HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: 50 Pairs of Passes to ‘Argo’ From Director Ben Affleck

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CHICAGO – In the latest HollywoodChicago.com Hookup: Film with our unique social giveaway technology, we have 50 pairs of movie passes up for grabs to the advance screening of the highly anticipated “Argo” from “The Town” director Ben Affleck!

“Argo,” which opens on Oct. 12, 2012 and is rated “R,” stars Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston, John Goodman, Alan Arkin, Chris Messina, Kyle Chandler, Taylor Schilling, Zeljko Ivanek, Clea DuVall, Adrienne Barbeau, Tate Donovan, Titus Welliver, Victor Garber, Bob Gunton and Rory Cochrane from director Ben Affleck and writer Chris Terrio based on the article by Joshuah Bearman.

To win your free “Argo” passes courtesy of HollywoodChicago.com, just get interactive with our unique Hookup technology below. That’s it! This screening is on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012 at 7 p.m. in downtown Chicago. The more social actions you complete, the more points you score and the higher yours odds of winning! You must be 17+ to win this “R”-rated Hookup.


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Here is the synopsis for “Argo”:

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 – the truth of which was unknown by the public for decades. Academy Award winner Ben Affleck (“The Town,” “Good Will Hunting”) directs and stars in the film, which is produced by Oscar nominee Grant Heslov (“Good Night, and Good Luck.”), Affleck and Oscar winner George Clooney (“Syriana”).

On Nov. 4, 1979 as the Iranian revolution reaches its boiling point, militants storm the U.S. embassy in Tehran – taking 52 Americans hostage. Amid the chaos, six Americans manage to slip away and find refuge in the home of Canadian ambassador Ken Taylor. Knowing it’s only a matter of time before the six are found out and likely killed, a CIA “exfiltration” specialist named Tony Mendez comes up with a risky plan to get them safely out of the country. It’s a plan so incredible it could only happen in the movies.

“Argo” also stars Bryan Cranston (TV’s “Breaking Bad”), Oscar winner Alan Arkin (“Little Miss Sunshine”) and John Goodman (“Trouble With the Curve”). The main cast also includes Victor Garber, Tate Donovan, Clea DuVall, Scoot McNairy, Rory Cochrane, Christopher Denham, Kerry Bishé, Kyle Chandler and Chris Messina.

Affleck directed the film from a screenplay by Chris Terrio based on a selection from “The Master of Disguise” by Antonio J. Mendez and the Wired Magazine article “The Great Escape” by Joshuah Bearman. David Klawans, Nina Wolarsky, Chris Brigham, Chay Carter, Graham King and Tim Headington are the executive producers with Amy Herman co-producing. Filming on “Argo” was accomplished in Los Angeles, Istanbul and D.C.

The movie poster for Argo from director Ben Affleck
The movie poster for “Argo” from director Ben Affleck.
Image credit: Warner Bros.

The movie trailer for “Argo” can be watched now below.

This HollywoodChicago.com Hookup is simple! Just get interactive in our unique Hookup technology above. We will award 50 admit-two movie tickets based on social entry numbers and/or randomly via e-mail for our “Argo” Hookup. Good luck!

Disclaimer
Winners need to arrive early as seats are consumed on a first-come, first-served basis. Since showings are overbooked to ensure a full house, winners are not guaranteed entrance and must arrive early. We recommend arriving 45 minutes before the showing’s scheduled start time. HollywoodChicago.com LLC is a promotional partner with the studio and its partners and doesn’t assume any liability for this giveaway. Note: Comments are closed in this Hookup.

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By ADAM FENDELMAN
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