Argo is a thriller film directed by Ben Affleck from a screenplay by Chris Terrio based on a true story. The film stars Ben Affleck as Tony Mendez, Bryan Cranston as Jack O'Donnell, Alan Arkin as Lester Siegel, John Goodman as John Chambers and Tate Donovan as Bob Anders.
The film tells the story of six US citizens who back in eighties needed to get away Tehran because of a hostile takeover of Americans working in an US Embassy. More than fifty people were held hostage for just over a year. It's a thrilling look at what real terrorism is and was when, with the assist of the Canadian Ambassador, a successful mission was carried out under the appearance of making a fake Sci-Fi film Called `Argo'.
If you missed this film in theaters, you'll be able to catch it when the Argo release on DVD and Blu-ray on February 19, 2013 by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment.
The home video release will have the following extras / bonus features
Rescued from Tehran: We Were There
Feature Length Picture in Picture: Eye Witness Account
Audio Commentary with Director Ben Affleck
“Rescued from Tehran: We Were There”
“Argo: Absolute Authenticity”
“Argo: The CIA & Hollywood Connection”
“Escape From Iran: The Hollywood Option”