Argo

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Argo is a smart, breezy mixture of spy thriller and history lesson where for once Hollywood saved the day in the real world. ★★★★★

Express

The dialogue is fast-moving, sharply cynical, and often bitterly funny. ★★★★★

The Sunday Telegraph

Ben Affleck continues his metamorphis into one of cinemas most exciting directors with this flawless political thriller. Intelligent, classy and unexpectedly funny, a real treat. ★★★★★

The Sun

Argo - Awards

  • 2013 - BAFTA: Best Director
  • 2013 - BAFTA: Best Film
  • 2012 - Golden Globe: Best Picture
  • 2013 - BAFTA: Best Editing
  • 2013 - Golden Globe: Best Director
  • 2012 - Oscar: Film Editing
  • 2012 - Oscar: Best Picture
  • 2012 - Oscar: Best Adapted Screenplay

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Summary

Argo

As the Iranian Revolution takes over the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, six Americans escape. Now only one man can get them out from behind enemy lines. Tony Mendez is a brilliant CIA agent who specialises in impossible escapes, but his new plan is as daring as it is desperate. Disguised as a film crew, Tony and the fugitives must hide in plain sight, where the slightest slip up could end in instant death. 

Academy Award® winner* Ben Affleck directs and stars in a thriller based on an unbelievable true story. The powerful cast includes Emmy Award winners Bryan Cranston and John Goodman, as well as Academy Award® winner* Alan Arkin.

  • 3 OSCAR® WINS:
    • BEST PICTURE
    • BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
    • BEST EDITING
  • 3 BAFTA® WINS:
    • BEST FILM
    • BEST DIRECTOR
    • BEST EDITING