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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. The Founder (2017) is directed by John Lee Hancock and was released on Jan 20th, 2017.

John Lee Hancock
Michael Keaton, Nick Offerman, and John Carroll Lynch.

Release dates, trailer and film details ⤵

The Founder is scheduled to arrive in theaters on January 20, 2017. As of today, the movie has been out for around since its theatrical release.

When is The Founder coming to DVD?

The Founder DVD release date is set for April 18, 2017, with Blu-ray available the same day as the DVD release. DVD releases are typically released around 12-16 weeks after the theatrical premiere.

When will The Founder be released digitally?

The Founder digital release from Amazon Video and iTunes should be available 1-2 weeks before the Blu-ray, DVD, and 4K releases. The estimated VOD release date is April 2017.

All release dates

In Theaters

January 20, 2017

DVD Release Date

April 18, 2017

Netflix DVD Release Date

April 18, 2017 (estimate)

Netflix Streaming

Not announced

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Movie details

Director John Lee Hancock’s drama movie The Founder was released January 20th, 2017.

The Founder is rated PG-13. PG-13 rating means some material may not be suitable for children. Parents are urged to give "parental guidance". May contain some material parents might not like for their young children.

The movie currently has a 7.2 out of 10 IMDb rating and Metascore from Metacritic is 67. We will continue to add and update the review scores.

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The Founder
Film Rating
1 hour 55 minutes
Film Budget
$25 million
Box Office Results
$13 million
Drama, History

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