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8 Mile is the story of well-known rapper Eminem's humble beginnings in inner city Detroit, Michigan. Eminem plays himself in the movie. The story of Eminem in this movie is one of everyday struggles. Eminem starts out freestyle battling other rappers in a shelter and chokes at first. After going through daily struggles which bring about inspiration within him, Eminem finds the strength to win a freestyle battle tournament. The movie ends with a hopeful outlook on Eminem's future as he works on a demo to get noticed by a label and become a professional artist.

The entire movie speaks to the frustrating difficulty of trying to move up in the social ladder. The overall argument is that hard work and relentless perseverance through conflict will eventually pay off for an individual trying to improve his of her life. Even though Eminem found himself in a dire economic situation, his determination to succeed despite the enormous amounts of pain present everywhere in his life allowed him to move on to become what he wanted to be. This movie speaks to anyone who is going through struggles and wants to get out of harsh environments through individual effort.

[...] 8 Mile: Review 8 Mile. By Scott Silver. Dir. Curtis Hanson. Perf. Eminem, Mekhi Phifer, Brittany Murphy, Taryn Manning, and Kim Basinger. Universal Online Mile is the story of well-known rapper Eminem's humble beginnings in inner city Detroit, Michigan. Eminem plays himself in the movie. The story of Eminem in this movie is one of everyday struggles. Eminem starts out freestyle battling other rappers in a shelter and chokes at first. [...]


[...] When there is happiness in the movie it is a rare sight to behold as well as an occurrence which only comes after a disproportionate amount of struggle and heartache. This movie is about the underdog and contains inspiration for people to keep clawing and struggling as long as it takes to better their situation. The gritty music and dim lighting create an atmosphere of dread where good moments are the exception rather than the rule. These two aspects of the film embody the tension the protagonist, Eminem, feels constantly unless he is pursuing his dream. Then, there is hope. [...]

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