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The Founder (2016)  link to The Founder on IMDb  link to trailer on IMDb

Number: 1172

poster The Founder

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Country: USA, 115 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, Yiddish

Genre(s): Drama, History, Biography

Director(s): John Lee Hancock


1954. Having worked as a salesman most of his adult life, Ray Kroc has been a hustler in most senses of the word. That hustling has made him the target of derision among certain circles for peddling what have ended up being more novelty or faddish than useful products, but it has also placed more than a comfortable roof in Arlington Heights, Illinois over his and his wife Ethel's heads. Ethel, however, wishes that he placed as much effort into being at home with her than he is in selling, his current job of peddling five-spindle milkshake makers for Prince Castle which has him constantly on the road going from one drive-in restaurant to another. It is because of the beefs he has with the whole drive-in experience (bad food, bad service) in constantly eating at such establishments while on the road that he becomes enthralled with the concept of McDonald's Restaurant in San Bernardino, California, it owned and operated by brothers Richard McDonald and Maurice McDonald - Dick and Mac. ...


photo Michael Keaton Michael Keaton Ray Kroc
photo Nick Offerman Nick Offerman Dick McDonald
photo John Carroll Lynch John Carroll Lynch Mac McDonald
photo Linda Cardellini Linda Cardellini Joan Smith
photo B.J. Novak B.J. Novak Harry J. Sonneborn

Medium: Bluray + DVD,

Comments: Starz / Anchor Bay;UPC031398264125;;;

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.40:1