New Zealand Rankled by 'Argo'

Thirteen minutes into the Oscar-winning movie "Argo," CIA agent Tony Mendez asks supervisor Jack O'Donnell what happened to a group of Americans when the U.S. Embassy was stormed in Tehran. "The six of them went out a back exit," O'Donnell tells Mendez, played by Ben Affleck. "Brits turned them away. Kiwis turned them away. Canadians took them in." That passing reference to New Zealand is rankling Kiwis five months after "Argo" was released in the South Pacific nation. Even...Full Story
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