• Publication date: December 28, 2009

Barbarians at the Gate Barbarians at the Gate

F. Ross Johnson, the CEO of RJR Nabisco decides that the time is ...

F. Ross Johnson, the CEO of RJR Nabisco decides that the time is ripe to take over his own company and enlists American Express. This kicks off a tide of other firms swarming in to tender offers. The outline of the film follows the actual takeover of the RJR Nabisco empire in a tongue in cheek way.