|In Theaters||January 20, 2017
Wide on Jan 20
|On Blu-ray||April 18, 2017|
|On DVD||April 18, 2017|
Written by Robert Siegel (BIG FAN), 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.
Rated PG-13 for brief strong language.
Box office gross: $9.9 million. View box office history.
Released by The Weinstein Company. See more credits.