|Ready Player One
|| United States
||Warner Bros. Pictures
Ready Player One is the 2018 feature film adaptation of the Ernest Cline novel of the same name. Directed by Steven Spielberg, the film follows Wade Watts (Tye Sheridan), a young gamer living in the year 2045 who is intent on finding the secret Easter Egg hidden in a worldwide virtual reality environment known as the "Oasis". Both the novel and the film feature several pop culture references, particularly from films made in the 1980's and several iconic weapons from this era are featured.
The following weapons were used in the film Ready Player One:
A Glock 17 is requisitioned from an IOI guard by Nolan Sorrento (Ben Mendelsohn).
3rd Generation Glock 17 - 9x19mm.
IMI Desert Eagle Mark VII
What appears to be a suppressed IMI Desert Eagle Mark VII in .44 Magnum is held by Wade Watts (Tye Sheridan).
IMI Desert Eagle Mark VII - .44 Magnum.
Heckler & Koch Mark 23
A Heckler & Koch Mark 23 with a suppressor is held by Daito (Win Morisaki).
Heckler & Koch Mark 23 w/ KAC suppressor - .45 ACP.
A SIG-Sauer P232 is carried by F'Nale Zandor (Hannah John-Kamen).
SIG-Sauer P232 - .380 ACP
The Oasis features several characters from iconic films from the 1980s and other decades, and several weapons from these films are featured.
The EM-1 Railgun, the fictional weapon from the 1996 film Eraser, is briefly featured as one of the available weapons used by "Aech" while on planet Doom.
EM-1 Railgun prop used in Eraser
Aech's displays shows the pickup of the EM-1 Railgun
, the fictional weapon from the 1996 film Eraser
M41A Pulse Rifle
Art3mis (Olivia Cooke) uses the M41A Pulse Rifle from the film Aliens as her weapon of choice in the Oasis.
Non-hero M41A Pulse Rifle: note it lacks a trigger for the Remington 870 "grenade launcher."
Art3mis also uses the over/under grenade launcher mounted on the M41A Pulse Rifle
Beretta 93R "Auto 9"
The "Auto 9", the modified Beretta 93R machine pistol from the original RoboCop (1987), is briefly used by Parzival during the shootout in the dance club.
Beretta 93R "Auto 9" - 9x19mm
The "Auto 9
", the modified Beretta 93R
machine pistol from the original RoboCop (1987)
, is briefly used by Parzival during the shootout in the dance club. This pistol is seen in his left hand, and the pistol in his right hand is the Colonial Blaster from the original Battlestar Galactica
Art3mis (Olivia Cooke) also uses several iconic handguns, including what appears to be the "Lawgiver II" from the 1995 feature film adaptation of Judge Dredd.
In her right hand, Art3mis (Olivia Cooke) uses what appears to be the "Lawgiver II
" from the 1995 feature film adaptation of Judge Dredd
Mal's Sidearm (Modified Taurus 85)
Briefly seen in an arms display in the office of Sorrento is the modified Taurus Model 85 carried by Captain Malcolm Reynolds (Nathan Fillion) in the series Firefly.
One of the two screen-used pistols prior to shooting the pilot
Briefly seen in an arms display in the office of Sorrento is the signature pistol carried by Captain Malcolm Reynolds (Nathan Fillion
) in the series Firefly