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The Founder (2016)

PG-13
115 min | Biography, Drama, History

The story of Ray Kroc, a salesman who turned two brothers' innovative fast food eatery, McDonald's, into the biggest restaurant business in the world, with a combination of ambition, persistence, and ruthlessness.
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Carter Burwell (composed by)
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Budget
$ 25,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 3,404,102
Gross (USA)
$ 12,785,093
Gross (World)
$ 21,945,747
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Release date
Jan 20, 2017 (United States)

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75 cast members
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Michael Keaton
Ray Kroc Ray Kroc   See fewer
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Nick Offerman
Dick McDonald Dick McDonald   See fewer
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John Carroll Lynch
Mac McDonald Mac McDonald   See fewer
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Linda Cardellini
Joan Smith Joan Smith   See fewer
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B.J. Novak
Harry J. Sonneborn Harry J. Sonneborn   See fewer
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Laura Dern
Ethel Kroc Ethel Kroc   See fewer
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Justin Randell Brooke
Fred Turner Fred Turner   See fewer
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Kate Kneeland
June Martino June Martino   See fewer
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Patrick Wilson
Rollie Smith Rollie Smith   See fewer
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Griff Furst
Jim Zien Jim Zien   See fewer
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Wilbur Fitzgerald
Jerry Cullen Jerry Cullen   See fewer
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David de Vries
Jack Horford Jack Horford   See fewer
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Andrew Benator
Leonard Rosenblatt Leonard Rosenblatt   See fewer
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Cara Mantella
Myra Rosenblatt Myra Rosenblatt   See fewer
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Randall Taylor
Owner (Ed's Drive-In) Owner (Ed's Drive-In)   See fewer
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Lacey King
Car Hop Girl (Ed's Drive-In) Car Hop Girl (Ed's Drive-In)   See fewer
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Jeremy Madden
Dennis Dennis   See fewer
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Rebecca Ray
Car Hop Girl (Joe's Drive-In) Car Hop Girl (Joe's Drive-In)   See fewer
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Adam Rosenberg
Employee (San Bernadino) Employee (San Bernadino)   See fewer
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Jacinte Blankenship
Woman (San Bernadino) Woman (San Bernadino)   See fewer
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Charles Green
Loan Officer #1 Loan Officer #1   See fewer
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David Silverman
Loan Officer #2 (as David Marshall Silverman) Loan Officer #2 (as David Marshall Silverman)   See fewer
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Mike Pniewski
Harvey Peltz Harvey Peltz   See fewer
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Catherine Dyer
Mrs. Horford Mrs. Horford   See fewer
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Susan Williams
Mrs. Cullen Mrs. Cullen   See fewer
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Franco Castan
Art Wolodarsky Art Wolodarsky   See fewer
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Kenny Alfonso
Kroc Corporate Lawyer Kroc Corporate Lawyer   See fewer
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Kabby Borders
Cheerleader #1 Cheerleader #1   See fewer
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Nicolette Goetz
Cheerleader #2 Cheerleader #2   See fewer
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Lauren Denham
Cheerleader #3 Cheerleader #3   See fewer
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Abbey Ferrell
Cheerleader #4 Cheerleader #4   See fewer
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Mathias Alvarez
Photographer Photographer   See fewer
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Victor McCay
Kroc Divorce Lawyer Kroc Divorce Lawyer   See fewer
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Steve Coulter
Doctor Reeves Doctor Reeves   See fewer
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Ric Reitz
Will Davis (LA Times Reporter) Will Davis (LA Times Reporter)   See fewer
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Joy Glover Walters
Mother (San Bernadino) Mother (San Bernadino)   See fewer
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Makabe Ganey
Little Boy Little Boy   See fewer
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Jody Thompson
Customer (Schaumburg) Customer (Schaumburg)   See fewer
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Chris Greene
Grand Opening Customer Churchill Grand Opening Customer Churchill   See fewer
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Kimberly Banta
Bingo Caller Bingo Caller   See fewer
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Devon Ogden
Gorgeous Blonde Gorgeous Blonde   See fewer
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Gerald Duckworth
Owner (Joe's Drive-In) (as Gerald L. Duckworth) Owner (Joe's Drive-In) (as Gerald L. Duckworth)   See fewer
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Jen Cohen
Female Passenger Female Passenger   See fewer
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David Zyler
Dr. Nelson (as Dave Zyler) Dr. Nelson (as Dave Zyler)   See fewer
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Joseph Sanfelippo
McDonald's Announcer (voice) (as Joe Sanfelippo) McDonald's Announcer (voice) (as Joe Sanfelippo)   See fewer
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Emmy Allin
Teenage Bully (uncredited) Teenage Bully (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kimberly Battista
Mrs. Michael Finn (uncredited) Mrs. Michael Finn (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bradley Bowen
Father (uncredited) Father (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marshall Choka
Country Club Diner (uncredited) Country Club Diner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marc Crandlemire
Shriner (uncredited) Shriner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kemuel Crossty
McDonald's Employee (uncredited) McDonald's Employee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mark Falvo
Photographer (uncredited) Photographer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tracy Goode
Realtor (uncredited) Realtor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Travis Gore
McDonald's Employee (uncredited) McDonald's Employee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Brice Anthony Heller
Johnson's Customer (uncredited) Johnson's Customer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Josh Henry
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Cody Howard
McDonald's Employee (uncredited) McDonald's Employee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Marie Joelyn
Steakhouse Patron / McDonald's Family Customer (uncredited) Steakhouse Patron / McDonald's Family Customer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Perry Johnson
Restaurant Patron (uncredited) Restaurant Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kendall Kiker
Shriner (uncredited) Shriner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Hayley H. Long
Bank Teller (uncredited) Bank Teller (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dan Mulvaney
Jack Collins (uncredited) Jack Collins (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tommy O'Brien
Restaurant Manager (uncredited) Restaurant Manager (uncredited)   See fewer
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Afemo Omilami
Mr. Merriman (uncredited) Mr. Merriman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Anna Phillips
Car Hop (uncredited) Car Hop (uncredited)   See fewer
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Valeri Rogers
Cheerleader (uncredited) Cheerleader (uncredited)   See fewer
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Patti Schellhaas
Wealthy Country Club Diner (uncredited) Wealthy Country Club Diner (uncredited)   See fewer
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Donna Sexton
First McDonald's Family / Customer (uncredited) First McDonald's Family / Customer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Carla Shinall
Mom at McDonald's (uncredited) Mom at McDonald's (uncredited)   See fewer
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Clay Stokes
McDonald Brothers' Lawyer (uncredited) McDonald Brothers' Lawyer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Doug Stroup
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7.2 / 10 | 87,755 votes