Review: Argo

January 11, 2013

Roger Ebert dubbed this the best movie of 2012. Due to hit Malaysian cinemas on the 31st January, Uma and Joe caught an advance screening and decided to get in an early review, ahead of all our Award Season specials. Does it live up to the hype? Listen in and find out.

Also: Stay tuned for this afternoon’s Oscar Nominations Special Episode. Uma and Joe give you their reactions on this year’s snubs and shockers.

Plot: A dramatization of the 1980 joint CIA-Canadian secret operation to extract six fugitive American diplomatic personnel out of revolutionary Iran.

Director: Ben Affleck

Writer: Chris Terrio; Based on the 2007 Wired Magazine article by Joshuah Bearman

Stars: Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, John Goodman, Alan Arkin, Victor Garber, Tate Donovan, Clea DuVall, Scoot McNairy, Rory Cochrane, Christopher Denham, Kerry Bishé, Kyle Chandler, Chris Messina, Zeljko Ivanek, Titus Welliver