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December 12, 2007

Total Recall: I Am Legend and the Work of Richard Matheson

This week, Will Smith plays a guy who discovers he's the last man on earth in I Am Legend. So it's a good time to take a look at the movie work of Richard Matheson, who penned the film's source material. More…

November 30, 2006

Faked (?) "I Am Legend" Posters Hit the Wire

Those who are breathlessly anticipating the new-fangled Will Smith rendition of Richard Matheson's "I Am Legend" should be pretty psyched for about 8 seconds: A brand-new pair of one-sheets have made the scene. More…

July 3, 2006

Johnny Depp, Futuristic Vampire??

Now here's a juicy piece of casting gossip that just might be true: Johnny Depp as a (semi-)vampire, playing opposite Will Smith, in Francis Lawrence's "I Am Legend." This, of course, is the long-awaited adaptation of Richard Matheson's frankly awesome story. More…

April 26, 2006

"I Am Legend" -- Finally!

Forgive me if this sounds like a broken record (er, corrupted MP3, sorry) but you know that big-screen adaptation of Richard Matheson's "I Am Legend" that's been threatening to happen for about 432 years? It's a definite green-light done deal, locked and scheduled. We promise. More…

September 15, 2005

"I Am Legend" Will Finally Get Made!

After years of languishing in development purgatory, an all-new adaptation of Richard Matheson's "I Am Legend" has finally hit the fast track, thanks to Warner Bros. and "Constantine" director Francis Lawrence. More…