Set for release this Friday, Michael Keaton-starring The Founder focuses on the building of the fast food empire that we know as McDonalds, tracking the story of salesman Ray Kroc as he built one of the biggest food empires on the planet through ruthlessness and determination.
To celebrate the movie’s upcoming release, a new infographic has been unveiled which gives us just a handful of interesting facts about the rival to the likes of Burger King and KFC that many of you simply won’t have known. Check them out below, enjoy a brand new clip from the movie and wash it all down with our review here.
The Founder is a drama that tells the true story of how Ray Kroc (Keaton), 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.