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Peter Morgan on the drive to write 'Rush' – Peter Morgan, the screenwriter for the Ron Howard-directed film 'Rush,' recalls how a meeting with Niki Lauda led to his take on the driver's rivalry with James Hunt. I should declare I have never been a fan of motor racing. I don't watch Formula One, the intricacies of engine refinement and lap times leave me cold, I don't even drive fast. 8 years 51 weeks ago via donnieyen

Weekend Box Office Report: 'Gravity' Attracts Huge Money

7:31 PM 10/6/2013 by Logan Falk
This weekend is a story in exceeding expectations for this last Friday’s batch of new releases—the highly-rated Gravity earned above even its high projected gross for the weekend, and the slightly less highly-rated Runner Runner somehow managed to earn below its meager predicted range.

Weekend Box Office Report: 'Cloudy 2' Pulls in a Storm of Revenues

4:30 PM 9/29/2013 by Logan Falk
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
Although the film didn’t quite reach the astronomical height of earnings it was predicted to attain, there was little question that Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 would sit comfortably at the top of the charts. The results for the rest of this weekend’s releases were a little more interesting, however.

New in Theaters: 'Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2,' 'Rush,' 'Don Jon,' 'Baggage Claim'

4:00 PM 9/27/2013 by Logan Falk
Don Jon
We’ve quite a busy weekend ahead of us this time around, as there are four films coming out that span pretty well the whole range of audiences one could imagine. There’s family fun, comedy, action, romance, raunchy romance, and everything in between.

Olivia Wilde Talks RUSH, the Incredible Story it's Based on, Spike Jonze's HER, and More – One of my favorite films at this year’s Toronto International Film Festival was director Ron Howard’s Rush. Based on true events, the film takes place in the world of Formula One racing, and chronicles the 1970s rivalry between Austrian driver Niki Lauda (Daniel Brühl) and British driver James Hunt (Chris Hemsworth) leading up to their intense competition in 1976.

9 years 10 weeks ago via donnieyen

Critics Consensus: Rush and Don Jon Certified Fresh – This week at the movies, we've got racing rivals (Rush, starring Chris Hemsworth and Daniel Brühl); ravenous food (Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2, with voice performances from Bill Hader and Anna Faris); a lovestruck lothario (Don Jon, starring Jose 9 years 10 weeks ago via theothersenhman

New Trailer for Ron Howard's F1 Racing Drama RUSH Starring Chris Hemsworth, Daniel Bruhl, and Olivia Wilde – Universal has released yet another trailer for Ron Howard’s Rush. The film takes place in the world of Formula One racing, and chronicles the 1970s rivalry between Austrian driver Niki Lauda (Daniel Brühl) and British driver James Hunt (Chris Hemsworth). This latest trailer turns the focus primarily on Hunt and his trajectory from playboy race car driver to serious competitor, and it looks like a compelling arc since it’s created through his conflict with Lauda. 9 years 20 weeks ago via brucelee

Ron Howard's 'Rush' Release Delayed A Week To September 27 – Universal Pictures is shifting the release date for Ron Howard’s Rush to September 27, a week later than its initial September 20 date. The pic now goes up against Fox Searchlight’s Baggage Claim, Sony/Columbia’s Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2, Relativity’s Don Jon and Fox thriller Runner Runner. It would have faced off against Warner Bros’ Prisoners on the earlier date. 9 years 21 weeks ago via jackiechan

Two New International Posters for Ron Howard's Rush – Universal Pictures has released two new international posters for director Ron Howard's Rush , coming to theaters on September 20 and starring Chris Hemsworth, Daniel Brühl, Olivia Wilde, Alexandra Maria Lara, Stephen Mangan, Christian McKay, Julian Rhind-Tutt, Jamie de Courcey, Pierfrancesco Favino and Natalie Dormer. 9 years 22 weeks ago via jackiechan
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Set against the sexy and glamorous golden age of Formula 1 racing, RUSH portrays the exhilarating true story of two of the greatest rivals the world has ever witnessed—handsome English playboy James Hunt and his methodical, brilliant opponent, Niki Lauda. Taking us into their personal lives on and...
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September 27, 2013

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