Barbarians at the Gate
Barbarians at the Gate (1993)

In this immensely-entertaining TV movie, CEO F. Ross Johnson has just been burned by a failed product and begins drawing up plans to buy the company outright so he'll have no one to answer to but himself. Unfortunately for Johnson, his… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: March 20, 1993
DVD Release Date: September 25, 2001
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Rob Thomas
Capital Times (Madison, WI)

Makes the greedy rich who buy and sell ordinary folks' futures seem almost lovable.

Tony Medley

Rubbish with Garner whitewashing a real life villain

Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Highly effective TV-movie with memorable Garner performance.

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Flixster Audience Score: 73% Flixster User Reviews
Ken Stachnik
Basically a blow-by-blow of the sale of Nabisco, with sight gags thrown in to make it a "comedy."