The Carpetbaggers
The Carpetbaggers (1964)

Set in the '20s and '30s and based on Harold Robbin's book, this drama chronicles the life of millionaire Jonas Cord, Jr. (George Peppard) who inherits his father's business and who has no scruples in romance nor business… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: April 9, 1964
DVD Release Date: April 22, 2003
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Critic Score: 33% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

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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jay nixon
Glossy junk.
Michael Gildea
It would be so fucking awesome if TCM and my cable company could synchronize their watches so I won't miss the end of any movies my DVR records. Because of… More