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8 Mile (2002)
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Starring: Kim Basinger, Eminem, Brittany Murphy, Mekhi Phifer
Director: Curtis Hanson
Category: Drama, Biography
Studio: Universal Studios
Subtitles:
[None]
Length:
111 mins

 
 

 

"Powerful. This may be one of the few inspirational movies that could actually inspire someone." -Richard Schickel, Time

"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), lifeis 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 ever 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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