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Things We Learned from ‘Ready Player One’ 4K/Blu-ray Special Features

While Warner Bros.’s film version of Ernie Cline‘s fantastic Ready Player One wasn’t the perfect adaptation, it DID have plenty of nods and winks to the source material to make even the most hardened of purists enjoy and appreciate it. Thankfully, we can FINALLY have the Ready Player One experience at home, as the film has been released […]

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SDCC Bash ‘Ready Party One’ Was Everything This Side of the OASIS

Admittedly, parties during San Diego Comic-Con are not my personal thing — usually because I a) don’t have the time (early mornings and all that), b) miss out on invites, and c) am so tired after a full day that my bed calls seductively. All that changed this year with Geek Gatsby‘s Ready Player One-themed event, […]

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Here’s What We’re Getting on the ‘Ready Player One’ 4K and Blu-Ray

One of the recent films we have a decidedly love-hate-love relationship with is Warner Bros.’s Ready Player One. Don’t get me wrong: for what the film is, it’s tremendously entertaining and well presented, and it certainly had a box office reception that reflected that. We’ve been waiting for news about the official home release of the flick, […]

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Watch: 3 Minutes of Ready Player One Copper Key Race [Video]

Love or hate it, there is no denying the hold Ready Player One took on filmgoers.  Fans of the source material from Ernie Cline‘s Ready Player One book were torn, but the box office reflected that the average film goer wasn’t bothered. Today, Warner Brothers Japan released a video featuring 3 whole minutes from the film, namely […]


Ernie Cline’s ‘Armada’ Gets First Draft Script by Dan Mazeau

With the number one film at the world box office based on his first book Ready Player One, author Ernie Cline is riding high right now. Also, he just celebrated his birthday on Sunday — happiest of natal days, buddy! Perhaps you’ve heard the chatter about a RP1 sequel being in the works — this isn’t news, […]


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In the Book: Ready Player One Key Quests and Gates Were Way Harder

We’re going to take a minute here to talk about the various clues, keys, gates, and challenges in Ernie Cline‘s book, which was the source material for Steven Spielberg‘s film version of Ready Player One. If you haven’t read the book yet, be advised there will be spoilers from here on out.  There are different challenges […]

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Ready Player One Review: It’s Fun, but not Great, and that Breaks my Heart

I’ve been looking forward to Ernie Cline’s novel, Ready Player One being turned into a film ever since first reading it a few months after it’s release in August of 2011. Then word finally emerged a few years ago that Stephen Spielberg had picked up the project and it added to the excitement. Now opening […]

[#WonderCon] That Time George Lucas Visited the Ready Player One Set

WonderCon in Anaheim has steadily increased its major studio presence over the past few years, and in 2018 that meant Warner Bros. Specifically, at least from looking at how packed the area was during the presentation, Ready Player One. The film screened back at South by Southwest (SXSW) and was pretty much the main movie discussed […]

Listen to ‘The OASIS’ by Alan Silvestri from Ready Player One Soundtrack

While we’re not getting the actual soundtrack for WB’s Ready Player One film ’til it officially releases in the theaters on March 29th, WaterTower Music has been dropping a few tracks for fans to enjoy. Previously, the WB music label released composer Alan Silvestri‘s ‘Main Theme’ from the film, and today it’s a short musical jaunt called […]

Here’s The Thing About ‘Ready Player One’ Haters- They’re Wrong

I love Ernie Cline‘s book “Ready Player One”, first and foremost you should know that before reading further.  It meant something special to me the first day I read (and finished, because I seriously couldn’t put the damn thing down) it, and it’s more so now I think.  If you didn’t appriciate the novel for what […]

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Listen to Alan Silvestri’s Ready Player One Main Theme

WB dropped a bunch of Ready Player One stuff today, including a new trailer and two new posters, as well as the launch of a mobile game that ties into the film. There was also an aural treat — one that RP1 fans have been looking forward to for quite some time. The first piece of composer Alan […]

Watch: ‘Ready Player One’ Author Ernie Cline Thanks Fans in New Video

Six years ago, I somehow managed to nab an in-person interview with author Ernie Cline during a San Francisco stop on his book tour. Maybe you’ve heard of it, a little thing called Ready Player One. Ernie was doing the cross-country tour in his vintage vehicle of choice (also that of “RP1” main character Parzival), a […]

First Reactions for ‘Ready Player One’ Are in From #SXSW

Yeah so I personally am more than a little excited for Ready Player One, as you may have gathered from the numerous pieces I’ve done covering the ramp up to tonight’s premiere at South By Southwest (SXSW), and world opening on March 29th. It made sense for Warner Bros to premiere the film there, given author Ernie […]

Ready Player One LIVE at #SXSW Powered by Twitch And IMDB

Live from Bevos Hall at South By Southwest (SXSW), Ready Player One LIVE at SXSW presented by Twitch and IMDB, featuring interviews with the cast, creators, and more happening before the WORLD PREMIERE of RP1. Aisha Tyler introduced Alex Corea, the host for the event from the stage in the Ready Player One experience. Corea has been chatting with […]

Ready Player One World Premiere Will Happen at #SXSW

We knew it was a distinct possibility, but this morning it was confirmed that Warner Brothers’ upcoming film adaptation of Ernie Cline‘s Ready Player One will have its official world premiere during South by Southwest (SXSW). Director of Film at SXSW Janet Pierson sent out an email statement announcing the premiere: “We are thrilled to be premiering […]

These ‘Ready Player One’ Reimagined Classic Movie Posters Are AMAZING

Finally it seems like Warner Brothers is moving forward at a clippin pace to bring more Ready Player One movie goodness to the public before the film opens at the end of the month.  If you’re at all familiar with the premise of Ernie Cline’s book, then you know the importance of classic 80s films on […]

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[SXSW] Ready Player One Events Announced

South By Southwest (SXSW) is right around the corner, and that means details about events are starting to drop right and left.  Warner Brothers upcoming film adaptation of Austin native Ernie Cline‘s “Ready Player One” book is opening at the end of the month, and we were pretty sure there would be SOMETHING RP1 related during […]

Ready Player One: Final Trailer Full of Pure Imagination

It seems like Warner Bros. is FINALLY getting really into their marketing drops of Ready Player One. Not surprising with the film opening next month, and about damn time. Yesterday, we got five posters of the High Five, and before that — the new poster. This morning, the official RP1 Twitter account posted a brand-new (and final) trailer, […]