Supporters trying to rename Portland street For Harvey Milk

By : wire report
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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — When the movie “Milk” reached theaters in the West African country of Togo a few years ago, Jean Pierre Nugloze made sure to go.

Though several decades and continents apart, the story of slain San Francisco activist Harvey Milk, as played by actor Sean Penn, felt very personal. Nugloze was openly gay in a country where homosexuality remains illegal.

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Screened Out – The Gunman

By : Stephen Miller
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Sean Penn, Javier Bardem, Idris Elba, Jasmine Trinca

Perhaps the only reasons to see this are Penn’s guns – not the ones he shoots, his biceps. The 54-year-old is ripped. And Taken director Pierre Morel spends a lot of time with Penn shirtless or sleeveless to show off the artillery.

Honestly, we’ve come to expect more engaging, troubling and intelligent stuff from this actor – Mystic River, Milk, and Dead Man Walking. Since he’s so particular about picking his projects these days, the mercenary thriller The Gunman is shocking in how uninspired it is. Penn even produced and helped write the script. Though it’s not the worst film ever made, there’s not much to suggest it.

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