Monday, April 1, 2013

A is for Argo

 
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Argo winning Best Picture

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

34 comments:

  1. I've not been the biggest Affleck fan in the past, but I heard the Oscar was deserved for this. I'll have to check it out. Hey, that's two A's in your post!

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  2. I don't know this one.

    Waiting for B :)

    Rhonda @Laugh-Quotes.com
    AtoZ #42

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  3. Argo deserves every award it gets. Glad to see you're doing A-Z too Livia.

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  4. Awesome movie! Definitely deserved Best Picture.

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  5. I haven't seen it, but I bet it's amazing!

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  6. This was a GREAT movie. Really intense, but really good. :) Fantastic choice for A Day! :)

    Jaimie
    Living in the Light

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  7. this is a total want to see!

    Jeremy [Retro]
    AtoZ Challenge Co-Host
    Oh No, Let's Go... Crazy

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  8. I still need to see it and thought the trailer looked great.

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  9. You're about the billionth (yes, I do enjoy hyperbole...)to recommend this movie so I'd better get on it.
    Gentle reminder: the Arlee thing.
    Looking forward to your posts - I'm a total movie buff!

    Tina @ Life is Good
    Co-host, April 2013 A-Z Challenge Blog
    @TinaLifeisGood, #atozchallenge

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  10. I loved Argo! I was a little nervous when it started because I wasn't sure I'd enjoy the movie, but then it totally hooked me. Happy Day One of the challenge!

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  11. Haven't seen it. On my to be watched list. :)

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  12. I haven't seen it yet but it looks amazing. It is on my list of movies I have to catch up on. The clips I have seen look amazing - there is such a dated, brown-and-orange, feel about it ;)

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  13. I have this on my list of movies to get at Redbox.

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  14. Loved Argo. Cried when they were all on the plane. Oh, and those haircuts, OMG.

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  15. I saw it on shaw on demand but a half hour into it I just gave up watching it. The beginning wasn't interesting enough for me .

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  16. Enjoyed the movie with it's 20th Century Historical significance, the 1980's setting and the portrayal of Affleck's character. Well done!
    Sue~AtoZ LoneStar Quilting Bee
    collectintexas@gmail.com

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  17. I still need to see Argo. This sounds like the kind of movie that I'd like.

    Thank you for being part of the team, Livia! We got quite the turn out.

    Lee
    Wrote By Rote
    An A to Z Co-host blog

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  18. I haven't seen this movie, but will go through the alphabet with you and see if I know any of them! I realize, as I read your blog, how very few movies I've seen!

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  19. Argo is on the my list of to-be-seen-one-way-or-another. Thank you for being part of the team of editors.

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  20. Haven't seen it yet, but heard many good things.

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  21. I got Argo sitting on my DVD player right now. I just need to find some time to watch it!

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  22. I almost watched this last night. Very soon!

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  23. I cannot believe I have not seen this movie yet!

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  24. I've not seen this one. I better add it to my list! :)

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  25. This is definitely on my watch list, but I haven't seen it yet. It is one of the few Oscar winners I haven't watched.

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  26. I SO want to see this. I have heard nothing but great things about it :)

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  27. I really want to watch this movie, heard great things about it! Good luck with the challenge!

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  28. I still have not seen this movie! But that is the case with a lot of movies I should have seen long ago!

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  29. This is a fabulous film. Very intense. I reviewed it at http://www.thebusymomsdaily.com/2012/12/movie-review-argo-2012.html if anyone is interested.

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  31. I LOVED Argo and was very happy when it won. Well deserved!

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  32. This was MY generation (Class of 1980). It was the first movie date with my boyfriend and we both spent much of the time going: OMG ... I had that coat/hairstyle/glasses . . .

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