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I Am Legend --- REBOOT

Old 10-02-14, 09:56 AM
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Re: I Am Legend --- REBOOT

I'd love if they did a reboot that actually followed Matheson's book.
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Old 10-02-14, 05:58 PM
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If my memory serves, the only film version which is close to the novella is the Price movie. Never cared much for the Heston flick. The Smith film isn't too bad, though it kind of destabilizes at the end. It's amazing the mileage they've gotten out of this thing over the years.

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Old 10-02-14, 08:50 PM
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I'm in the middle of rereading this right now with friends and I love it. I think this would be such a good movie if it was a straight-up adaptation. Could really work. It would be so cool for Hollywood to make a film really, really close to the material. Jackie Brown does this, to me.
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Old 10-02-14, 10:40 PM
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Re: I Am Legend --- REBOOT

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Someone should tell Hollywood that Richard Matheson wrote other books.
They have to keep remaking this one because they can't get it right.
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Old 10-02-14, 11:09 PM
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Re: I Am Legend --- REBOOT

Between The Last Man on Earth and Night of the Living Dead, I'll call it even.
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Old 10-02-14, 11:11 PM
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Re: I Am Legend --- REBOOT

Don't do it unless you keep the ending from the book.
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Old 10-03-14, 01:19 AM
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Re: I Am Legend --- REBOOT

It's not really a reboot if it wasn't a franchise. It's just another remake...
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