Questions tagged [8-mile]

2002 Movie - Drama/Music - Starring Eminem, Brittany Murphy, and Kim Basinger. Story of a young white rapper who must battle his way up through the ranks in order to receive recognition in an industry where Caucasians are not normally prevalent.

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What was Cheddar Bob's last name?

This refers to the character of Cheddar Bob, played by actor Evan Jones in the seminal 2002 musical drama 8 Mile starring rapper Eminem as Jimmy "B-Rabbit" Smith Jr. Do we know what his last name was?...
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In “8 mile” what does this lyric mean?

In the ultimate rap battle between the protagonist Rabbit and Papa Doc, Rabbit says 1, 2, 3, and to the 4 One Pac, two Pac, three Pac, four Four Pac, three Pac, two Pac, one You're Pac, he's ...
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What is the meaning of “16 mile road” in this particular rap?

In the first rap battle between B-Rabbit (Eminem) and Lil' Tic (Proof), Lil' Tic makes a reference to a "16 mile road": What does he mean? Here us the video of that scene from Youtube.
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Why is the movie called “8 mile”?

8 mile, the movie that deals with hip hop competition. A young rapper, struggling with every aspect of his life, wants to make it big but his friends and foes make this odyssey of rap harder ...
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Is 8th mile about Eminem himself? [duplicate]

In the end of the 8 mile when Eminem tells his friend that he is going to "do his own thing", what exactly does he mean? Do those words imply he will try to pursue his rap career and go to California, ...
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Which parts are from Eminems real life?

In "8 Mile" we saw how Bunny Rabbit got into the rapping gang and won the heart of millions of rap lovers. Now in Eminem's original life too similar thing happened. We know how Dr. Dre helped him ...