The Carpetbaggers
The Carpetbaggers (1964)

Based on the best-selling novel from Harold Robbins, this film relates how a wealthy, powerful man continues to be cruel and self-serving until he gets a two-fisted lesson. George Peppard plays Jonas Cord Jr., a man who--though loathing his… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: April 22, 2003
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Critic Score: 33% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
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The sleazy pulp film was a blockbuster smash hit upon its release, proving to Hollywood that bad taste pays big dividends.

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Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

One of the all-time great potboilers featuring a powerhouse performance by the always underrated George Peppard.

Eric Henderson
Slant Magazine

The film was a blockbuster back in 1964 and could have been seen as the last word in silver screen sleaze ... at least as far as mainstream America was concerned.

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Glossy junk.
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