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Rating & Content Info
Why is Argo rated R? Argo is rated R by the MPAA for language and some violent images.
Violence: A male corpse is seen hanging from a construction crane. Still images of torture are seen. A firing squad appears to shoot a group of prisoners, but the bullets are blanks. A riot erupts when Iranian rebels take over a U.S. Embassy and forcibly contain U.S. citizens within. Remarks are made about threats to Iranian citizens who may have American sympathies.
Sexual Content: Some revealing female costumes are shown. A man is seen without a shirt.
Language: At least 20 sexual expletives are heard, along with scatological references, a couple of terms of deity and a crude term for male anatomy.
Drugs/Alcohol: Cigarette use is portrayed throughout, along with frequent drinking of hard liquor.
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|British Columbia||PG||Coarse Language, Violence.|
|Manitoba||14A||Violence, Coarse Language, Tobacco Use/Promotion.|
|Ontario||14A||Coarse Language, Disturbing Content, Tobacco Use.|
|Quebec||G||Not Recommended For Young Children.|
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News About "Argo"
Cast and Crew
Argo is directed by Ben Affleck and stars Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, John Goodman, Chris Messina.
The most recent home video release of Argo movie is December 3, 2013. Here are some details…
Home Video Notes: Argo: The Declassified Extended Edition
Release Date: 3 December 2013
After winning an Oscar for Best Picture of 2012, Warner Brothers Studios has decided to re-release Argo to home video in a Declassified Extended Edition. Extras in this package include:
- Copies of the feature film (Blu-ray/DVD/Ultraviolet Digital Copy)
- Argo Theatrical release (120 minutes)
- Argo Extended edition (129 minutes)- 64-Page In-Depth Book with Behind-the-Scenes Argo Photographs
- Argo: A Cosmic Conflagration Movie Poster Reproduction (14” x 20”)
- Map of “Argo” Movie Locations (14” x 20”)
- ID Card Prop Replica- Picture in Picture: Eyewitness Account
- Feature length audio commentary with director Ben Affleck and writer Chris Terrio
- Rescued from Tehran: We Were There
- Argo: Absolute Authenticity
- Argo: The CIA & Hollywood Connection
- Escape from Iran: The Hollywood Option
- Argo Files
- Argo Declassified: Tony Mendez’s daring operation gets honored as part of the CIA’s 50th anniversary
- Ben Affleck’s Balancing Act: Balancing humor, politics, Hollywood and international intrigue as only Affleck and his team could do
- Argo **** Yourself: Ben Affleck leads an all-star review of Argo’s classic line
Home Video Notes: Argo
Release Date: 19 February 2013
Argo releases to home video (Blu-ray/DVD/Ultraviolet Digital Copy) with the following extras:
Audio commentary with director Ben Affleck
Feature Length Picture in Picture: Eye Witness Account
Rescued from Tehran: We Were There
Argo: Absolute Authenticity
Argo: The CIA & Hollywood Connection
Escape From Iran: The Hollywood Option