"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), 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 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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8 Mile (2002)

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Music/Drama · 1h 46m · 11/8/2002

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Every moment is another chance

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"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), 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 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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Status

Released

Language

English

Countries

United States, Germany

Production Companies

Imagine Entertainment, Mikona Productions GmbH & Co. KG

Budget

$41,000,000

Revenue

$242,875,078
Cast
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Grace Stafford

Woody Woodpecker (archive sound) (uncredited)
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Eminem

Jimmy 'B-Rabbit' Smith
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Kim Basinger

Stephanie Smith
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Mekhi Phifer

David 'Future' Porter
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Paul Bates

Manny
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Jason Jarchow

Bartender (uncredited)
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Miz-Korona

Female Lunch Truck Rapper
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Craig Chandler

Paul
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Rockey Black

Rocky
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Melissa Zaglanikzny

Christine
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Omar Benson Miller

Sol George
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De'Angelo Wilson

DJ Iz
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Eugene Byrd

Wink
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Larry Hudson

Bouncer
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Proof

Lil' Tic
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Mike Bell

Shorty Mike
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DJ Head

Battle DJ
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Michael Shannon

Greg Buehl
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Brittany Murphy

Alex
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Chloe Greenfield

Lily Smith
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Anthony Mackie

Papa Doc
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Strike

Lyckety-Splyt
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Na'Keya Snoddy

Papa Doc's Girl
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Malik Barnhardt

Moochie
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Day Golfin

Day
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Taryn Manning

Janeane
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Sara Stokes

Girl in Crowd (uncredited)
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Allen Adams

Omar
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Hom

Parking Lot Rapper #1
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Obie Trice

Parking Lot Rapper #2
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Jennifer Kitchen

Willing Girl
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Kyla Womack

Alex's Friend
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Mary Hannigan

Mrs. Helgeland
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Evan Jones

Cheddar Bob
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Steve Van Hee

Chin Tiki Club Goer (uncredited)
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Nashawn 'Ox' Breedlove

Lotto
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Brandy Tahnora

Main Hackler (uncredited)
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Xzibit

Male Lunch Truck Rapper
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Abdul Salaam El Razzac

Joe Lee Patton
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Steven Monroe

Plant Worker
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John Smith Jr.

Lobby Security Guard
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Venicia Foreman

WJLB Receptionist
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Waverly W. Alford II

Big O
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Adam Brook

Roy Darucher
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Dave Daniels

Chin Tiki Club Goer (uncredited)
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Stephen Detherage

Diner #1 (uncredited)
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Karin Dicker

Sarah Jane - Age 8 (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Brandon T. Jackson

Chin Tiki Club Goer (uncredited)
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Tracey Kroll

Shelter Nightclub Goer (uncredited)
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Kei Leong

Shelter Nightclub Goer (uncredited)
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Juanita Moore

Annie Johnson (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Russell Rabb

Bathroom Thug (uncredited)
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Jerry Reid

Club Goer (uncredited)
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Nickola Shreli

Extra (uncredited)
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Njeri Earth

Parking Lot Rapper #3
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Bushman

WJLB Disc Jockey
Crew
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Curtis Hanson

Director
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Scott Silver

Writer
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1/5/2010

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7/1/2003

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5/14/2017

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