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Download “01 Powerful Beyond Measure”Removed at the request of Eminem’s lawyers
Intro – Movie Scene Compilation – “Our Deepest Fear” speech is from Coach Carter. “I’m So Bad” quotes were written by Muhammad Ali, and featured in When We Were Kings. Also, the unmistakable voice of Sylvester Stallone comes up a few times. These are clips from his speech in the newest Rocky movie, Rocky Balboa. These were compiled into a YouTube video.
Song – Lose Yourself by Eminem
- Download “02 You Can Do Anything”
Intro – Scene from The Pursuit of Happyness
Song – I Can by Nas
- Download “03 Football Superstar”
Intro – Al Pacino’s locker room speech from Any Given Sunday
Song – Rock Superstar by Cypress Hill
- Download “04 Prayer Handlebars”
Intro – Final Scene (Courtroom) from The Boondock Saints
Song – Handlebars by The Flobots
- Download “05 Soldiers Will Not Break”
Intro – Final Speech Scene by Charlie Chaplin from The Great Dictator (speaking to Nazi soldiers in 1940!) The background music comes from Hans Zimmer’s “Time“, on the Inception soundtrack.
Song – I Will Not Bow by Breaking Benjamin
- Download “06 You Versus The Name”
Intro – Versus (tv channel) 2010 Promotional Commercial. Background music is Metallica’s One, played by Apocalyptica. I’m not sure who’s reading the script – Dustin Hoffman, maybe?
Song – Remember the Name by Fort Minor
- Download “07 O Fortuna BDawk”
Song – O Fortuna movement of Carmina Burana, by Carl Orff
Voiceovers – Brian Dawkins (Football Player) from this interview
- Download “08 Army Warriors”
Intro – Speech given to Indiana State Police Officers by Dr. Paul Whitesell
Song – The Warrior Song, by the US Armed Forces
- Download “09 Baz Luhrmann – Everybody’s Free (To Wear Sunscreen)”
Words – from a Chicago Tribune article by Mary Schmich
Song – Everybody’s Free (To Wear Sunscreen) by Baz Luhrmann