Who made milk movie?

Milk (2008 American film)

Directed by Gus Van Sant
Written by Dustin Lance Black
Produced by Dan Jinks Bruce Cohen
Starring Sean Penn Emile Hirsch Josh Brolin Diego Luna James Franco

What was the movie Milk about?

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.
Milk/Film synopsis

When did milk movie come out?

January 23, 2009 (Italy)
Milk/Release date

Is the movie Milk historically accurate?

As an introduction for a voiceover, that seems too good to be true – but it is true. The real Harvey Milk made the tape a year before his death. The real tape can be heard in the 1984 Oscar-winning documentary The Times of Harvey Milk. Famously, director Gus van Sant remade Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho shot by shot.

How old was James Franco in Milk?

FRANCO: Yeah, he’s one of the smartest dropouts I’ve ever met. I was a little older. I was I think 20 when I auditioned.

How old was Harvey Milk when he died?

48 years (1930–1978)
Harvey Milk/Age at death

Why is milk white?

However, milk also contains protein, fat and vitamins. One of the main types of proteins in milk are caseins, which join in small clusters with calcium and phosphate to form tiny particles called micelles. This causes milk to reflect all light wavelengths and absorb none, making it appear white.

Where is milk come from?

Aside from cattle, many kinds of livestock provide milk used by humans for dairy products. These animals include water buffalo, goat, sheep, camel, donkey, horse, reindeer and yak. The first four respectively produced about 11%, 2%, 1.4% and 0.2% of all milk worldwide in 2011.

Who played Jack in milk?

Diego LunaMilk
Jack Lira/Played by

Where did Harvey Milk go to school?

University at Albany1947–1951
Bay Shore Senior High School1947
Harvey Milk/Education

Who is the director of the movie Milk?

In early 1991, Oliver Stone was planning to produce, but not direct, a film on Milk’s life; he wrote a script for the film, called The Mayor of Castro Street. In July 1992, director Gus Van Sant was signed with Warner Bros. to direct the biopic with actor Robin Williams in the lead role.

What was the last scene in milk about?

The film suggests that Milk believed that White might be a closeted gay man. The last scene is a candlelight vigil held by thousands for Milk and Moscone throughout the streets of the city. Pictures of the actual people depicted in the film, and brief summaries of their lives follow. Sean Penn filming Milk in 2008.

When did Cadbury Dairy Milk Chocolate come out?

Jump to navigation Jump to search. Cadbury Dairy Milk is a brand of milk chocolate manufactured by Cadbury. It was introduced in the United Kingdom in 1905 and now consists of a number of products. Every product in the Dairy Milk line is made with exclusively milk chocolate. In 2014, Dairy Milk was ranked the best-selling chocolate bar in the UK.

Where was the movie Milk filmed in San Francisco?

Much of Milk was filmed on Castro Street and other locations in San Francisco, including Milk’s former storefront, Castro Camera . The film was released to critical acclaim and grossed $54 million worldwide.