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Los Angeles, Feb 25(Ani): Ben Affleck's thriller Argo won the best film at the 85th Academy Awards on Saturday.

It was a night of redemption for Affleck, as the producer-director-star of 'Argo' was a surprise omission in the director's category when the Oscar nominations were announced in January, the La Times reported.

The movie about a plot to rescue Americans in Tehran during the Iranian revolution has won nearly every major honour this awards season, including the Golden Globe, the Screen Actors Guild Award, the Producers Guild Award and the Directors Guild Award.

As he lifted the statuette, Affleck said that he. »

- Amith Ostwal

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