Entertainment Weekly has been given the first poster for Ron Howard’s Rush. Prepare to get up-close and personal with James Hunt.
The film is a biopic of the legendary 1970s Formula 1 rivalry between Austrian driver Niki Lauda and British driver James Hunt.
Daniel Brühl stars as Lauda, with Chris Hemsworth as Hunt. The film also stars Olivia Wilde.
Rushopens in Ireland on September 20th.
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 off the track, RUSH follows the two drivers as they push themselves to the breaking point of physical and psychological endurance, where there is no shortcut to victory and no margin for error.