SYNOPSIS

The Founder. The Founder is a drama that tells the true story of how Ray Kroc (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.


TRAILER


RELEASE DATE

February 17, 2017

DIRECTOR

John Lee Hancock

WRITER

Robert D. Siegel

COMPANY

StudioCanal

GENRE

Biography, Drama, History

CERT

12A

RUNTIME

115 minutes