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'I am Legend' is a 1954 novel by Richard Matheson. It was made into a movie in 2007, starring Will Smith, directed by Francis Lawrence.

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Is there any particular significance behind “I Am Legend” being set in the late 70s?

Richard Matheson's brilliant 1954 novel I Am Legend takes place between January 1976 and January 1979, with several flashbacks to 1975, when the vampire plague began to spread. Throughout the novel, ...
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Is there an “I Am Legend” movie that actually preserves the original ending?

Is there any movie based on the "I Am Legend" novel by Richard Matheson that shares the same ending to the book? I only know two, but could be more: (1) Will Smith's "I Am Legend", (2) and Vincent ...
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How did I Am Legend predict a “Superman vs Batman” movie?

I remember that when watching I Am Legend a while ago, I noticed an advert for Batman vs Superman on a billboard (in the film itself). I think this was when Batman Begins had recently come out. At ...
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Who set the trap for Robert Neville?

About two third of the way through the movie the following takes place: I always thought it was a trap setup by the Dark Seekers. However, the accepted answer on this question on Movies.SE seems to ...
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Why did the mannequin's head move?

In the movie I Am Legend there is a point where Will Smith sees that Fred the Mannequin has been moved. When he first sees him, the mannequin turns his head slightly. It can be seen clearly in this ...
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What are the creatures in I Am Legend?

Are the creatures in I Am Legend zombies, vampires, zompyres, or something else?