Movie Trailer for 8 Mile (2002) starring Eminem, Kim Basinger, Mekhi Phifer, Brittany Murphy, Evan Jones, Omar Benson Miller, De'Angelo Wilson, Eugene Byrd directed by Curtis Hanson Movie Review

8 Mile (2002)   3/53/53/53/53/5

Trailer for 8 Mile

For Jimmy 'Bunny Rabbit' Smith Jr. (Eminem), life in the Detroit ghetto is pretty depressing. Forced to move back in with his mother on a trailer park, after breaking up with his pregnant girlfriend, he dreams of escaping his down trodden life and his job in a metal pressing factory. His only real chance of escaping his miserable existence comes from his ability to rap, but every time he gets the opportunity to showcase his stuff, he fluffs up under the pressure and fails miserably. Looking destined to remain just another white trailer trash rapper with no prospects; his best friend Future (Mekhi Phifer - Dawn of the Dead) and new girl Alex (Brittany Murphy - Riding in Cars with Boys) try to help him gain his confidence. ... Read Review