The Founder Poster

Release Date: January 20th, 2017

DVD Release Date: April 18th, 2017

PG-13|1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary
The true story of how Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton), a struggling salesman from Illinois, met Mac (John Carroll Lynch) and Dick McDonald (Nick Offerman), who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers' speedy system of making the food and saw franchise potential. Kroc soon maneuvers himself into a position to be able to pull the company from the brothers and create a multi-billion dollar empire.

Cast: Michael Keaton, Nick Offerman, John Carroll Lynch, Laura Dern, Linda Cardellini, B.J. Novak, Patrick Wilson, Justin Randell Brooke

Director: John Hancock

Genres: Drama, Historical drama, Biography

Production Co: The Weinstein Company, Faliro House, The Combine, FilmNation Entertainment

Distributors: Weinstein Co., Weinstein Co.

Keywords: 1950s, Rise, Transformation, Pursuit, Spirited, Wife, Gripping, Brother, Rivalry

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