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Argo (2012)

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This post has the most up-to-date information on Argo as we continuously monitor the news. Below you will find everything you need to know, including cast, release date, rating, runtime, movie budget and, box office results.

Argo is an drama movie directed by Ben Affleck and starring Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, Alan Arkin and John Goodman and Victor Garber. The movie was written by Chris Terrio (screenplay by), Tony Mendez (based on a selection from “The Master of Disguise” by) (as Antonio J. Mendez). The film has a $45 million budget with a 120-minute running time. Argo currently has a 7.7 IMDb rating, based on 519188 and 86 Metascore on Metacritic. The movie is rated R.

release date for Argo

Argo release date

When does Argo come out in theaters?

The official theatrical release date for Argo (2012)is October 12, 2012.

When will Argo be released on DVD, Blu-ray and Digital?

Argo DVD/Blu-ray release date is Tuesday, February 19, 2013. The estimated DVD release date is February 2013. The movie has been out for around since its theatrical release. DVD and Blu-ray releases typically come out 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

Digital HD from Amazon Video and iTunes will be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases – sometime in February 2013. Dates do change so check back often as the release approaches. We will update this page with more details as they become available.

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Argo budget

How much did Argo cost to make?

$44,500,000 budget

The movie cost $45 million to make.

Argo movie poster

Argo rating

R Rated

Argo is rated R. R stands for ‘Restricted’, which means children under 17 require accompanying parent or adult guardian. The movie contains some adult material and parents are urged to learn more about the movie.

Argo reviews

7.7 IMDb 86 Metascore

The movie currently has a 7.7 of out 10 IMDb rating and 86 Metascore on Metacritic. We will continue to add and update review scores.

Argo trailer

Argo plot summary

What is Argo about?

As the Iranian revolution reaches a boiling point, a CIA ‘exfiltration’ specialist concocts a risky plan to free six Americans who have found shelter at the home of the Canadian ambassador.

Synopsis from IMDb Acting under the cover of a Hollywood producer scouting a location for a science fiction film, a CIA agent launches a dangerous operation to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the U.S. hostage crisis in Iran in 1979.

The running times are based on US timings only and all times are rounded off to the nearest minute. Other countries may have different running lengths. Theatrical releases running times differ due to the counting of frames from the first frame to the last frame of any credits.

Argo cast

Who is in Argo?

Ben Affleck in Argo Ben Affleck as Tony Mendez
Bryan Cranston in Argo Bryan Cranston as Jack O’Donnell
Alan Arkin in Argo Alan Arkin as Lester Siegel
John Goodman in Argo John Goodman as John Chambers
Victor Garber in Argo Victor Garber as Ken Taylor

Argo box Office

How much did Argo make?

$232,324,128 worldwide

The film has made over $232 million worldwide at the box office. This does not include the DVD, Blu-ray and digital sales.

Argo details

Theatrical Release Date: October 12, 2012
DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: February 19, 2013
Film Budget: $45 million
Box Office: $232 million
Length: 120 minutes
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Language: English

Argo facts

How long is Argo?

The movie is 120 minutes long (2 hours).

What year did Argo come out?

The movie is out on October 12, 2012. The movie has been out for .

Who is the lead actor in the movie?

Ben Affleck plays as Tony Mendez.

Who is the director of Argo?

Ben Affleck directed the movie.

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Harper Wolfei
Harper Wolfei
Harper Wolfei, a writer and avid entertainment fan, has been actively involved in the film industry for the past 4 years. His particular interest lies in sci-fi and action movies.


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