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Barbarians At The Gate

Barbarians At The Gate

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Saturday, March 20, 1993 N/A
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  • Season: 1992-93
  • Network: HBO
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: True Story, Social Issue
  • Based On: Barbarians At The Gate written by B. Burrough & J. Helyar
  • Misc.: Emmy Winner; Based On Book/Play

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the book by Bryan Burrough and John Helyar. In 1988 businessman and CEO F. Ross Johnson sets off a major bidding war for R.J.R. Nabisco when he decides to buy the company. Fighting to gain control of his corporation against leverage-buyout tycoon Henry Kravis he ultimately sets up the largest corporate takeover in Wall Street history.


Production Company:

  • Columbia Pictures, HBO

Production Type:

  • In-House
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