Neville then cautiously approached the mannequin, but after stepping in a puddle of water, he is caught in the same snare trap he used to capture the infected woman, and passed out.
They tell Marley they are going on holiday. Neville has the run of the city during the day, but at night he boards himself up in his Washington Square townhouse.
It is widely regarded as being a major influence of the zombie genre and popularized the concept of a worldwide disease apocalypse. He electrified the house using several Honda gasoline-powered engines as power generators, and has scavenged huge supplies of canned food throughout the house.
Just as he is about to die a bright light shines on him and he blacks out.
The infected leader then appears with infected dogs who attack Robert, but Sam defends him, who succeeds in crawling back to his car to retrieve a pistol, shooting the infected dogs dead.
Which aspect of the movie is more interesting to you: We see that he has been experimenting with a vaccine for the virus that has wiped out most of the human race.
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Turning point of his sanity is when Darkseekers have set a trap for him using the mannequin as a bait: Neville is caught by the trap and passes out. House Edit Neville's Washington Square home is heavily fortified. I take account of Matheson's biography, isolating the fears that haunt him personally, and locate his personal, individual fears in the larger context of the Cold War USA.
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And I suppose we all have some revulsion of the dead made even worse with the fear they will arise. All seems well until Neville notices "Fred", one of the video store mannequins, out on the street of the Grand Terminal Station.
However, Neville stands in their way and has killed many of their kind. Families can also discuss what they'd do in Robert's place. Like I said up above Will Smith does an exceptional job at singlehandedly carrying this story. So what was the young Richard Matheson afraid of?.
More than a few times Lawrence's movie evoked memories of last year's "Children of Men," another dystopian vision of our imperiled planet. The comparison does not work in "I Am Legend's" favor. I Am Legend is three film genres for the price of one: Science Fiction, Action, and Horror, and while it's no classic in any one arena it remains edgy fun.
July 30, | Rating: /5 Craig Phillips69%. I Am Legend was released on December 14, in the United States and Canada, and opened to the largest ever box office (not counting for inflation) for a non-Christmas film released in the U.S.
in December. The film was the seventh-highest grossing film ofearning $ million domestically and $ million internationally, for a total. Movie: I Am Legend () info with movie soundtracks, credited songs, film score albums, reviews, news, and more.
Movie Review: I Am Legend. by Dan Goldwasser on December 4th, It\'s always pleasant when you leave a movie feeling as though it exceeded your expectations. Read the I Am Legend movie synopsis, view the movie trailer, get cast and crew information, see movie photos, and more on cwiextraction.com: Dave White.
I once read, to do good scoring for a movie the music has to blend in to the movie and go unnoticed. James Newton Howard\'s score for I Am Legend does this. Only on a third viewing did I notice the sprinkling of score in the film itself.I am legend film critique