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.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 (Los Angeles)
Plot: What's the story about?
Tells 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.
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Cast: Who stars in it?
- B.J. Novak
... Harry Sonneborn
- John Carroll Lynch
... Mac McDonald
- Kimberly Battista
... Mrs. Michael Finn
- Steve Coulter
... Dr. Reeves
- Catherine Dyer
... Mrs. Horford
Crew: Who's making The Founder
A look at the The Founder behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director John Lee Hancock last directed The Highwaymen and Saving Mr. Banks. The film's writer Robert Siegel last wrote Cruise and Turbo.
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Production: What we know about The Founder
- Laura Dern will play Ethel Kroc, Kroc’s first wife who suffers through his business schemes and whom he neglects.
- Developed in the vein of The Social Network.
On or about April 16, 2016, the film was in Completed status.
On or about March 1, 2016, the film was in Post-Production status.
On or about March 27, 2015, the film was in Pre-Production status.
Plans to shoot mid-May 2015 in Atlanta.
The Founder Release Date: When was it released?
When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?Tuesday, April 18, 2017
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