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Steven Spielberg's 'Ready Player One' earns record-breaking success at B.O.

by Richa Dhingra, Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Veteran filmmaker Steven Spielberg’s cash registers are ringing whoosh and whoosh. His sci-fi thriller 'Ready Player One' has raked in an enormous $53.2 million at the box office over the 4 day Easter weekend within North America.

'Ready Player One' is Steven Spielberg’s best opening in 10 years.

According to trade analysts, the movie wasn’t going to be much of a success because of its star-cast Tye Sheridan and Olivia Cooke who are not quite popular and also the story plot that goes like, "teenagers in a dystopian future search for treasure inside a virtual-reality world called the Oasis was exceedingly difficult to explain in marketing materials." 

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Moreover, this movie has broken Spielberg’s previous 10 year records, followed by 'Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull' during 2008 summer with $118 million in weekend-opening ticket sales after inflation-adjustment.  

Spielberg’s other noteworthy movies are 'Bridge of Spies', 'E.T.', 'Minority Report' in 2005, 'Close Encounters', 'The Post', 'Jaws', 'Jurassic Park' and 'Raiders of the Lost Ark' amongst a list of blockbusters.



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