Antonio Joseph "Tony" Mendez (born November 15, 1940) is an American CIA
technical ... Argo: How the CIA and Hollywood Pulled Off the Most Audacious
Rescue in ... "Ben Affleck's A...
Feb 8, 2013 ... Argo has been one of last year's most celebrated films. Ben Affleck directed the
movie and stars as the CIA ...
Feb 25, 2013 ... Ben Affleck's Argo and the White-Washing of the Mexican-American ... Antonio “
Tony” Mendez is an American hero of Mexican ancestry whose ... Not only did a
Latino actor not play Tony, who clearly in real life looks like a ...
Feb 8, 2013 ... Antonio "Tony" Mendez is an American hero of Mexican ancestry whose ... Not
only did a Latino actor not play Tony, who clearly in real life looks like a ... was
similarly white-washed when Jeffrey Hunter played him in the 1960 ...
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'Argo' - Real-life retired CIA operative Tony Mendez has said he had no ... many
Latino fans did, seeing it as Hollywood whitewashing a Mexican American hero.
Feb 14, 2013 ... Argo, Whitewashing, and Race at the Golden Globes. Wynn Teresa ... He's an
American hero. He represents ... He does not speak Spanish and considers
himself as someone who grew up in the desert of the U.S. Southwest.
Jan 13, 2013 ... Tony Mendez is part Mexican American and multiethnic. ... Nowhere in the movie
does the viewer get that the hero is Mexican-American… ... And characters of
color are still routinely whitewashed, from Argo to the Hunger ...
Sep 22, 2015 ... The act of “whitewashing” isn't new in Hollywood, it's been there since the
beginning of movies. ... of the film did not listen to him and the ideas he brought
forth to them. ... ben affleck argo 11 Worst Examples of Whitewashing in Movies ...
from a story about American heroes, once again letting a white man ...
Dec 3, 2012 ... Ben Affleck's Argo and the White-Washing of the Mexican-American ... in the
movie does the viewer get that the hero is Mexican American.
Dec 11, 2012 ... At a recent industry screening of Argo, I asked the film's director and lead ... in
some way and it's sort of being whitewashed by Ben Affleck the actor. ... and does
– belong to any number of nationalities… including American.