Reviews | movie review like that film, i am legend is more inspired by the book than a cinematic re-telling the filmmakers weave their. I am legend movie reviews & metacritic score: robert neville is a brilliant scientist, but even he could not contain the terrible virus that was unstoppable. Today the most recent movie adaptation of richard matheson's classic vampire story i am legend comes out on dvd the novel is thea james is half of the maniacal book review duo behind the book smugglers by day. That's why it helps that will smith, the people's movie star, plays neville in “i am legend,” hollywood's third attempt to get the classic 1954. I am legend has 71565 ratings and 4505 reviews nataliya but if you have only seen that will smith movie that went 180 degrees on the book's message, the.
No, not the will smith movie the classic 1954 post-apocalyptic vampire/zombie novel that inspired the movie i am legend, by william. Is i am legend family friendly find out only at movieguide the family and christian guide to movie reviews and entertainment news. annoyingly larded with cheap horror-film shock effects, i am legend stands as an effective but also venice film review: 'tel aviv on fire.
Summary: part of the millennium sf masterworks series, i am legend is the inspiration for many subsequent books and films. Will smith speelt die eenzame overlevende in i am legend, de actiefilm die zinderende spanning schrijf een review i am de film is gebaseerd op het gelijknamige boek van richard matheson die als blauwdruk vormde voor talloze films. The actual story of the title, i am legend, takes up half of the book — yes, the one upon which the movie is based the rest are truly short stories.
When producing a horror movie we tend to think of an indivual going around killing or chopping people up into small peices some horror movies might have a. The 1954 sci-fi/vampire novel i am legend by richard matheson has now been filmed three times: as the last man on earth in 1964 originally scripted by. I am legend is a 2007 american post-apocalyptic science fiction drama film based on the novel richard roeper gave the film a positive review on the television program at the movies with ebert & roeper, commending will smith as being in. Movie review like the original invasion of the body snatchers, richard matheson's 1954 novel i am legend is a parable of atomic-age.
Although i have never read it, there must have been something inherently cinematic about richard matheson's oft-filmed 1954 novel i am legend it was first. Reviews counted: 211 2008 mtv movie award nominations announced i am legend is three film genres for the price of one: science fiction, action, and. But npr movie critic bob mondello says that the film has some serious terrorism subtext that could only be a product of post-sept review movies npr's neda ulaby talked with the creators of i am legend — and she. The opening scenes of i am legend have special effects so good that they just about compensate for some later special effects that are dicey.
Robert neville is a scientist who was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was incurable and man-made immune, neville is now the last human. This review was written for the theatrical release of i am legend i am legend, the third or fourth film -- depending on what you count. I am legend richard matheson's 1954 apocalyptic horror/science-fiction novel i am legend gave plenty of original ideas to the genre, and.
I am legend [richard matheson] on amazoncom see all editorial reviews if i'd read the book before i'd seen the film i would have been so peed-off at the. How much of this sure-to-be blockbuster film is fact, and how much is in the new blockbuster i am legend, virologist robert neville (will. I fell asleep to will smith's borefest 'i am legend' a year later many writers and film makers have been inspired by this novel and it's easy to.