Argo Character Posters Debut: The Mission Was a Movie

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Argo is a political drama that, as the new posters boast, is based on declassified information about a true historical event. Three new character posters for the film have dropped, featuring Ben Affleck, John Goodman (Trouble with the Curve), and Alan Arkin. Take a look (click thumbnails to enlarge):

Argo Ben Affleck Poster
Argo John Goodman Poster
Argo Alan Arkin Poster

Affleck, who also directed, plays Tony Mendez, a CIA officer working to extricate fled hostages from the Canadian embassy in Iran. Ultimately, he hires a Hollywood producer to stage a fake movie and pretend the hostages are part of the crew.

Bryan Cranston (Madagascar 3), Chris Messina, and Kyle Chandler also star.

Argo premiered earlier this month at the Toronto International Film Festival, and hits theaters October 12. Watch the Argo TV spot for more.

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Argo Quotes

Bad news, bad news. Even when it's good news, it's bad news. John Wayne in the ground 6 months and this is what is left of America.

Lester Siegel

If we wanted applause, we would have joined the circus.

Jack O'Donnell

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To borrow the tagline of Argo, the movie may have been fake -- but the mission was real. The Ben Affleck-directed film, based on the...

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