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Matinee Thursdays: Argo

May 16, 2013

Program Locations:

Epiphany Library

 

Ben Affleck, Alan Arkin, Bryan Cranston 

Warner Bros.; Directed by Ben Affleck

Rated R; 120 minutes; 2012 

When militants seize control of the U.S. embassy in Tehran during the height of the Iranian Revolution, CIA agent Tony Mendez creates a fake Hollywood film production in order to rescue a group of American diplomats who have sought refuge at the home of a Canadian ambassador. Inspired by actual events.