It's another rap battle film foray for Eminem, who made his acclaimed film acting debut in 2002's rap battle-themed "8 Mile." The film made the Hollywood Reporter's Toronto hot list this week of movies that will appeal to the movie market. It's directed.
Days before the world premiere of his latest film, “Bodied,” the crackling battle rap satire ... that one Eminem-produced movie about a white battle rapper is a sequel to the other Eminem-produced movie about a white battle rapper, “8 Mile.”.
When you think of battle rap, Toronto-born rapper Alex Larsen says, many picture Eminem's semi-autobiographical film 8 Mile where two people are freestyling lyrics back-and-forth on a stage to a beat. But Larsen, aka rapper Kid Twist, a champion of the.
8 Mile still stands as one of the greatest ever films about hip-hop, and music in general. Despite it being his first proper acting role, Eminem gave an incredible performance as a struggling MC trying to make it in Detroit’s battle rap scene (admittedly.
Eminem ... I rap. He was the first rapper I ever listened to." Fifteen years after Eminem starred in 8 Mile, the former battler-turned-global superstar is producing Bodied, a Joseph Kahn-directed film that was written by another celebrated battle MC.
Out of that frothing outrage emerged the idea for Bodied, a satire that explores the politically incorrect world of battle rap. Marking Kahn ... the movie and loved it.” Eminem and his longtime manager Paul Rosenberg (8 Mile) are putting together.
During Thursday’s opening night of the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival, the Eminem-produced battle-rap saga “Bodied” celebrated ... notes on punching up jokes that reference “8 Mile,” of which there are several. Rosenberg was among.
The poster for Enimem and filmmaker Joseph Kahn;s satirical look at battle rap called “Bodied.” (Photo Source: Shady Films) Eminem’s satirical film ... just be the beginning of a return for the “8 Mile” star. He tweeted last fall that he is.
If Eminem got a PhD in English ... is a hyper-stylized rap satire that plays out like Scott Pilgrim stumbling into “8 Mile” and stealing the spotlight. Set in an assaultive world of underground rap battles in which Adam finds himself unexpectedly.
a battle rap film produced by Eminem. Stop your scoffing - it's been one of the best films of the festival. The idea behind the film, which is similar in nature to the rapper's very own 8 Mile, is to use battle rap as a tool for addressing the increasingly.