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R| 2 hr. 8 min.

Plot Summary
In 1972, Harvey Milk (Sean Penn) and his then-lover Scott Smith leave New York for San Francisco, with Milk determined to accomplish something meaningful in his life. Settling in the Castro District, he opens a camera shop and helps transform the area into a mecca for gays and lesbians. In 1977 he becomes the nation's first openly gay man elected to a notable public office when he wins a seat on the Board of Supervisors. The following year, Dan White (Josh Brolin) kills Milk in cold blood.

Cast: Sean Penn , Emile Hirsch , Josh Brolin , Diego Luna , James Franco , Alison Pill , Victor Garber , Denis O'Hare

Director: Gus Van Sant

Genres: Biography, Drama

Distributor: Focus Features

Milk (2008)

Release Date: November 26th, 2008|2 hr. 8 min.

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