• Publication date: May 11, 2009

8 Mile

To inner city Detroit, 8 Mile Road divides them from the richer middle-class suburbs outside. With a demeaning factory job Jimmy, or Rabbit, is dreading that this is what the rest of his life will be. Unless he can cut it as a rapper and make it as a white boy in the world of hip-hop...

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2002

MBC Max:

November 29, 2015 22:00 (KSA) ~ November 29, 2015 21:00 (CLT)

To inner city Detroit, 8 Mile Road divides them from the richer middle-class suburbs outside. With a demeaning factory job Jimmy, or Rabbit to his friends, is dreading that this is what the rest of his life is going to look like. Leaving his girlfriend he is back at his mother’s with all the suffering that entails. His only real ticket is if he can cut it as a rapper on pure raw talent and make it as a white boy in the world of hip-hop.

But he freezes at his first rap battle…

Starring:

  • Eminem as James ‘Jimmy’ ‘B-Rabbit’ Smith Jr
  • Kim Basinger as Stephanie
  • Brittany Murphy as Alex Latorno
  • Mekhi Phifer as David ‘Future’ Porter
  • Taryn Manning a Janeane
  • De’Angelo Wilson as DJ IZ
  • Evan Jones as ‘Cheddar Bob’
  • Omar Benson Miller as ‘Sol George’
  • Xzibit as Mike

Directed by: Curtis Hanson

Rating: R for strong language, sexuality, some violence and drug use