‘Rush’ on calendar for U pics

Studio also dates 'Mama' and 'Oblivion'

Universal Pictures continues to shape its 2013 slate, giving release dates to a handful of films including Ron Howard’s “Rush,” which bows Sept. 20, 2013.

Starring Chris Hemsworth, pic follows the life of Formula One race car driver James Hunt, and his heated rivalry with fellow racer Niki Lauda.

Universal also dated the Guillermo del Toro-produced “Mama” for Jan. 18, 2013, and moved the date for the Tom Cruise pic “Oblivion” from April 26 to April 19. U will also be giving “Oblivion” an IMAX exclusive April 12.

Other major U releases include “47 Ronin” (Feb. 8) and “Fast and Furious 6” (May 24).

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