The Founder - Wednesday 22nd November, 8pm, Tickets €5 (at the Box Office on the Night)
2016 | USA | 12A | 115mins | Biography/Drama/History
Directed by John Lee Hancock (SAVING MR. BANKS), THE FOUNDER features the true story of how Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton), a struggling 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. Writer Robert Siegel (THE WRESTLER) details how Kroc maneuvered himself into a position to be able to pull the company from the brothers and create a billion-dollar empire. The film also stars Laura Dern as Ray Kroc's first wife Ethel; John Carroll Lynch as Mac McDonald and Nick Offerman as Dick McDonald.
Jump - Wednesday 6th December, 8pm, Tickets €5 (at the Box Office on the Night)
2012 | Ireland | 15A | 81mins | Drama
Starring Charlene McKenna (Raw, Ripper Street), Martin McCann (Shadow Dancer, Killing Bono) Nicola Burley (Streetdance) & Valene Kane (The Fading Light) JUMP follows the lives of four twenty-something’s whose lives collide in a night of fast talk, accidents and intrigue. As the clock ticks towards midnight and the night’s events expertly fall into place, JUMP weaves an existential portrait of our character’s lives as their hopes, fears and secrets are revealed.
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