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Steven Spielberg will direct sci-fi film 'Ready Player One' for Warner Bros.

Steven Spielberg will direct sci-fi film 'Ready Player One' for Warner Bros.

It's game on for Steven Spielberg. The Oscar-winning filmmaker is set to direct and produce an adaptation of Ernest Cline's sci-fi novel "Ready Player One" for Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow, The Times has confirmed. Set in a near future where people are more connected to an advanced virtual reality known as the Oasis than to the real world, Cline's 2011 best-seller has been described as a cross between "The Matrix" and a Willie Wonka story. Expectations will be high for the project, which brings together cutting-edge trends and concerns with one of the most well-regarded filmmakers of all time.  The tale follows a teenage gamer who, like...

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