NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 12, 2012
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(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) Actor/director Ben Affleck’s new movie "Argo" about the Iran hostage crisis in Tehran reviewed; film clips and footage from the incident in 1979 shown; details given about the rescue plan concocted by CIA officer Antonio Mendez that involved a sham Hollywood film company. [AFFLECK – says he knew it would be resonant; says Mendez is a real American hero.] [MENDEZ – comments on his flamboyant plan.]
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