Sean Penn as Harvey Milk

Milk tells the courageous story of Harvey Milk, California's first openly gay elected official. Directed by Gus Van Sant and starring Sean Penn in the lead role, for which he won an Oscar in 2009, the film expresses Harvey's fervent fight to achieve equal rights for members of the LGBT community and the steep challenges he confronted en route to public office in 1977. Sean shows range and depth with his nuanced performance, illustrating Harvey's idealistic approach while balancing his tenacious nature and his weaknesses.

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  1. wdg • December 8, 2016 @ 1:14 PM

    You missed Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth, Judy Dench as Queen Victoria, Nigel Hawthorne as King George III and Colin Firth as King George VI

  2. wdg • December 8, 2016 @ 1:09 PM

    You missed Helen Mirren as Queen Elizabeth & Judy Dench as Queen Victoria.

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