Escape From Iran: The Canadian Caper (1981)

PG 05/17/1981 (US) HistoryDramaThrillerTV Movie 1h 37m
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A dramatized account of how the staff of the Canadian Embassy helped a group of American diplomats escape from Iran during the Iranian Revolution.

  1. Lamont Johnson


  2. Lionel Chetwynd


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  1. Gordon Pinsent

    Gordon Pinsent

    Ambassador Ken Taylor

  2. Chris Wiggins

    Chris Wiggins

    John Sheardon

  3. Diana Barrington

    Diana Barrington

    Zena Sheardown

  4. Robert Joy

    Robert Joy

    Mark Lijek

  5. James B. Douglas

    James B. Douglas

    Bob Anders

  6. Tisa Chang

    Tisa Chang

    Pat Taylor

  7. Larry Aubrey

    Joe Stafford

  8. Matsu Anderson

    Cora Lijek

  9. Julie Khaner

    Julie Khaner

    Kathy Stafford

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Original Language English

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