The Founder (2016)

The true story of how Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton), a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, 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. He maneuvered himself into a position to be able to pull the company from the brothers and create a billion-dollar empire.

Director: John Lee Hancock
Genre(s): Biography,  Drama,  History
Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 115 min
Starring: B.J. Novak,  John Carroll Lynch,  Justin Randell Brooke,  Katie Kneeland,  Laura Dern, Linda Cardellini,  Michael Keaton,  Nick Offerman,  Patrick Wilson
Weinstein Company, The | Release Date: January 20, 2017


Review Scores

  • Tomatometer - 7
  • Metacritic - 7