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Argo

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Beautifully styled with an attention-grabbing prologue, Argo is a competent 70s-thriller throwback. But some needless narrative embellishments, most notably those surrounding Affleck’s character (estranged son and wife, a half-assedly drawn drink problem), are Hollywood clichés that distract from what is an incredible, fascinating true story. Entertaining but not wholly satisfying.

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