Overall Rank: 4955
Average Rating: 2.6/4
# of Ratings: 212
Theatrical Release Date: 11/08/2002
MPAA Rating: R
Director: Curtis Hanson
Actors: Eminem, Kim Basinger, Mekhi Phifer, Brittany Murphy, Taryn Manning, Evan Jones
Plot: Semi-autobiographical film based on the life of Marshall Mathers - rapper Eminem - about a young rapper in Detroit trying to escape his life and make a name for himself. -- Chris Kavan
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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 07/02/2019
An inspired and atmospherically vivid underdog story, and Eminem's unprecedented but laudable performance adds to the movies genuine feel.
Daniel Corleone - wrote on 12/12/2011
Jimmy "B-Rabbit" Smith, Jr. (Eminem) at a local rap battle emceed byhis friend David "Future" Porter (Mekhi Phifer). The well casted drama was effective. Its director did a splendid job with the pace of the film and the music speaks for itself. Eminem was authentic in his performance considering the talents he was surrounded with. The semi-autobiographical of Eminem was entertaining, nothing groundbreaking but a treat to watch. 8 Mile has topics of friendship, maturity, believing in yourself and dreams. 8 Mile is worth a look for film fanatics who enjoy music, drama and underdogs.
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