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Uniform Title Argo (Motion picture)
Title Argo [videorecording] / 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.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2013]


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Description 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
Description digital optical surround rda
Dolby Digital
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Based on a selection from The master of disguise by Antonio J. Mendez, and the Wired magazine article "The great escape" by Joshuah Bearman.
Special feature: featurette Rescued from Tehran: we were there.
Credits Director of photography, Rodrigo Prieto ; editor, William Goldenberg ; music composed and conducted by Alexandre Desplat ; executive producers, David Klawans, Nina Wolarsky, Chris Brigham, Chay Carter, Graham King, Tim Headington ; production designer, Sharon Seymour ; costume designer, Jacqueline West.
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, Željko Ivanek, Titus Welliver, Keith Szarabajka, Bob Gunton, Richard Kind, Richard Dillane, Omid Abtahi, Page Leong, Farshad Farahat, Sheila Vand.
Summary On November 4, 1979, Iranian militants stormed the American embassy in Tehran and captured dozens of American hostages, sparking a 444-day ordeal. There's a little-known footnote to the crisis: six Americans escaped and a mid-level CIA agent named Antonio Mendez devised an ingenious yet incredibly risky plan to rescue them.
Audience MPAA rating: R; language and some violent images.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional French or Spanish subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Subject Mendez, Antonio J. -- Drama.
United States. Central Intelligence Agency -- Drama.
Iran Hostage Crisis, 1979-1981 -- Drama.
Americans -- Iran -- Drama.
Intelligence officers -- United States -- Drama.
Rehenes de Teherán, Crisis de los, 1979-1981 -- Teatro.
Americanos -- Irán -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Film adaptations.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Heslov, Grant, 1963- Producer.
Affleck, Ben, 1972- Producer. Director. Actor.
Clooney, George. Producer.
Terrio, Chris. Screenwriter.
Arkin, Alan. Actor.
Goodman, John, 1952- Actor.
Cranston, Bryan, 1956- Actor.
Garber, Victor. Actor.
Donovan, Tate. Actor.
Du Vall, Clea. Actor.
McNairy, Scoot. Actor.
Cochrane, Rory. Actor.
Denham, Christopher. Actor.
Bishé, Kerry, 1984- Actor.
Chandler, Kyle. Actor.
Messina, Chris. Actor.
Ivanek, Zeljko, 1957- Actor.
Welliver, Titus. Actor.
Szarabajka, Keith. Actor.
Gunton, Bob. Actor.
Kind, Richard. Actor.
Dillane, Richard. Actor.
Abtahi, Omid. Actor.
Leong, Page. Actor.
Farahat, Farshad. Actor.
Vand, Sheila. Actor.
Klawans, David. Producer.
Wolarsky, Nina. Producer.
Brigham, Chris. Producer.
Carter, Chay, 1974- Producer.
King, Graham, 1961- Producer.
Headington, Tim. Producer.
Prieto, Rodrigo. Cinematographer.
Seymour, Sharon. Artistic director.
Goldenberg, William. Film editor.
Desplat, Alexandre. Composer.
West, Jacqueline. Costume designer.
Mendez, Antonio J. Master of disguise.
Bearman, Joshuah. Great escape.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
GK Films (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Smokehouse Pictures (Firm)
Added Title Rescued from Tehran.
Standard No. 883929241392
Music No. 2000074463 Warner Home Video
3000048770 Warner Home Video

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