Happy Birthday 8 Mile ( Movie )

8 Mile

The film is an account of a young white rapper named Jimmy “B-Rabbit” Smith Jr. (Eminem) living in inner city Detroit, Michigan set in 1995, and his attempt to launch a rap career in an industry dominated by African Americans.

The film was a critical and financial success. Eminem won the Academy Award for Best Original Song for “Lose Yourself,” the song which was iconic to this film. A decade after its release, Vibe magazine called the film a “hip-hop movie masterpiece.

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