Argo (2012)

Rating
R
Genre
Drama, Thriller
release date
Director
Ben Affleck
Written by
Cast
Alan Arkin, Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, John Goodman, Kyle Chandler, Scoot McNairy

Trailers

Reviews

  • ‘Argo’ Review

    Affleck successfully uses history to tap into very real fears (both personal and political) about what may come tomorrow. As a director, he’s three for three, by my count.

    (58) by Kofi Outlaw

Podcasts

  • Academy Awards 2013 – SR Underground Ep. 80

    We recap the winners of the 2013 Academy Awards, discuss the casting of Megan Fox as April O’Neil in ‘Ninja Turtles,’ give an update on ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,’ and catch up with ‘Arrested Development.’

    (40) by Ben Kendrick
  • ‘Argo’ & ‘Sinister’ – SR Underground Ep. 61

    We review ‘Argo’ and ‘Sinister,’ give a rundown of the coolest moments from New York Comic-Con 2012, and discuss Fox’s reported frustration with the ‘Chronicle 2′ script.

    (38) by Ben Kendrick

Synopsis

Posing as a movie producer going on a location scout for a science-fiction film, CIA agent Tony Mendez (Affleck) launches a dangerous operation to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the Iranian hostage crisis in the 1980s.