The Founder

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  • PG-13
The Founder is a drama that 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... read more
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The Founder is a drama that 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.

Original Release

11/24/2016

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Cast

Michael Keaton Ray Kroc
Nick Offerman Dick McDonald
Linda Cardellini Joan Smith
Patrick Wilson Rollie Smith
John Carroll Lynch Mac McDonald
Laura Dern Ethel Kroc
Wilbur Fitzgerald Jerry Cullen
B.J. Novak Harry J. Sonneborn
Kabby Borders Cheerleader #1
Valeri Rogers Cheerleader
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

John Lee Hancock

Writers

Robert Siegel

Cast

Michael Keaton Ray Kroc
Nick Offerman Dick McDonald
Linda Cardellini Joan Smith
Patrick Wilson Rollie Smith
John Carroll Lynch Mac McDonald
Laura Dern Ethel Kroc
Wilbur Fitzgerald Jerry Cullen
B.J. Novak Harry J. Sonneborn
Kabby Borders Cheerleader #1
Valeri Rogers Cheerleader
Kate Kneeland June Martino
Cara Mantella Myra Rosenblatt
Justin Randell Brooke Fred Turner
Griff Furst Jim Zien
David de Vries Jack Horford
Andrew Benator Leonard Rosenblatt
Randall Taylor Owner (Ed's Drive-In)
Bradley Bowen Father
Marshall Choka Country Club Diner
Marc Crandlemire Shriner

Producers

Harvey Weinstein Executive Producer
Glen Basner Executive Producer
Holly Brown Executive Producer
Alison Cohen Executive Producer
David S. Greathouse Executive Producer
William D. Johnson Executive Producer
Christos V. Konstantakopoulos Executive Producer
Karen Lunder Executive Producer
Bob Weinstein Executive Producer
David Glasser Executive Producer
Don Handfield Producer
William D. Johnson Producer
Jeremy Renner Producer
Parry Creedon Producer
David Glasser Producer
Aaron Ryder Producer
Michael Sledd Producer

Editors

Robert Frazen

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