Same As It Ever Was
5. Hours before "Argo" premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, the Canadian embassy closed its doors in Tehran, ceased diplomatic relations with the Iranian government, and ordered all Iranian diplomats to leave Canada. "Yeah, somebody said to me if it were a Weinstein Company movie, they would have just thought that Harvey had orchestrated it," Affleck told The Huffington Post, "and it's really sad and tragic and depressing that the movie is as relevant as it is now, to what's happened with the diplomats who put their lives on the line in these countries. And it seems as though so little has changed." You can get a feel for the tense times in the above trailer from "Argo."
[Related: Get local showtimes & tickets for 'Argo']