Ben Affleck’s very timely “Argo” hits theaters next month. The film, a true story about how the CIA hoodwinked some Islamist types during the Iranian hostage situation (yeah, this is gonna go over well over there, heh), is already being talked about as a major contender come awards season. Find out for yourself when it opens. Until then, Warner has released a new batch of images from the true-story drama, which finds Affleck directing and starring. Please to look.
Based on true events, Warner Bros. Pictures’ and GK Films’ dramatic thriller “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.
Also starring Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin, John Goodman, Kerry Bishé, Kyle Chandler, Rory Cochrane, Christopher Denham, Tate Donovan, Clea DuVall, Victor Garber, Zeljko Ivanek, Richard Kind, Scoot McNairy, Chris Messina, Michael Parks, Taylor Schilling.
Saving the day October 12, 2012.
Four of the 30+ new images below. See the rest in our “Argo” preview page.