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MotorCityMan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-01-05 01:31 PM
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2. Didn't see the movie
but, as anywhere else, there are good areas of the city and suburbs, and some REALLY bad areas.

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  -Is the Eminem movie "8 Mile" an accurate representation of Detroit? drumwolf  Mar-01-05 01:15 PM   #0 
  - Yes and no....  LisaM   Mar-01-05 01:25 PM   #1 
  - Didn't see the movie  MotorCityMan   Mar-01-05 01:31 PM   #2 
  - I'm not visiting Detroit, just wondering whether to see "8 Mile" n/t  drumwolf   Mar-01-05 01:47 PM   #4 
     - If you like Eminen, go for it.  MotorCityMan   Mar-01-05 01:59 PM   #9 
     - I can't comment on the realism of its portrayal of Detroit...  Telly Savalas   Mar-01-05 05:22 PM   #13 
  - I love Detroit  Joe Power   Mar-01-05 01:32 PM   #3 
  - Thank you Joe! As you probably know the City's unofficial motto is,  fob   Mar-01-05 01:54 PM   #5 
     - You're welcome  Joe Power   Mar-01-05 01:58 PM   #7 
  - I think it was more like any town USA  EC   Mar-01-05 01:58 PM   #6 
  - As LisaM said, Yes and no. The story plays upon Eminem's tough  fob   Mar-01-05 01:58 PM   #8 
  - I think the movie is pretty accurate  noonwitch   Mar-01-05 02:07 PM   #10 
  - Wow, EXCELLENT summary of it all.  LisaM   Mar-01-05 02:46 PM   #11 
  - Detroit, the Paris of the Southeastern Corner of Lower Michigan  kwassa   Mar-01-05 03:13 PM   #12 

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