COLLECT WATCH TRACK RATE REVIEW APP
Manage your own movie collection and always keep it with you with our Apps. Price track movies and get price drop notifications instantly. Become a member to take full advantage of all site features.
GET STARTED

Best Blu-ray Deals

Best Blu-ray Deals, See All the Deals »
Top deals | Price drops  
 All countries United States United Kingdom Canada Germany France Spain Italy Japan
Spartacus: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$84.81
38 min ago
Defiance: Season Two (Blu-ray)
$37.99
6 hrs ago
Marilyn Monroe: Classic Nine-Film Collection (Blu-ray)
$34.99
 
The Doctor and the Devils (Blu-ray)
$8.99
22 hrs ago
Halloween: The Complete Collection (Blu-ray)
$109.99
 
Snowpiercer (Blu-ray)
$14.96
 
Fed Up (Blu-ray)
$17.99
7 hrs ago
Americano (Blu-ray)
$10.98
10 hrs ago
Spartacus: The Complete Series (Blu-ray)
$84.81
23 min ago
The Fault in Our Stars (Blu-ray)
$17.99
2 hrs ago
The Ring (Blu-ray)
$9.99
7 hrs ago
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, Seasons 1 & 2 (Blu-ray)
$48.78
10 hrs ago
Dukas: Ariane et Barbe-Bleue | Liceu (Blu-ray)
$17.99
3 hrs ago
Sleepy Hollow: The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
$24.99
 
The Jack Ryan Collection (Blu-ray)
$19.79
 
Zodiac (Blu-ray)
$9.99
7 hrs ago


Argo Blu-ray

Posted December 22, 2012 12:10 AM by Webmaster

Warner 90th AnniversaryWarner Brothers has officially announced and detailed its upcoming combo pack release of Ben Affleck's thriller Argo (2012), starring Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston and John Goodman. The release will be available for purchase online and in stores across the United States on February 19th.

Based on real events, the dramatic thriller Argo chronicles the life-or-death covert operation to rescue six Americans, which unfolded behind the scenes of the Iran hostage crisis, focusing on the little-known role that the CIA and Hollywood played—information that was not declassified until many years after the event. On November 4, 1979, as the Iranian revolution reaches its boiling point, militants storm the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, taking 52 Americans hostage. But, in the midst of the chaos, six Americans manage to slip away and find refuge in the home of Canadian Ambassador Ken Taylor. Knowing it is only a matter of time before the six are found out and likely killed, the Canadian and American governments ask the CIA to intervene. The CIA turns to their top "exfiltration" specialist, Tony Mendez, to come up with a plan to get the six Americans safely out of the country. A plan so incredible, it could only happen in the movies.

Special Features:
  • Feature Length Picture in Picture: Eye Witness Account
  • Audio Commentary
  • Rescued from Tehran: We Were There
  • Argo: Absolute Authenticity
  • Argo: The CIA & Hollywood Connection
  • Escape From Iran: The Hollywood Option
  • UltraViolet





Source: Blu-ray.com | Permalink | United States [Country settings]

News comments (25 comments)



seigneur_rayden
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Awesome movie. Day 1 for me!

tonylopez
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Easy blind buy for me. I loved Affleck's previous films Gone Baby Gone and The Town. The trailer gave me goosebumps. Can't wait.

Armorales102
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
great movie and a nice set of bonus features

bam777
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
I haven't seen this one yet, but I'll blind buy it for sure. Hopefully Best Buy will have a DigiBook or Steelbook for this one.
DanaCameron7320
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Great film! This looks to be an excellent BD release as well. Ben Affleck is a powerhouse of a writer/director! Huge fan!

mishal
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Looking forward to this film. Missed it in theaters.

However, I am concerned of getting this on day 1, since we had a problem with The Town having owned the first release and later, an extended cut was released.

Also, it says that the release date is Feb 19th on Amazon.

rafaelsalguero
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
_You trhink they release later a Digibook and UCE Edition like they did with "THE TOWN"?????

Shanester
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
A steelbook from somewhere would be nice but will pick up an amaray version non the less if that's the only option

lordmorpheus72
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
awesome, can't wait. looking forward to the bonus features.

THALL434
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Mishal,

The first release of The Town included the extended cut.

dmarvin
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Such a terrific movie. Next month's Oscar noms will yield Affleck his first Best Director nomination (and for George Clooney, his first producer nom for Best Picture), that you can guarantee.

I'm glad this disc is loaded with PiP, commentary and historical bonus features. I absolutely have to own this.

Harlock415
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Missed this in the theaters, but looking forward to picking this up.

PBateman87
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Looking forward to seeing this one, missed it in theaters.

Boothill Gunslinger
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
@Shanester: The company who made Amaray, Nexpak, is no longer in business. Most versions are now Scanavo and Vortex.

DJ IXS
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
GREAT ending...but I will boldly say this...SOOOOOO overated!

vader4
  Dec 22, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
^ Totally agree with you there. It's a good movie, but very overrated.
Top contributor
-jonny-
  Dec 23, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Good, overrated movie.

Top reviewer
JERBOX5150
  Dec 24, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Over rated??? How??? This film didn't receive half the press it deserved. Overrated would mean that Warner Bros was shoving it down our throats every waking minute they could! ...and they didn't ! It is Oscar caliber and it will receive a few noted nods.

