Release Date: January 20, 2017
Studio: The Weinstein Company
Director: John Lee Hancock
Screenwriter: Robert D. Siegel
Genre: Biography / Drama
MPAA Rating: (PG-13) for brief strong language.
Official Website: Facebook
Cast: Michael Keaton, Linda Cardellini, Patrick Wilson, Nick Offerman, Laura Dern, John Carroll Lynch, B.J. Novak
Plot Summary: THE FOUNDER is a drama that tells the true story of how Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton), a 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. He maneuvered himself into a position to be able to pull the company from the brothers and create a billion-dollar empire.