The "Canadian Caper" was the popular name given to the joint covert rescue by
the Canadian ... The 2012 film Argo, which won three Academy Awards and three
BAFTA ... Two groups of diplomat...
Feb 16, 2013 ... The movie Argo, up for seven Oscars at this year's Academy Awards, is based on
the true story of the CIA rescue of Americans in Tehran during ...
Nov 10, 2014 ... On the 35th anniversary of the Iran hostage crisis, the CIA—through ... Read how
the Argo mission (previously best known as the Canadian Caper) really .... Real #
Argo: That happened; there was even a round of celebratory ...
Feb 25, 2013 ... With Argo's best-picture Oscar win, former diplomat Ken Taylor ... as Canada's
ambassador to Iran during the 1979 U.S. hostage crisis ... Still, Ken Taylor would
like to set the historical record straight about what happened after the U.S. ... prep
the six Americans with the cover story that they were actually a...
Sep 17, 2012 ... The true story behind the new movie Argo about how CIA operatives posing as a
Hollywood ... 4, 1979, thousands of Iranians stormed the U.S. Embassy in Tehran
, taking 66 ... Here Mendez remembers what happened.
Oct 12, 2012 ... Argo, the new movie from actor-director Ben Affleck, has been getting mostly ... in
post-revolutionary Iran—is 100 percent true, and pretty incredible. ... of them, as it
happens, invented purely to make the movie more exciting.
Sep 14, 2013 ... New documentary 'Our Man in Tehran' offers 'a very true' look at the rescue of six
US citizens during the 1979 crisis.
Jan 14, 2013 ... Ben Affleck's film Argo tells how in 1980 the CIA - with Canadian help - sprang a
... The storming of the US embassy in Tehran in November 1979 ... on 4
November 1979, Mark initially assumed the same thing might happen.
Nov 7, 2014 ... Based on the true story of the 1979 hostage crisis in Tehran, Argo portrays ...
called the U.S. to verify their identities — but this never happened.
Feb 25, 2013 ... The hostages, held for 444 days at the U.S. Embassy in Teheran 1979, were ... 'I
slashed my wrists while in captivity in Iran': Anger of the 52 Argo ..... 'We really
didn't set a time frame': Kelly Ripa reveals search for co-host ...