In 2018, Ready Player One it’s way into cinemas. The movie, which starred Tye Sheridan and Olivia Cooke, told the story of a video game player who the winner of a three-part contest and total control of the Oasis.
Ready Player One was a hit with audiences and was followed by many similar movies, which aired on Netflix later the same year. Once again, the movie was popular, and another entry followed in near years.
But in this post, I going to show you the best nine similar movies to Ready Player One and some extra information about more details of movies. So, here the best movies like Ready Player One is as follows:
9. Assassin’s Creed (2016)
Assassin’s Creed is the best similar movies like Ready Player One. However, it the set in the same universe as the video games but features an original story that expands the series mythology. The movie tells the story of the mysterious secret society, which are masters of Assassins. Using a revolutionary technology that unlocks genetic memories from a mysterious secret society, called Assassins.
Director Justin Kurzel, starring Michael Fassbender with the film set in 15th Century Spain. Besides, the movie’s concepts were adapted by Ubisoft’s video game of the same name.
Assassin’s Creed movie’s similar score is 7.0 out of 10.
8. John Carter (2012)
Fans of Ready Player One, want more similar movies to watch. But John Carter is not following the same storyline, it follows the universal based storyline. The movie tells the story of John Carter, who unfortunately Transported to Barsoom by some kind of medallion.
With many similarities, John Carter is really great movie ever. Both fans and audiences really surprise with a twist of Travel of Barsoom place where he can leap incredible heights, among other things.
John Carter movie’s similar score is 7.5 out of 10.
7. Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)
Another video game adaption, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is the third installment of the Jumanji franchise. Starring Dwayne Johnson and three other plays as the main characters in the movie. Like the same things of Ready Player One, all characters stuck in a video game, only one way to back in real life.
After gaining popularity with both critics and fans, the franchise gives another second part of the Jumanji installment. Fans of movies like Ready Player One, definitely watch whole movies of Jumanji and I makes sure you’ve love’s them.
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle movie’s similar score is 8.0 out of 10.
6. Edge of Tomorrow (2014)
It’s not based on video games but the theme concepts very closely look like a video game adaption. Edge of Tomorrow is really mind-blowing movie every. The famous action stars Tom Cruise plays Major William Cage, who accidentally gains the power of Aliens and re-starting days, where he was a die.
Likewise, the movie is very popular among video game loves and aliens fans. If you’re not wondering if you watch the movie for the first time, make sure you’re feeling new movie concepts. I have personally seen this movie, and I definitely sure fans of movies like Ready Player One likes him.
Edge of Tomorrow movie’s similar score is 7.0 out of 10.
5. Alita: Battle Angel (2019)
The story follows Alita, a cyborg who founded by the mysterious Dr. Ido while trolling for cyborg parts and re-create a new body. After awakens she not knows of her past and sets out to uncover her destiny. During the mission, she finds her true identity, and also she is an angel from heaven.
Besides, the movie was announced in 2003, but production was delayed due to Cameron’s work on Avatar 2009 and its sequels. Overall, the movie gains positive reviews with Rotten Tomatoes given a 61% score.
Alita: Battle Angel movie’s similar score is 7.0 out of 10.
4. Tron: Legacy (2010)
In other movies like Ready Player One, One of the most interesting themes of Tron: Legacy is society’s growing inability to grow beyond the stage of childhood and there are a few similar concepts show closely to a difficult subject in a video game.
The story follows Flynn’s adult son Sam, who son of a virtual world designer goes looking for his father and ends up inside the digital world that his father designed. Overall, it’s really more than looks like Ready Player One movie. Fans of video game lovers very much love these themes.
Tron: Legacy movie’s similar score is 8.0 out of 10.
3. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
Starring Dane DeHaan as Valerian and his love interest Cara as Laureline, this adaptation of Pierre Christin’s popular comics series Valerian and Laureline follows a human force recruited by the Defense Minister to retrieve the last species of converter in a dangerous mission.
Through search last species, and fall in love with his partner, Valerian must race to identify the murauding menace and safeguard the future of the universe.
valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets movie’s similar score is 8.0 out of 10.
2. Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)
It’s not a just big robots movie but it’s a sci-fi adventure movie tells a war between human and aliens called kaiju that emerge from the sea. With starring Idris Elbra and Charlie Hunnam, it shows very good partnership and teamwork looks like Ready Player One’s teamwork.
The movie received mixed reviews with both critics and fans, it’s really great movie. Though the effects and performances, the movie wins every audience’s heart and mind.
Pacific Rim: Uprising movie’s similar score is 8.5 out of 10.
1. The Matrix (1999)
This movie also takes place in a simulated reality, The Matrix, created by intelligent machines to distract humans while using their bodies as an energy source. A mysterious young man, who living two lives. By day he is an average computer programmer and by night a hacker known as Neo. He discovers the shocking truth, the life he knows is the elaborate deception of a cyber-intelligence.
With tons of simulated reality, a computer program, and some fantasy scenes, this movie has all the trapping of Ready Player One. Both movies are really based on computer programming and show some heart-winning themes.
The Matrix movie’s similar score is 9.0 out of 10.
Who is the best movie?
According to IMDb, there movies are ranked from best to last-best is as follows:
1. The Matrix (1999) – 8.7/10
2. Edge of Tomorrow (2014) – 7.9/10
3. Alita: Battle Angel (2019) – 7.3/10
4. Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017) – 6.9/10
5. Tron: Legacy (2010) – 6.8/10
6. John Carter (2012) – 6.6/10
7. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017) – 6.5/10
8. Assassin’s Creed (2016) – 5.7/10
9. Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018) – 5.6/10