Argo + Fargo: Watch a clever mashup of Affleck and Coen Brothers. (VIDEO)

Argo Meets Fargo

Argo Meets Fargo

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Oct. 22 2012 11:13 AM

Argo Meets Fargo

Frances McDormand in Fargo

The Argo/Fargo jokes have been making the rounds on Twitter for a few weeks now, but Jordan Rozansky has taken those quips to another level, by reimagining the Ben Affleck hit as “a declassified true story plus Fargo.”

Why not? Affleck’s version of the fake movie was already pretty different from the real fake movie. And any time we can revisit the Coen Brothers’ best film—despite what Slate readers may think—we’re happy to do so. Enjoy.


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