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Context and a Movie: "Argo"

Friday, October 26, 2012

Antonio Mendez, former CIA technical operations officer, author of Argo: How the CIA and Hollywood Pulled Off the Most Audacious Rescue in History, and A. O. Scott, chief film critic at The New York Times, discuss the events depicted in the new movie "Argo" and Mendez’s role in it.

 

Guests:

Tony Mendez and A.O. Scott

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Comments [6]

John A

sale made

Oct. 26 2012 11:59 AM
Kate from Washington Heights

Great. Just tuned in to hear about the ending of Argo. Annoyed.

Oct. 26 2012 11:59 AM
Edward from Washington Heights AKA pretentious Hudson Heights

GOD BLESS CANADA!

Oct. 26 2012 11:56 AM
Edward from Washington Heights AKA pretentious Hudson Heights

The Late Show with Dav... : David Letterman - Ben Affleck Praises Tony Mendez

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1zsPgrAh0sM

Oct. 26 2012 11:53 AM
John A

Who wrote the script used for the fake film within the film? Probably had to be slapped together in a weekend by some poor put-upon writer.

Oct. 26 2012 11:51 AM
Edward from Washington Heights AKA pretentious Hudson Heights

Tony Mendez is the cue card guy on Letterman. That explains the Show Business connection.

What a cover!

Oct. 26 2012 11:47 AM

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