How Well Do You Remember 8 Mile?



By: Riley Jones

4 Min Quiz

Image: Universal Pictures

About This Quiz

Loosely based on the life of rapper Eminem, 8 Mile tells the story of a critical week in the life of Jimmy "B-Rabbit" Smith Jr., an aspiring white rapper attempting to make a name for himself in the rap game while living in a trailer park on 8 Mile Road. 

Written by Scott Silver and released in 2002, 8 Mile stars Eminem, Mekhi Phifer, Brittany Murphy, Michael Shannon, Anthony Mackie, and Kim Basinger. The film was both a critical and commercial success, grossing over $242.9 million and winning an Oscar for Best Original Song at the 75th Academy Awards, for his hit single "Lose Yourself," making Detroit rapper the first hip hop artist ever to win an Academy Award.

How many times have you seen the award-winning movie? From Cheddar Bob shooting himself to Jimmy getting jumped by the "Leaders of the Free World," find out how well you remember the 8 Mile with our latest quiz! Do you have what it takes to walk into The Shelter and defeat Papa Doc or will you choke under the pressure and get yourself booed off-stage? There's only one way to find out...

What is the name of Jimmy's little sister?

Jimmy's little sister Lily was payed by actress Chloe Greenfield, also known for roles in the tv drama series 'ER' and 'Project 313.'


Why does Jimmy's mother call him B-Rabbit?

Jimmy's mother is played by Academy Award-winning actress Kim Basinger. The American born star began her acting career in 1976 and is also known for roles in 'The Natural,' Tim Burton's 'Batman,' and 'L.A. Confidential.'


Who hosts the underground rap battles at the Shelter?

David 'Future' Porter is played by Mekhi Phifer, also known for his role as Dr. Greg Pratt in the TV series 'ER.' Future is Jimmy's closest friend and host of the rap battles at the Shelter.


What is the name of Jimmy's ex-girlfriend?

Jimmy ex-girlfriend is played by actress Taryn Manning, also known for her role as Tiffany "Pennsatucky" Doggett in the Netflix series 'Orange Is the New Black,' 'Sons of Anarchy,' and 'Hawaii Five-0.'


Which member of 'Tha Free World' does B-Rabbit take on after defeating Lyckety-Splyt?

Played by Nashawn 'Ox' Breedlove, Lotto is the leader of Tha Free World. He also help beat up B-Rabbit in the trailer park prior to the final battle at the Shelter.


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