That final scene, that big race, is not in the book. That suggests the film is going to take a drastic turn from the original book.


Ready Player One stars Tye Sheridan as Wade, a young man who physically in giant stacks of trailers but prefers to mentally live in the Oasis, a massive virtual reality internet. When the Oasis’ creator dies, he starts a worldwide treasure hunt for control of his massive company and Wade, along with several other people, devote their life to the game. A game that is solely based on their intimate knowledge of popular culture.

The film opens March 30.