Milk Goes National

Following Milk’s successful limited opening release last weekend, the biopic of slain openly-gay San Francisco City Supervisor Harvey Milk enters a broader release today, playing 99 theatres nationwide.The film has raked in $2.33 million so far, despite a boycott by marriage equality activists of Cinemark theaters playing the film. The CEO of Cinemark, Alan Stock, donated nearly $10k to the Yes on 8 Campaign. [Box Office Mojo]