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2.3
21 Ratings

The Carpetbaggers

Directed by Edward Dmytryk
United States, 1964
Drama

Synopsis

This 1964 blockbuster, based on Harold Robbins’s best-selling novel and loosely based on Howard Hughes’s life, chronicles the financial rise and moral descent of half-cocked entrepreneur Jonas Cord.

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The Carpetbaggers Directed by Edward Dmytryk

Awards & Festivals

National Board of Review

1964 | Winner: Best Supporting Actor

BAFTA Awards

1965 | Nominee: Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles

Golden Globes (USA)

1965 | Nominee: Best Supporting Actress