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 ... Moctesuma Esparza: Argo is a good movie, but Ben Affleck dishonours ... Antonio
"Tony" Mendez is an American hero of Mexican ancestry ... Not only did a Latino
actor not play Tony, who clearly in real life looks ... was similarly white-washed
when Jeffrey Hunter played him in the 1960 film, Hell to Eternity.
Jan 10, 2013 ... Argo Receives Seven Oscar Nominations - No Best Actor Nom Antonio Mendez
with Ben Affleck in the background By Bel Hernandez Did Ben ...
Feb 26, 2013 ... Argo has been one of last year's most celebrated films. Ben Affleck directed the
movie and stars as the CIA operative who masterminded the ...
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 ...
Oct 16, 2012 ... Dana Stevens is right: Argo, Ben Affleck's fictionalized account of a CIA plot ...
he's turned an unsung Latino American hero into just another white boy. ... And
characters of color are still routinely whitewashed, from Argo to the ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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.