Hero of Iran hostage rescue depicted in Argo

Tony Mendez, a retired disguise specialist in the CIA, has his mission to rescue American hostages in Iran dramatized in the movie "Argo."

Ben Affleck, director, producer and a cast member of "Argo," poses at the premiere of the film at The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Ben Affleck, director, producer and a cast member of "Argo," poses at the premiere of the film at The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

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