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Author: Grant HeslovBen AffleckGeorge ClooneyChris TerrioAlan ArkinAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Videodisc : Blu-ray disc   Visual material : English : Blu-ray edView all editions and formats
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On November 4, 1979, Iranian militants stormed the American embassy in Tehran and captured dozens of American hostages, sparking a 444-day ordeal and a quake in global politics still felt today. But there's a little-known footnote to the crisis: six Americans escaped. And a mid-level agent named Antonio Mendez devised an ingenious yet incredibly risky plan to rescue them.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Blu-ray discs
Teatro
Named Person: Antonio J Mendez; Antonio J Mendez
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Grant Heslov; Ben Affleck; George Clooney; Chris Terrio; Alan Arkin; John Goodman; Bryan Cranston; Victor Garber; Tate Donovan; Clea Du Vall; Scoot McNairy; Rory Cochrane; Christopher Denham; Kerry Bishé; Kyle Chandler; Chris Messina; Rodrigo Prieto; William Goldenberg; Alexandre Desplat; Antonio J Mendez; Joshuah Bearman; Warner Home Video (Firm); GK Films (Los Angeles, Calif.); Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ); Smoke House Pictures.
OCLC Number: 823870460
Language Note: English or Spanish dialogue with English or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Credits: Director of photography, Rodrigo Prieto ; editor, William Goldenberg ; music composed and conducted by Alexandre Desplat.
Cast: Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin, John Goodman, Victor Garber, Tate Donovan, Clea DuVall, Scoot McNairy, Rory Cochrane, Christopher Denham, Kerry Bishé, Kyle Chandler, Chris Messina.
Awards: Academy Awards, 2013: Best achievement in editing, best motion picture, best writing, screenplay based on material previously produced or published.
Target Audience: MPAA Rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Blu-ray, 16x9 (2.4:1) aspect ratio; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (English), Dolby Digital 5.1 (Spanish); 1080p high definition.; Blu-ray disc for use only with Blu-ray disc players, Blu-ray disc computer drives and Playstation 3 game consoles.
Other Titles: Argo (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with GK Films a Smokehouse Pictures production ; produced by Grant Heslov, Ben Affleck, George Clooney ; screenplay by Chris Terrio ; directed by Ben Affleck.

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On November 4, 1979, Iranian militants stormed the American embassy in Tehran and captured dozens of American hostages, sparking a 444-day ordeal and a quake in global politics still felt today. But there's a little-known footnote to the crisis: six Americans escaped. And a mid-level agent named Antonio Mendez devised an ingenious yet incredibly risky plan to rescue them.

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