

Director of photography: Rodrigo Prieto

Original music composer: Alexandre Desplat

Costume design: Jacqueline West

Executive producer: Chris Brigham, Chay Carter, Tim Headington, Graham King, David Klawans, Nina Wolarsky

Production design: Sharon Seymour

Details


Runtime: 120 min

Country: USA

Language: English, Persian, Arabic

Sound Mix: SDDS, Datasat, Dolby Digital, Dolby Atmos

Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1

Color: Color