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"I am Legend"
Poll: "I am Legend"
Fantastic! 0 / 0%
Pretty darn good 5 / 22%
Good 5 / 22%
I don't think so... 4 / 17%
It was TERRIBLE! 1 / 4%
I haven't seen it yet 8 / 35%
23 total votes


Jul 21 2009, 2:33am

Post #1 of 13 (547 views)
"I am Legend" Can't Post

I just saw "I am Legend"- I won't say that it wasn't well-made, but- I felt like something was just missing; it was kind of despressing, actually! But electrifying nonetheless... not your typical Will Smith movie. So what do you think of it? If you are a fan of Will Smith and you want to see it, I'm not going to recommend it... wasn't exactly worth it. Well, anyway, what did YOU think of it?



Jul 21 2009, 7:25am

Post #2 of 13 (379 views)
I liked the previous two film adaptations much more.... [In reply to] Can't Post

'The Last Man on Earth' with Vincent Price in the lead and 'The Omega Man' with Charleston Heston in the lead. The closest adaptation to the original short story 'I Am Legend' is 'The Last Man on Earth' and 'The Omega Man' is just good, dated 70s fun. I felt the latest film had something missing. The story didn't flow as well, there was a lot of jazzing up of the story to make it more of a 'big action type film' and the ending just didn't work for me.


Jul 21 2009, 6:39pm

Post #3 of 13 (320 views)
Your signature is hilarious! [In reply to] Can't Post



Jul 21 2009, 6:51pm

Post #4 of 13 (315 views)
I don't dare see it [In reply to] Can't Post

The German shepherd in the ads looks just like my dog I lost a couple of years ago, and I understand she doesn't survive, so I can't watch it.


Jul 21 2009, 8:55pm

Post #5 of 13 (303 views)
I'm wtih Annael, haven't seen it, sorry, [In reply to] Can't Post

and I don't think I will because of the dog scenes.

Arwen's daughter

Jul 21 2009, 9:05pm

Post #6 of 13 (307 views)
Meh. [In reply to] Can't Post

There were a few great scenes in the movie but overall I have to say that I didn't find anything new there. The CGI was subpar and the ending left something to be desired, imho.

It failed rather miserably as an adaptation. As a movie it's fine, but not something I feel the need to own or even ever watch again (maybe if it was on cable and I had a broken leg and couldn't reach the remote. maybe.)


Jul 21 2009, 10:40pm

Post #7 of 13 (297 views)
It's not worth seeing [In reply to] Can't Post

I hate movies that kill off/hurt the animals in the movie, it just isn't right- I mean, I know that in real life, he's a rich doggy, but still. Crazy


Jul 21 2009, 10:42pm

Post #8 of 13 (292 views)
Well [In reply to] Can't Post

let's hope you never break your leg then! Tongue


Jul 21 2009, 10:43pm

Post #9 of 13 (303 views)
PS Annael: [In reply to] Can't Post

That's a good picture of Boromir you have on your profile there.

Tol Eressea

Jul 22 2009, 12:55pm

Post #10 of 13 (290 views)
Good call. [In reply to] Can't Post

It about killed me.

It was also hard seeing Will Smith cry. I didnít like seeing Will cry.

Good movie, though.


Jul 22 2009, 2:48pm

Post #11 of 13 (291 views)
thanks [In reply to] Can't Post

stole it off the web Wink


Jul 31 2009, 9:43pm

Post #12 of 13 (275 views)
I enjoyed it ... [In reply to] Can't Post

... but I haven't read the book it was adapted from. I found it bleak though!


Aug 1 2009, 12:05am

Post #13 of 13 (505 views)
Neither have I, though my brother started [In reply to] Can't Post



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