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 11, 2014 ... For one thing, it was never really just Tony Mendez against the world. Reel #Argo
: Only one CIA officer goes to Tehran to help exfiltrate the ... Real #Argo: That
happened; there was even a round of celebratory Bloody Marys.
Separate the Argo real story from the Ben Affleck Argo movie fiction. ... How did
the CIA get the forged documentation for the six Americans into Iran? ... The true
story behind the Argo movie reveals that this never actually happened, nor did ...
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 22, 2013 ... 'Argo' claims to be a 'true story' and while it's widely regarded as one of the best
pictures of the year, ... What really happened in Iran in 1979?
Jan 14, 2013 ... Ben Affleck's film Argo tells how in 1980 the CIA - with Canadian ... Image caption
Argo recreates the storming of the US embassy in Tehran in November 1979 ...
1979, Mark initially assumed the same thing might happen.
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 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.
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.