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Details on the true story behind the film 'Argo'




Ben Affleck stars in the film
Ben Affleck stars in the film "Argo."
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Joshuah Bearman wrote the original article for Wired magazine that inspired the movie "Argo," which opens today.

Bearman says the movie is remarkably faithful to the facts of the story: About a CIA plan to whisk diplomats out of post-revolutionary Iran by having them pose as members of a film crew.