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The Founder

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"The Founder" will tell the story of how a salesman named Ray Kroc teamed with two brothers, Richard and Maurice “Mac” McDonald, to launch what would soon become an international fast food chain that now serves 68 million customers every day.

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Based on 23 The Founder Cinema reviews, The Founder gets an average Cinema review score of 69. The score for all versions is 69 based on a total of 23 reviews.
3.5/4
nypost.comCinema
“Is this a great country or what?” asked Michael Keaton’s Billy Blazejowski, a bold young capitalist, in 1982’s “Night Shift.” Three decades later, Keaton’s bold middle-aged cap...
873d ago
81/100
www.theverge.comCinema
One of the most telling details about The Founder, John Lee Hancock’s lively, bleak drama about the origins of the McDonald’s fast-food empire, is that the movie never actually ...
873d ago
80/100
www.newyorker.comCinema
Layer by layer, this dumbfounding movie devises its magical recipe, and dares us to resist it: ketchup, mustard, two slices of pickle, and hold the irony. Delicious.
873d ago
4/5
www.theguardian.comCinema
Fascinating, subtle film on the machinations of Ray Kroc, the ruthless, insecure man who made a burger joint an empire and sold out its originators.
873d ago
B/A+
www.avclub.comCinema
Michael Keaton shines in the fast-food business procedural of The Founder.
873d ago
80/100
variety.comCinema
John Lee Hancock's knowingly mistitled biopic of McDonald's mogul Ray Kroc proves an unexpectedly piquant moral parable for the Trump era.
873d ago
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The Founder release date for Cinema January 20, 2017 2 Years Ago (US)

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The Founder was released on 851d ago in the UK and the US.
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