|Eminem||Jimmy Smith, Jr.|
|Evan Jones||Cheddar Bob|
|Omar Benson Miller||Sol George|
|De'Angelo Wilson||DJ Iz|
|Anthony Mackie||Papa Doc|
The people of Detroit know 8 Mile as the city limit, a border, a boundary. It is also a psychological dividing line that separates Jimmy Smith Jr. from where and who he wants to be. A provocative fictional examination of a critical week in Jimmy's life.