B-Rabbit (Eminem) is working at the plant when a spontaneous rap battle breaks out at the lunch truck. So B-Rabbit decides to jump in, and beats Mike (Xzibit) easily with a freestyle rap.
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“Eminem wins by a knockout!” raves Rolling Stone, as the Grammy Award-winning phenomenon makes his feature film debut in this gripping story about the boundaries that hold us back – and the courage that can set us free. For Jimmy Smith, Jr. (Eminem), life is a daily fight just to keep hope alive. Feeding his dreams in Detroit’s vibrant music scene, Jimmy wages an extraordinary personal struggle to find his own voice – and earn a place in a world where rhymes rule, legends are born and every moment… is another chance. From Academy Award winner Curtis Hanson (L.A. Confidential) and Oscar-winning producer Brian Grazer (A Beautiful Mind), 8 Mile is the triumphant film Time Magazine hails as “Powerful!” and Entertainment Weekly applauds as “Electrifying and Mesmerizing!”
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Cast: Eminem, Kim Basinger, Mekhi Phifer, Brittany Murphy, Evan Jones, Omar Benson Miller, Eugene Byrd, De’Angelo Wilson, Anthony Mackie, Taryn Manning, Michael Shannon
Produced By: Brian Grazer, Curtis Hanson, Jimmy Iovine
Directed By: Curtis Hanson