Argo Trailer (2012). November 4th, 1979. As the Iranian revolution reaches a boiling point, a CIA exfiltration specialist concocts a risky plan to free six American hostages. http://argothemovie.com Argo Trailer (2012). The movie, directed by Ben Affleck and starring Bryan Cranston, John Goodman, Alan Arkin and Ben Affleck opens October 12, 2012.