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Iran: Days of Crisis

Not Yet Rated| 3 hr. 4 min.

Plot Summary
This movie depicts the real-life events of the 1979 Iranian hostage situation, which was instigated by a revolution within the country. When a group of Islamic militants take over the United States embassy in Tehran, more than 50 American citizens are held for over a year, leading to a lengthy diplomatic crisis with Iran. The film portrays how both President Jimmy Carter (George Grizzard) and the shah of Iran (Daniel Gélin) deal with the tense ongoing situation.

Cast: Arliss Howard , Jeff Fahey , Alice Krige , Tony Goldwyn , Daniel Gélin , George Grizzard , Ronald Guttman , Valérie Kaprisky

Director: Kevin Connor

Genres: Docudrama

Iran: Days of Crisis (1991)

Release Date: January 1st, 1991|3 hr. 4 min.

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