A biographical drama centered on the rivalry between Formula 1 drivers James Hunt and Niki Lauda during the 1976 Formula One motor-racing season.
Set in the former Soviet Republic of Georgia during the 1992 war in the Abkhazia region, the film has the economy of a short story, unfolding in a mood of slightly sentimental masculine stoicism.
2015-04-16 | A. O. SCOTT | Read the New York Times Review of Mandariinid
Ron Howard’s “Rush” tells the story of James Hunt and Niki Lauda, Formula One titans and rivals who, in 1976, helped push racing into mainstream consciousness.
2013-09-19 | MANOHLA DARGIS | Read the New York Times Review of Rush