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The Founder(Movie, 2017)

PG-13
| 1h 55min | Genres: Drama, History
The FounderRating: 3.6/5 (with 17901,790 votes)
The Founder is a 2016 American biographical drama film directed by John Lee Hancock and written by Robert Siegel. Starring Michael Keaton as businessman Ray Kroc, the film portrays the story of his creation of the McDonald's fast-food restaurant chain. Nick Offerman and John Carroll Lynch co-star as McDonald's founders Richard and Maurice McDonald. The film premiered at Arclight Hollywood on December 7, 2016, and was released theatrically in the United States on January 20, 2017, by The Weinstein Company. It grossed $24 million worldwide and received generally positive reviews from critics, who praised Keaton's performance. ()
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Available languages: English (Original), Spanish
Available subtitles: English, Spanish
Duration: 1h 55min
Genres: Movies Based on Real Life / Dramas
Keywords: starring nick offerman / directed by john lee hancock / starring john carroll lynch / starring michael keaton / rags to riches / food / based on real life / history / hidden gems / dramas
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About The Founder

The true story of how Ray Kroc, 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 for The Founder + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

THE FOUNDER - Official UK Trailer - On DVD & Blu-ray June 12th(Trailer, 2:05)

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Production country: United States of America (USA)
Plays in: Arizona, California
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 32 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Catalan (CA), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Croatian (HR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Latvian (LV), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Vietnamese (VI), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 01/20/2017 (World premiere: 09/13/2016)
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Hambre De Poder"
"Fome de Poder"
"The Founder - Die Geschichte wird immer vom Sieger geschrieben"
"The Founder - Die wahre Geschichte von McDonalds"
"El Fundador"
Budget: 15,000,000 USD
Revenue: 24,121,245 USD (= 161%)

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