Argo
deadline.com Though the media often refers to SAG’s Outstanding Cast in a Motion Picture award as the guild’s version of Best Picture, SAG balks at the comparison saying their winners don’t always match up and in fact are strictly what they say it is, an honor for a cast. But with Argo‘s big win in SAG’s marquee film category tonight I think this year at least it definitely is a Best Picture award.
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Argo Synopsis and Credits

Based on true events, "Argo" chronicles the life-or-death covert operation to rescue six Americans, which unfolded behind the scenes of the Iran hostage crisis--the truth of which was unknown by the public for decades. On November 4, 1979, as the Iranian revolution reaches its boiling point, militants storm the U.S. embassy in Tehran, taking 52 Americans hostage. But, in the midst of the chaos, six Americans manage to slip away and find refuge in the home of the Canadian ambassador. Knowing it is only a matter of time before the six are found out and likely killed, a CIA "exfiltration" specialist named Tony Mendez (Affleck) comes up with a risky plan to get them safely out of the country. A plan so incredible, it could only happen in the movies.

"Argo" stars Adrienne Barbeau, Alan Arkin, Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, Clea DuVall, John Goodman, and Taylor Schilling.

Directed by Ben Affleck.
Written by Chris Terrio.
Produced by David Klawans, George Clooney, and Grant Heslov.
Production company/distributor: Warner Bros..

Release Date: October 12, 2012

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