Argo
(Video) 

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Published
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2013].
Format
Video
Edition
Widescreen
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. 
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Published
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2013].
Edition
Widescreen
Language
English
UPC
883929242375

Notes

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.
General Note
Special feature: featurette Rescued from Tehran: we were there.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Rodrigo Prieto ; editor, William Goldenberg ; music composed and conducted by Alexandre Desplat.
Participants/Performers
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.
Description
On November 4, 1979, Iranian militants storm the American embassy in Tehran and capture dozens of American hostages, sparking a 444-day ordeal. There's a little-known footnote to the crisis: six Americans escape and a mid-level CIA agent named Antonio Mendez devises an ingenious yet incredibly risky plan to rescue them.
Target Audience
Rated R: Language and some violent images.
System Details
DVD, widescreen presentation, NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital surround (English 5.1, French 5.1, Spanish 5.1) ; dual-layer format.
Language
English, French (dubbed) and Spanish dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles and English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Awards
Academy Awards, 2013: Best achievement in editing, best motion picture, best writing, screenplay based on material previously produced or published.

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Heslov, G., Affleck, B., Clooney, G., Terrio, C., Arkin, A., Goodman, J., Cranston, B., Garber, V., Donovan, T., Du Vall, C., McNairy, S., Cochrane, R., Denham, C., Bishé, K., Chandler, K., Messina, C., Prieto, R., Goldenberg, W., Desplat, A., Mendez, A. J., & Bearman, J. (2013). Argo (Widescreen). Warner Home Video.

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

Grant Heslov et al.. 2013. Argo. Warner Home Video.

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

Grant Heslov et al.. Argo Warner Home Video, 2013.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Heslov, Grant, et al. Argo Widescreen, Warner Home Video, 2013.

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