This film stands alone as yet another great film by Affleck and it also defines a great moment in American history!

Top contributor
repete66211
  Dec 24, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
@DJ IXS: Great ending? The stupid Hollywood ending at the airport? If so, I'd say that's the only part of this movie that wasn't good.

Mr. Cinema
  Dec 25, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Excellent film. The overrated posts are laughable. But I'm not surprised to see it on this site, where 90% of our membership thinks Michael Bay is the greatest director ever. There are actually great, entertaining films out there that doesn't have CGI or huge explosions. Some of these films just have terrific acting and writing.

jKingAudio
  Dec 26, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
One of my favorites from 2012. Every department did a tremendous job. Especially thought Erik Aadahl and his team did a great job on the sound. Looking forward to this release! A Steelbook would be awesome.
JMCurtis
  Dec 27, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Really wanted to see this one, but missed it in the theaters, so will probably buy day 1 though.

Kevinik
  Dec 27, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
A must have for any serious great movie collector.

rollinwith26s
  Dec 29, 2012
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
February 19th is loaded

tbizzle
  Jan 01, 2013
Vote plusVote minus Report as inappropriate
 
Very overrated film. The script was weak, therefore acting suffered because it was just back and forth 1 liners without filling in and smoothing the lines with real and personal touches... like a typical TV drama. Hollywood seems very very confined by scripts these days, almost no deviation. Ben's acting was all right, he can't act with his eyes and does those loong fake blinks to fake emotion when stressing certain words in a sentence... lame. And of course he made himself the cool hero, even including the expected shirtless body shot and giving himself plenty of self aggrandizing scene entry/exit shots, always trying to seem so cool and slick for an "exfil" expert. He simply delivered his lines, he was never commanding on screen and never really drew much respect. As usual with most Hollywood films these days... he chose the heavily dramatic route. Certain scenes which really didn't need to be heavy were heaavvy and other scenes were quite campy, like the use of the cheezy uplifting music during the 'airport guard film explanation' scene. Overall, solid 7/10 but I'm hoping for much more from his next film


Add comment



Please login to post a comment.



 


Get Daily Blu-ray Deals



* We do not share your email and you may opt out at any time.



Top Blu-ray Deals

 


The best Blu-ray deals online. Don't miss out on these great deals.

See Today's Deals »


 Top movies


Latest Deals United States



The latest deals on Blu-ray movies
at Amazon.

Show new deals »


Trending Blu-ray Movies
1. Ghostbusters 1 & 2
2. Godzilla
3. Godzilla 3D
4. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
5. Captain America: The Winter Soldier 3D
6. Captain America: The Winter Soldier
7. Hannibal: Season Two
8. Captain America: The Winter Soldier 3D
9. The Fault in Our Stars
10. Godzilla
11. Godzilla
12. Time Bandits
13. Eraserhead
14. Sleepy Hollow: The Complete First S...
15. Ghostbusters II

Trending in Theaters
1. Guardians of the Galaxy
2. Transformers: Age of Extinction
3. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
4. Snowpiercer
5. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
6. The Maze Runner
7. The Expendables 3
8. Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
9. Lucy
10. Boyhood
11. A Walk Among the Tombstones
12. The Drop
13. Tusk
14. The November Man
15. Frank
16. Hercules
17. This Is Where I Leave You
18. The Zero Theorem
19. The Giver
20. The Equalizer

Top 10 Sellers United States
1.  Captain America: The Winter Soldier 3D
2.  Jurassic Park 1-3
3.  Godzilla
4.  The Fault in Our Stars
5.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
6.  Captain America: The Winter Soldier
7.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
8.  Halloween: The Complete Collection
9.  Godzilla 3D
10.  Neighbors
  » See more top sellers


Top 10 Pre-orders United States
1.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
2.  X-Men: Days of Future Past
3.  Halloween: The Complete Collection
4.  Neighbors
5.  How to Train Your Dragon 2
6.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
7.  Transformers: Age of Extinction 3D
8.  Snowpiercer
9.  Edge of Tomorrow 3D
10.  Edge of Tomorrow
  » See more pre-orders


Top 10 Bargains United States
1.  The Fault in Our Stars
$24.99, Save 50%
2.  Transformers: Age of Extinction
$19.99, Save 50%
3.  The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
$19.96, Save 45%
4.  Snowpiercer
$14.96, Save 50%
5.  Frozen
$24.96, Save 45%
6.  Captain America: The First Avenger
$19.96, Save 50%
7.  The LEGO Movie
$17.96, Save 50%
8.  The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
$22.99, Save 54%
9.  The Amazing Spider-Man 2 3D
$24.96, Save 46%
10.  Marilyn Monroe: Classic Nine-Film C...
$34.99, Save 83%
  » See more deals



Most Popular Blu-ray Movie Deals


Spartacus: The Complete Series

 United States


$149.99 $84.81





Defiance: Season Two

 United States


$69.98 $37.99





Marilyn Monroe: Classic Nine-Film Collection

 United States


$199.99 $34.99





Best Blu-ray Movie Deals »



This web site is not affiliated with the Blu-ray Disc Association.
All trademarks are the property of the respective trademark owners.
© 2002-2014 Blu-ray.com. All rights reserved.
Registration problems | Business/Advertising Inquiries | Privacy Policy | Legal Notices