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Argo / Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with GK Films a Smokehouse Pictures production ; produced by Grant Heslov, Ben Affleck, George Clooney ; screenplay by Chris Terrio ; directed by Ben Affleck.

DVD DVD ([2013])
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2013]
7 of 9 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Gloucester.
0 current holds with 9 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult DVDs DVD/SUSPENSE/ Argo (Text to Phone) Available -

  • Edition: [English/French/Spanish letterbox widescreen version].
General Note: Academy Awards, 2013: Best achievement in editing, best motion picture, best writing, screenplay based on material previously produced or published.
English, French (dubbed) and Spanish dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles and English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Special feature: featurette Rescued from Tehran: we were there.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Based on a selection from The master of disguise by Antonio J. Mendez, and the Wired magazine article "The great escape" by Joshuah Bearman.
Creation/Production Credits: Director of photography, Rodrigo Prieto ; editor, William Goldenberg ; music composed and conducted by Alexandre Desplat.
Participant or Performer: 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.
Summary: 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.
Authors: Heslov, Grant, 1963- (Producer). Affleck, Ben, 1972- (Producer, Director, Actor). Clooney, George. (Producer). Terrio, Chris. (Screenwriter). Arkin, Alan. (Actor). Goodman, John, 1952- (Actor). Cranston, Bryan, 1956- (Actor). Garber, Victor. (Actor). Donovan, Tate. (Actor). Du Vall, Clea. (Actor). McNairy, Scoot. (Actor). Cochrane, Rory. (Actor). Denham, Christopher. (Actor). Bishé, Kerry, 1984- (Actor). Chandler, Kyle. (Actor). Messina, Chris. (Actor). Prieto, Rodrigo. (Cinematographer). Goldenberg, William. (Film editor). Desplat, Alexandre. (Composer). Mendez, Antonio J (Added Author). Bearman, Joshuah (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). GK Films (Los Angeles, Calif.) (Added Author). Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ) (Added Author). Smokehouse Pictures (Firm) (Added Author).
Additional Title: Rescued from Tehran.
Citation: Heslov, Grant. "Argo." Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2013.
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