Rush is a 2013 biographical sports film centred on the rivalry between Formula 1 drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda during the 1976 Formula Onemotor-racing season
Production OverviewDivision: Los Angeles
Director: Ron Howard
- Set against the sexy, glamorous golden age of Formula 1 racing in the 1970s. Based on the true story of a great sporting rivalry between handsome English playboy James Hunt (Hemsworth), and his methodical, brilliant opponent Niki Lauda, (Bruhl). The story follows their distinctly different personal styles on and off the track, their loves and the astonishing 1976 season in which both drivers were willing to risk everything to become world champion in a sport with no margin for error: if you make a mistake, you die.