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Eminem Tries Out Big Screen in '8 Mile'

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Eminem Tries Out Big Screen in '8 Mile'

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Eminem Tries Out Big Screen in '8 Mile'

Eminem Tries Out Big Screen in '8 Mile'

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Grammy-winner Eminem flexes his acting muscles in the new movie 8 Mile. His character may seem familiar: the movie is set in Eminem's native Detroit and he plays a struggling rap musician. Los Angeles Times film critic Kenneth Turan offers a review.

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