Based on Ernest Cline’s bestselling novel, Ready Player One follows Wade Watts (Sheridan), a young boy living in 2045, in a world on the brink of collapse. But the people have found salvation in the OASIS, an expansive virtual reality universe created by the brilliant and eccentric James Halliday (Rylance). When Halliday dies, he leaves his immense fortune to the first person to find an Easter egg he has hidden deep in the OASIS, sparking a contest that hurls Wade into a reality-bending treasure hunt through a universe full of mystery, discovery and danger.