Argo (2012)

Acting under the cover of a Hollywood producer scouting a location for a science fiction film, a CIA agent launches a dangerous operation to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the U.S. hostage crisis in Iran in 1979.

All Releases

Domestic (58.5%)
$136,025,503
International (41.5%)
$96,300,000
Worldwide
$232,325,503
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorWarner Bros.
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Domestic Opening$19,458,109
Budget$44,500,000
Earliest Release DateOctober 11, 2012 (Thailand)
MPAAR
Running Time2 hr
GenresBiography Drama Thriller

Domestic

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
DomesticOct 12, 2012$19,458,109$136,025,503

Europe, Middle East, and Africa

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
United KingdomNov 9, 2012$2,047,459$12,166,424
FranceNov 7, 2012$2,438,746$9,111,343
SpainOct 26, 2012$907,984$9,040,453
ItalyNov 8, 2012$1,069,415$5,342,642
IsraelJan 3, 2013$229,295$2,868,026
BelgiumNov 7, 2012$188,212$1,593,148
GreeceJan 10, 2013$267,230$1,465,751
SwedenNov 23, 2012$255,994$1,341,579
GermanyNov 8, 2012$427,777$1,309,914
NetherlandsNov 8, 2012$232,960$1,154,093
United Arab EmiratesNov 22, 2012$329,316$1,055,112
DenmarkNov 8, 2012$127,832$913,948
PortugalNov 8, 2012$113,733$811,386
South AfricaJan 25, 2013$75,081$665,013
PolandNov 30, 2012$138,615$611,826
TurkeyNov 30, 2012$155,140$530,854
AustriaNov 9, 2012$62,466$373,580
NorwayNov 23, 2012$64,111$267,671
FinlandNov 2, 2012$41,772$263,861
LebanonNov 22, 2012$54,329$184,438
Czech RepublicNov 29, 2012$28,786$148,812
HungaryNov 22, 2012$51,963$147,630
EgyptNov 21, 2012$24,836$119,812
BulgariaDec 7, 2012$16,749$100,396
CroatiaNov 22, 2012$24,852$79,802
SlovakiaNov 29, 2012$15,964$57,609
IcelandNov 9, 2012$10,175$56,758
Serbia and MontenegroNov 8, 2012$7,512$41,437
East AfricaNov 23, 2012$32,524
SloveniaNov 29, 2012$1,820$18,554

Latin America

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
BrazilNov 9, 2012$388,149$2,697,678
MexicoNov 9, 2012$549,062$2,218,889
VenezuelaJan 11, 2013$164,997$1,654,449
ArgentinaOct 18, 2012$185,310$1,219,496
ChileOct 18, 2012$59,531$411,525
PeruOct 25, 2012$54,549$361,580
ColombiaOct 19, 2012$64,405$228,381
UruguayNov 9, 2012$11,815$181,432
EcuadorDec 7, 2012$39,002$118,003
BoliviaOct 25, 2012$8,156$24,180

Asia Pacific

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
AustraliaOct 25, 2012$2,028,368$12,724,841
JapanOct 26, 2012$645,693$4,589,196
Russia/CISNov 8, 2012$810,064$1,753,635
New ZealandOct 25, 2012$145,590$1,118,690
SingaporeNov 13, 2012$306,221$1,085,947
South KoreaOct 31, 2012$384,239$841,485
Hong KongNov 15, 2012$133,763$568,907
IndiaOct 19, 2012$425,022
PhilippinesOct 17, 2012$145,759$362,233
IndonesiaMar 22, 2013$169,806$315,601
ThailandOct 11, 2012$51,993$232,637