ARGO: Behind the Scenes

American Thinker

Argo: Behind the Scenes

The current number two box-office hit, ARGO, deals with the exfiltration plan formulated by CIA officer Tony Mendez to rescue American diplomats who escaped from the U.S. Embassy in Tehran after its seizure by Iranian revolutionaries in 1979. He constructed a detailed fake Hollywood backdrop to smuggle out the six American diplomats, who were being hidden by the Canadian ambassador.

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