PG-13 | | 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.
B. J. Novak appeared in this film, and one of John Lee Hancock's other films, Saving Mr. Banks (2013).
I know what you're thinkin'... What the heck do I need a 5-spindle for... when I barely sell enough milkshakes to justify my single-spindle. Right? Wrong. Are you familiar with the notion of the chicken or the egg Mr. Griffith, I mentioned... that ...
When Michael Keaton (Ray Kroc) is signing contracts in the MacDonalds' lawyers office, a set of law books can be seen in the background. One of the volumes indicates the volumes are Federal Reporter, Second Series. One book is volume 434. This is a book of court decisions from 1970, approximately twenty years from the events depicted in the movie.
During the opening/closing credits, the real Ray A Kroc is heard giving an interview about how he came to buy out McDonald's.
€741,735 (Italy) (15 January 2017)
$12,785,093 (USA) (21 April 2017)
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