The James Hunt You Don't See In RUSH Was An Anti-Apartheid Crusader

James Hunt is a man who is remembered for his passions. He is revered for his competitive spirit, his immense skill behind the wheel, his devil may care attitude, and his hard-partying, womanizing ways away from the track (and sometimes right before a race.) But Hunt also had a passion for social justice that isn't… » 9/24/13 10:00am 9/24/13 10:00am

Off-Putting Men, Fast Cars: Rush, Reviewed.

Rush succeeds not just because of what it is but because of what it isn't. A sports drama based on a true story, the film mostly stays away from the clichés that make fact-based sports movies so familiar. No rooting interests, no inspirational speeches, no feel-good message about the triumph of the human spirit: Rush » 9/18/13 6:00pm 9/18/13 6:00pm

Sex, Drugs, And Speed: Everything You Need To Know Before You See RUSH

RUSH, Ron Howard's new film about Formula One in the 1970s, might be one of the most important automotive movies of all time. But why is that? And what's it about? And what is Formula One? And why does Daniel Brühl look so pissed off? Before you go see it, this is RUSH, explained. » 9/14/13 12:00pm 9/14/13 12:00pm

The Jalopnik Film Festival To Host The First Public Screening Of RUSH

Do you want to see Ron Howard's new F1 epic RUSH before anyone else? What about the rally documentary Easier Said Than Done? Do you want to play Gran Turismo 6 early? Then I'm excited to announce you'll be able to do all that and more at the first ever Jalopnik Film Festival, presented by Gran Turismo 6. » 8/28/13 4:14pm 8/28/13 4:14pm

If Ron Howard's RUSH Trailer Doesn't Give You Goosebumps You Aren't…

Other than a few notable exceptions, racing movies are pretty much all total crap. Sylvester Stallone's Driven actually made me stop and reconsider all my life choices. But Ron Howard is coming to the rescue with RUSH, and the trailer is simply amazing. » 4/08/13 9:21am 4/08/13 9:21am

Hedo Turkoglu Demands His Privacy When He's 'Trying To Chill'

The Raptors forward finds himself in an absurd public spat with a young Canadian woman who unintentionally snapped a photo of him at a club last week. Yes, that blurry, non-descript photo you're gazing at. » 1/16/10 5:00pm 1/16/10 5:00pm