Several times in Steven Spielberg's prolific career, he's released two films within a few months, like "Jurassic Park" in June 1993 and "Schindler's List" that December. Of course, I'm kidding, though. We're ready to go.
The trailer for Steven Spielberg's next big movie has finally arrived. Seeing Spielberg direct this film is such a dream come true for every geek out there. Fans of the book were quick to point out that he isn't as fat as he was portrayed in the book but that's Hollywood isn't it?
Like the teaser, the Ready Player One trailer blurs the lines between pop culture creature comforts and escapism with our hero's IRL status being less fun than all the VAN FREAKING HALEN blasting throughout the preview would suggest. Which is why this new trailer is quite welcome.
Wade then teams up with another competitor Art3mis, played by Olivia Cooke (Me, Earl and The Dying Girl, Bates Motel), to find all the keys before a corporation, run by Ben Mendelsohn's (Rogue One) evil character Nolan Sorrento, is able to take over. Sound off with your finds in the comments section below!
The film is set in 2045, with the world on the brink of chaos and collapse.
The book, and the movie recreating it, are about a virtual reality called the OASIS and one teenager's journey (Sheridan) to discover and Easter Egg there whose discovery will grant him a small fortune and control of the simulation.
Joining Tye Sheridan (X-Men: Apocalypse, Mud), Olivia Cooke (Me and Earl and the Dying Girl, Bates Motel), Ben Mendelsohn (Rogue One - A Star Wars Story, Bloodline) and T.J. Miller (Deadpool, Silicon Valley), with Simon Pegg (the Star Trek movies, the Mission: Impossible movies) and Oscar victor Mark Rylance (Bridge of Spies, Dunkirk) round out the cast.