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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP14 Jul 2017 3:31 p.m. PST

…Protagonist and Easter Eggs.

"Though the much-anticipated adaptation of Ready Player One won't hit theaters until March 30th of next year, we now have our first solid look at Tye Sheridan as Wade Owen Watts. It's a good start. We get to see Wade's VR hideout as it exists in the real world, a place where there's a vast gulf between the wealthiest individuals and the folks eking out a meager existence. Wade's in that latter camp but he clings to the hope that discovery of the treasure to end all treasure will end his life of poverty.

Author Ernest Cline absolutely filled his novel with 80s-era references, notably to the works of Steven Spielberg himself. Cline said, "His work directly influenced the narrative and the way that I told the story. So to have him directing, it's too perfect to even be possible. And somehow it's happened." Some of those references are captured in the following image which suggests that the movie itself is going to have some incredible rewatch potential…"


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