Join film historian Doug Deuchler for this Biopic series to view "Milk," the final film in this Biopic Film Series.
"Milk" features Sean Penn in Best Actor Oscar-winning role as the assassinated San Francisco city supervisor and gay-rights leader Harvey Milk. This 2008 film is 128 minutes long.
A biopic is a film that dramatizes the life of a historically based person or people. The term is a combination of the words "biography" and "picture." Biopics tell their stories with varying degrees of accuracy.