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Movie Review: Rush

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.23.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Ron Howard's Rush is winning all sorts of praise as being daring (for taking on subject matter that apparently isn't an automatic audience magnet), a throwback to the 1970s (when filmmakers took more risks) and just plain sexy and exciting.

Mike Ryan

Is This From 'Rush' Or Is This From Rush?

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 09.20.2013 | Entertainment

"Rush," Ron Howard's new film about the real life rivalry between Formula One drivers Niki Lauda (Daniel Brühl) and James Hunt (Chris Hemsworth), ope...

Chris Hemsworth Dropped 30 Pounds For 'Rush'

Posted 09.19.2013 | Entertainment

"Thor" hunk Chris Hemsworth might play a bro in "Rush," Ron Howard's excellent new and mostly true movie about the 1976 Formula 1 season, but that doe...

Opposites Attract In This Must-See Thriller

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 09.18.2013 | Entertainment

-- Maybe, just maybe, Ron Howard and screenwriter Peter Morgan are perfect opposites: one a swinging playboy, the other a cold calculator. They have...

Ron Howard's Rush Lives Up to Its Title

John Farr | Posted 11.17.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

The much anticipated Rush, Ron Howard's first film since the embarrassing comedy The Dilemma (2011), shows a return to decent form, and again demonstrates why the former child actor remains one of Hollywood's most bankable directors.

Christopher Rosen

The Busiest Man In Hollywood Is Hans Zimmer

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 11.09.2013 | Entertainment

Hans Zimmer doesn't produce scores for every movie released into theaters, it just seems that way. The prolific 56-year-old composer wrote musical acc...

Wrapping up the Toronto Film Festival

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.13.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

If you were able to watch a new movie every two hours all day from 8 a.m. through midnight for the entire 10-day run of the festival, you would still only be able to see a little more than half of the movies the festival has to offer.

Mike Hogan

'I Could Not Have Been That Bad'

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Hogan | Posted 09.12.2013 | Entertainment

There are two heroes in "Rush," Ron Howard's motor-revving new movie about the 1976 Formula One season. James Hunt, as embodied by hunky Australian Ch...

Meet The Breakout Star Of 'Rush'

Posted 09.04.2013 | Entertainment

The fall's biggest breakout star? Try Daniel Bruhl, who plays famed Formula 1 driver Niki Lauda in Ron Howard's new film "Rush." Written by Peter Morg...

All Oscar Roads Lead Here

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 11.03.2013 | Entertainment

The roads taken to the Academy Awards are many, but they usually run through Toronto. Every best picture winner since 2007 has played at the Toronto ...

Every Movie To See This Fall

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 10.29.2013 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — Tom Hanks didn't know where the cameras were. "Captain Phillips," a based-on-a-true-story tale about a cargo ship taken by Somali pi...

Rush Limbaugh: You Can't Believe In God AND Climate Change

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 08.15.2013 | Green

Oh Rush. The outspoken radio host is making waves after criticizing a recent speech by Secretary of State John Kerry. Kerry, an ardent supporter of...

AND THEY'RE OFF

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.23.2013 | Entertainment

The 2013 Toronto International Film Festival announced a portion of its lineup on Tuesday morning, with big films like "August: Osage County," "Mandel...

Zombie Detectives and the Changing Face of Publishing

Phil Simon | Posted 09.15.2013 | Books
Phil Simon

If you're one of the most successful authors in the business, you shouldn't have anything to lose sleep over. Right? Kevin J. Anderson has published ...

Ron Sexsmith: Touring the Forever Endeavour

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 08.05.2013 | Los Angeles
Gregory Weinkauf

Okay, dig: If you're in or around Los Angeles, the charming, smart and hella talented singer-songwriter Ron Sexsmith plays Largo at the Coronet tonight, the 5th of June. They don't like it if you're late. Factor in traffic. Get there.

Rush's Triumph at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (By The Way, Randy Newman Was Inducted Too)

Roger Weisman | Posted 06.27.2013 | Arts
Roger Weisman

Rush fans can celebrate together that their guys have been accepted at last, and that they helped to make it happen. As a Randy Newman fan, I will still just quietly smirk at the acknowledgement that I am one of the few who gets it.

Finally Getting Their Due

AP | DERRIK J. LANG | Posted 06.19.2013 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — Rush fans can relax. The band is now officially in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The Canadian rockers were welcomed into the mu...

Thor Goes Racing For Oscar-Winning Director

Posted 04.11.2013 | Entertainment

From wielding Mjölnir to grabbing the checkered flag: Chris Hemsworth is set for his fastest role yet. The Australian actor plays famed English Formu...

Dog Ears Music: Be Humble Day Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 04.24.2013 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week our playlist includes music by The Libertines, Clancy Eccles, Deer Tick, Norah Jones, Rush and more.

The Difference Between What's Hot and What Lasts

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.21.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

There are a lot of things that are popular and commercial, but aren't very good. Or are just good enough. Consider Justin Bieber: It's not that the kid isn't talented; it's that he's only just talented enough.

Thanksgiving With Wiz Khalifa

Jeff Pollack | Posted 01.09.2013 | Arts
Jeff Pollack

Thanksgiving is all about the food...on Thursday. Then it's just about being thankful for the rest of the long weekend -- and why not be thankful for ...

Rush, Public Enemy Among Rock Hall Of Fame Noms

AP | CHRIS TALBOTT | Posted 09.30.2013 | Entertainment

-- Rush, Deep Purple, Public Enemy and N.W.A. are among the group of first-time nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. They join returnees Hea...

If Romney Loses

Michael Smerconish | Posted 11.17.2012 | Politics
Michael Smerconish

Chris Matthews is mistaken when he thinks that a Mitt Romney defeat will mute Mitch McConnell, the senator who famously said that his "single most important goal" was to defeat Obama. The opposite is more likely.

An Interview With Clockwork Angels' Author Kevin J. Anderson

Phil Simon | Posted 10.20.2012 | Books
Phil Simon

I recently sat down with Anderson to talk about how Clockwork Angels came about, the publishing industry and how it has changed over the course of his career, and a few other topics. The following is an excerpt of that conversation.

PHOTO: Thor Goes Racing In 'Rush'

Posted 08.13.2012 | Entertainment

Are you a fan of Chris Hemsworth who doesn't like his work as Thor? Then, thus far, August has been your month. Last week, the first trailer for the h...