Argo

Also Known As

Escape from Tehran ( USA )

7.8

Argo

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Ben Affleck

Tony Mendez

Bryan Cranston

Jack O'Donnell

Alan Arkin

Lester Siegel

John Goodman

John Chambers

Storyline

In 1979, the American embassy in Iran was invaded by Iranian revolutionaries and several Americans were taken hostage. However, six managed to escape to the official residence of the Canadian Ambassador and the CIA was ordered to get them out of the country. With few options, exfiltration expert Tony Mendez devised a daring plan: create a phony Canadian film project looking to shoot in Iran and smuggle the Americans out as its production crew. With the help of some ... more


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ILuvMovies

Karma20606

Grade

A+

Fantastic movie05 June 2015

Faithful account of the American Embassy hostage crisis in Iran. Great screenplay full of drama, suspense and action. Well acted and deserved Oscar winner for Best Film. One to watch for lovers of history.

Nugget

Karma10822

Grade

B+

good movie.09 April 2015

great film. quite heavy. must concentrate whilst watching!

Heather

Karma32669

Grade

B+

It Was Okay01 July 2014

This movie was okay.

CDMA

Karma29343

Grade

A+

I really enjoyed this!12 May 2014

I had not heard of the Iranian crisis in 1979 but after watching this I certainly learnt a thing or two! Great acting and screenplay!

Zerenity

Karma36619

Grade

A+

Recommended12 May 2014

This was a great film by Ben Afflick. The storyline was great. Definitely learnt something about history here.

dka

Karma10667

Grade

A+

Great movie.29 January 2014

A good movie, worth to watch...will keep you intrested whole time

Odiham

Karma1207

Grade

A+

Gripping Story27 August 2013

Excellent story and very well cast. Waited a while to watch it but that didn't matter, very good and enjoyable. Highly recommended and the ending will have you on the edge of the sofa!!

Srini

Karma922

Grade

A+

Just don't miss this one.27 April 2013

Not to be missed. It's brilliant!

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