Lose Yourself in These 15 Facts About ‘8 Mile’
Did you know that Eminem has more Oscars than Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Cruise and Johnny Depp? Combined? Eminem won the Oscar for Best Song (“Lose Yourself”) in 2003, but didn’t even bother showing up to the awards presentation because he thought there was no chance we’d ever win. This and more on Eminem and ‘8 Mile’ in the latest installment of You Think You Know Movies!
Though Eminem has yet to star in another movie since ‘8 Mile’, he might not ever have to. His first and only movie to date opened to over $50 million on its opening weekend. That’s more than ‘Interstellar’ opened to last year!
‘You Think You Know Movies?’ is a ScreenCrush original series that dives deep into the cinematic worlds of your favorite movies and freeze frames a few tidbits you might not have known. We’ve already tackled ‘Star Wars,’ ‘The Avengers’ and ‘Spider-Man,’ but now, it’s time to walk down ‘8 Mile’ with Slim Shady.
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