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Tony Mendez (Character)
from Argo (2012)

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Argo -- As the Iranian revolution reaches a boiling point, a CIA 'exfiltration' specialist concocts a risky plan to free six Americans who have found shelter at the home of the Canadian ambassador.
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Argo -- As the Iranian revolution reaches a boiling point, a CIA 'exfiltration' specialist concocts a risky plan to free six Americans who have found shelter at the home of the Canadian ambassador.
Argo -- Featurette: Sensational

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Alternate Names:
Tony Medez in 'Argo'

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  1. "Mysteries at the Museum"
        - The Dance That Seduced a City, Vanishing Lake, Mysterious Death of Bugsy Seigel (2013) TV episode, Played by Merritt Matthew Chase
  2. Argo (2012) Played by Ben Affleck
  3. "Late Show with David Letterman"
    ... aka "Late Show Backstage" - USA (title for episodes with guest hosts)
    ... aka "The Late Show" - USA (informal short title)
        - Gwyneth Paltrow/American Idiot (2010) TV episode, Played by Tony Mendez
Archive Footage:
  1. "Chelsea Lately"
        - Episode #6.153 (2012) TV episode, Played by Ben Affleck (as Tony Medez in 'Argo')
  2. Rescued from Tehran: We Were There (2012) (V) Played by Ben Affleck

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From Argo (2012)
Lester Siegel: Okay, you got 6 people hiding out in a town of what, 4 million people, all of whom chant "death to America" all the livelong day. You want to set up a movie in a week. You want to lie to Hollywood, a town where everybody lies for a living. Then you're gonna sneak 007 over here into a country that wants CIA blood on their breakfast cereal, and you're gonna walk the Brady Bunch out of the most watched city in the world.
Tony Mendez: Past about a hundred militia at the airport. That's right.
Lester Siegel: Right. Look, I gotta tell you. We did suicide missions in the army that had better odds than this.
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