Age Group: Adults & Seniors
4/16/2013 • 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.Laughlin Library
Room: MultiPurpose Room
Movie Series: Adult Film Showings
On November 4, 1979, Iranian militants stormed the American embassy in Tehran and captured dozens of American hostages, sparking a 444-day ordeal. There's a little-known footnote to the crisis: six Americans escaped and a mid level agent named Antonio Mendez devised an ingenious yet incredibly risky plan to rescue them.