Preview: Argo (2012)


During the Iranian revolution, a group of American embassy workers seek refuge in the Canadian embassy where a CIA operative hatches a risky plan to rescue them by posing as a Canadian film crew making a genre flick in the war-tearing nation.

  • Poster: -


There was no poster immediately available for my review. Should one become available in the future, this section will be updated.

  • Trailer: A-


This looks like a compelling blend of lighthearted fun and thought-provoking drama combined into a period film filled with interesting ideas and intriguing situations.

Oscar Prospects:

After two near misses, I think the Academy will finally pay attention to Ben Affleck. The film has a good shot at a number of nominations, but we'll need to wait for it to release before we can know for certain.

Release Date:

  • October 12, 2012