RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Milk (movie)

A collection of news and information related to Milk (movie) published by this site and its partners.

Top Milk (movie) Articles

Displaying items 45-55
  • The Oscars: Best picture is best bellwether

    The Oscars: Best picture is best bellwether
    Tonight's Oscar ceremony will be the 81st in the award's venerable history, and like people who've reached an advanced age, the institution has had a hard time getting respect in a contemporary culture that cares mightily about being up to the minute...
  • 'Slumdog Millionaire' wins top Oscar prize

    'Slumdog Millionaire' wins top Oscar prize
    In a rags-to-riches story that only Hollywood could write, "Slumdog Millionaire" won best picture -- and seven other Academy Awards on Sunday night at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood. Not bad for a movie that was almost a straight-to-DVD release. The...
  • Original screenplay: Dustin Lance Black, 'Milk'

    Original screenplay: Dustin Lance Black, 'Milk'
    Dustin Lance Black "Milk" In accepting his award, "Milk" screenwriter Black dutifully dispatched with the thank-yous and then -- in keeping with the spirit of the film about gay rights activist Harvey Milk -- got personal and political. Black recalled...
  • Actor: Sean Penn outdoes himself to earn the Oscar

    Actor: Sean Penn outdoes himself to earn the Oscar
    With Sean Penn, there is forever the sense that he has demons of his own to beat back before he can slip underneath the skin of whatever character is awaiting dissection on the table in front of him. The knives are always at the ready, the guns loaded,...
  • 'Slumdog,' Winslet and Penn: No surprises at the Kodak

    'Slumdog,' Winslet and Penn: No surprises at the Kodak
    Wolverine did a song-and-dance. A Swarovski crystal curtain shimmered. Veteran Oscar winners such as Sophia Loren, Anthony Hopkins and Eva Marie Saint were on hand to dole out awards. Producers tried to shake up the 81st Academy Awards in a bid to...
  • 'Slumdog' strikes it rich with 8 Oscar wins

    'Slumdog' strikes it rich with 8 Oscar wins
    "Slumdog Millionaire" -- a love story that combines artistic ambition with broad commercial appeal -- won a leading eight Oscars on Sunday night, including the best picture trophy. While the film's triumphs at the 81st annual Academy Awards marked an...
  • Turan: Take your Oscar snark someplace else

    Turan: Take your Oscar snark someplace else
    Here's a modest proposal: Next year, let's ignore the Oscars. I'm not talking about the winners or the show itself, but I sure could do without the obsessive buildup to the event that devours everything in its path. Let's let the Oscars sneak up on us...
  • Jim Carrey, Sean Penn, Benicio del Toro eye-poke 'Three Stooges'

    Oh, wise guys, eh? In some of the most bizarre casting news to come down the pike, Sean Penn has been set to star in the Farrelly Brothers' "Three Stooges," with Jim Carrey and Benicio del Toro close to committing, according to Variety. Penn will play...
  • Dean's Best & Worst of '08

    BEST PICTURE: 1. DARK KNIGHT 2. CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON 3. SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE 4. IRON MAN 5. DOUBT 6. THE WRESTLER 7. MILK 8. TROPIC THUNDER 9. WALL-E WORST: 1. THE HOTTIE AND THE NOTTIE 2. LOVE GURU 3. DON'T MESS WITH THE ZOHAN 4. MAMMA...
  • Oscar Watcher's Notebook: The zeitgeist edge

    Oscar Watcher's Notebook: The zeitgeist edge
    Who doesn't want to be relevant? It's a step toward contentment, a way to stay charged and, in this season, a key to predicting the Oscars. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Oscar voting: The Oscar Watcher's Notebook in the Nov. 11 edition of The...
  • California To Honor Slain Gay Rights Leader Harvey Milk Saturday

    California To Honor Slain Gay Rights Leader Harvey Milk Saturday
    Presidential Medal of Freedom? Got that. A place in the California Hall of Fame and Sean Penn playing you on-screen? Those, too. Now, Harvey Milk has a holiday of sorts to call his own. California will observe its first day of "special significance"...