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8 Mile (DVD)
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8 Mile (DVD)
Advantages: Gripping Storyline
8 Mile is the story of a group of youths (eminem being the main focus) growing up in the urban decay of 1995 Detroit. Hip Hop and Rap is the only thing thats important in their lives and they see it as a way to separate themselves from society.
Eminem: Jimmy (Rabbit) Smith, JR. his story is shown from starting off in the hip hop club 'The 313' and choking on stage during a rap battle and ended up getting booed off stage. all his fears and emotions at the time where then injected into his lyrics and Rabbit comes back stronger than ever and ends up tearing the 313 to pieces by Rap battling with the big names in the business.
really emotional story to follow where Academy Award winning Curtis Hanson makes this story one of the most critically acclaimed movies of the year.
Other actors include Kim Basinger, Brittany Murphy and Mekhi Phipher.
DVD includes special features of making of 8 mile, the music highlights, "Battle Rhyme for Feel Time" Detroit MCS take on Eminem in never seen before freestyle battle footage. exclusive superman music video and DVD rom features including Total Axess.
Summary: One of the Most talked about films of the year