Milk

Milk Trailers

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Original title Milk
Category History, Drama
UK Release Date
Production year 2008
Production Country
Directors Gus Van Sant
Cast Sean Penn, Emile Hirsch, James Franco, Josh Brolin, Diego Luna, Alison Pill, Victor Garber, Denis O'Hare, Joseph Cross, Stephen Spinella, Boyd Holbrook, Lucas Grabeel, Dave Franco
Distributor Momentum Pictures

Synopsis

In 1977, Harvey Milk was elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, becoming the first openly gay man to be voted into public office in America. His victory was not just a victory for gay rights; he forged coalitions across the political spectrum. From senior citizens to union workers, Harvey Milk changed the very nature of what it means to be a fighter for human rights and became, before his untimely death in 1978, a hero for all Americans. During the last eight years of his life, while living in New York City, he turns 40…