The story is set in a virtual world called Oasis, in which a teenager finds himself competing in a treasure hunt against ruthless foes after the game's founder dies and offers his fortune as the grand prize.
U.S. Release DateReady Player One release date was Thursday, March 29, 2018. This was a Nationwide in theaters release. 2D/3D, IMAX
Tuesday, July 24, 2018
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Rating MPAAPG-13 for sequences of sci-fi action violence, bloody images, some suggestive material, partial nudity and language
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Film centers on a young outcast named Wade Watts. In the near future, Watts escapes from his daily drudgery by logging into an online game called ‘The Oasis’. When the game’s billionaire founder dies, he offers players his fortunes as the prize in the virtual treasure hunt. Watts gets in on the action, but soon finds himself facing off against corporate foes who will go to any lengths to get the money – in both the real world and in ‘The Oasis’.
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Trivia & Production Notes
- Based on the novel by Ernie Cline.
- Ready Player One will be distributed by Warner Bros. and, in select territories, by Village Roadshow Pictures.