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The Founder

Rated PG-13 115 min. 2016

This drama tells 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.

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Official Site: thefounderfilm.com

Director: John Lee Hancock

Writer: Robert D. Siegel

Producer: Don Handfield, Jeremy Renner and Aaron Ryder

Cast: Michael Keaton, John Carol Lynch, Nick Offerman, Laura Dern and Linda Cardellini

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