With Argo, Ben Affleck, right, wears two hats: director and star. The rescue thriller about the 1979 Iranian hostage crisis, which also features Bryan Cranston of Breaking Bad, is Affleck's third movie as a director, and there's speculation about an Oscar nomination.
With Argo, Ben Affleck, right, wears two hats: director and star. The rescue thriller about the 1979 Iranian hostage crisis, which also features Bryan Cranston of Breaking Bad, is Affleck's third movie as a director, and there's speculation about an Oscar nomination. ASSOCIATED PRESS
With Argo, Ben Affleck, right, wears two hats: director and star. The rescue thriller about the 1979 Iranian hostage crisis, which also features Bryan Cranston of Breaking Bad, is Affleck's third movie as a director, and there's speculation about an Oscar nomination. ASSOCIATED PRESS

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