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[United States] : Warner Home Video, 2013.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
0883929242375, 883929242375


General Note
Based on a selection from The master of disguise by Antonio J. Mendez, and the Wired magazine article "The great escape" by Joshuah Bearman.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Rodrigo Prieto ; production designer, Sharon Seymour ; editor, William Goldenberg ; costume designer, Jacqueline West ; music composed and conducted by Alexandre Desplat.
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.
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 agent named Antonio Mendez devised an ingenious yet incredibly risky plan to rescue them.
Target Audience
Rating: R; for language and some violent images.
System Details
DVD, region 1, dual-layer format, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital (English 5.1, French 5.1, Spanish 5.1 surround).
English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; subtitled in English for the deaf and hard of hearing.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Heslov, G., Affleck, B., Clooney, G., Terrio, C., Arkin, A., Goodman, J., Donovan, T., Garber, V., Cranston, B., Du Vall, C., Desplat, A., Mendez, A. J., & Bearman, J. (2013). Argo ([Rental edition].). Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Grant Heslov et al.. 2013. Argo. [United States]: Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Grant Heslov et al.. Argo [United States]: Warner Home Video, 2013.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Heslov, Grant, et al. Argo [Rental edition]., Warner Home Video, 2013.

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