Movie review: The Founder

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“As Kroc makes some good decisions (and learns from a few bad ones), we learn a great deal about fast food, real estate, and shady business deals. As we see how optimism combined with opportunity and hard work combine to make Ray Kroc a wealthy man, we also see the ways in which growing riches and the right kind of legal representation can justify an ethically compromised worldview. “You can’t serve God and riches”, Jesus once said. According to The Founder, Ray Kroc chose riches, with a side order of fries.”

Read the full review by Rev. Bruce Batchelor-Glader