Desert One

Using new archival sources and unprecedented access to key players on both sides, master documentarian Barbara Kopple (Harlan County, USA) reveals the true story behind one of the most daring rescues in modern US history: a secret mission to free hostages captured during the 1979 Iranian revolution.

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Director: Barbara Kopple
Cast: Jimmy Carter, Walter Mondale, Ted Koppel
Language: English
Genre: Documentary
Rating: Not Rated
Run time: 1 hour 47 minutes