The story of the prognosticating "Batman v. Superman" billboard seen in the background of the 2007 Will Smith film "I Am Legend" can now be told!
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Seth Rogen is reportedly in line to star in Aaron Sorkin's upcoming Steve Jobs biopic. That's right: Seth Rogen might be starring opposite Christian Bale, who last week was confirmed as the lead in the hugely anticipated drama. Am IShow More Summary
Kelli Garner has scored the role of a Lifetime! The Pan Am alum has been chosen to star as Hollywood legend Marilyn Monroe in Lifetime's upcoming biographical miniseries. [ Photos: Lindsay Lohan Asked A Street Artist To Paint Her & He Returns With This Marilyn Monroe-Inspired Nude Painting! ] The four-hour mini, based on the book The Secret [...]
Judging by the response to my piece from yesterday about the often-abused universe of The Last Airbender and now The Legend of Korra, it seems many fans are as displeased with the multimedia treatment of the franchise as I am. To recap (but really just go read it), the universe of The Last Airbender has [...]
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Images from the collection of Mark J. McCourt When Pontiac debuted the original Firebird Trans Am in 1969, they created another legend to add to their list of hallowed 1960s performance cars. The Trans Am remained the flagship of the Firebird line throughout the model’s run, and the 1994 version got something special in the […]
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It turns out that Warner Bros has Apple to thank for the fact that their long-touted addition to the I Am Legend franchise has now been greenlit - at least in a vague indirect way. That's because Gary Graham, who has written the screenplay...Show More Summary
It looks like the powers that be really wanted an I Am Legend sequel. We’ve been hearing about the possibility of a sequel, and a prequel, for years, but the production couldn’t get star Will Smith on board. With that said, it only gave...Show More Summary
‘I Am Legend‘, the 1954 novel penned by Richard Matheson, is a wonderful piece of horror fiction that has been adapted for the big screen several times and was even the inspiration behind George Romero’s zombie-movie pioneer, Night of the Living Dead. Most recently, the novel spawned a big budget movie of the same name, […]
Warner Bros has spent the better part of a decade working on getting another I Am Legend off the ground. They’ve tried it all, the “see the origins of the zombie outbreak” prequel, the “screw it, let’s just clone Will Smith and do another one” sequel, everything. Show More Summary
It was only a matter of time before Warner Bros figured out a way to relaunch I Am Legend as a franchise. The studio has been itching to do something with the property ever since the 2007 film raked in $586 million worldwide. They've attempted to get sequels off the ground, and even prequels- which would bring Will Smith back as Robert Neville. Show More Summary
This time without Will Smith.
There are two things the recently announced I Am Legend prequel won't have in common with the 2007 Will Smith-vs.-world-full-of-vampires movie I Am Legend : 1) Will Smith, and 2) A script that has anything to do with I Am Legend. Read more...
Warner Bros. really, really wanted to make a franchise out of the Will Smith-starrer I Am Legend. And they tried really, really hard to make a sequel or prequel, to no avail. Smith just didn’t seem interested. But now they’ve found another way to revive the property without involving Smith. Show More Summary
And this time they'll even be able to put a real Batman v Superman billboard in it!
The last man (but not last man) on Earth tale will take on a new spin. Read the full article on AICN There’ve been several unsuccessful attempts to revisit the world introduced by Will Smith’s I AM LEGEND back in 2007. They’ve been through prequel ideas and sequel ideas, but thus far nothing has stuck. Show More Summary
After years of trying to figure out the right way to do a sequel to the 2007 apocalyptic action thriller I Am Legend starring Will Smith, it sounds like Warner Bros. has finally figured it out. Unfortunately (or maybe fortunately) for...Show More Summary
Turning a blockbuster film into a potentially lucrative franchise? There’s an app for that. Earlier this year, Apple Store employee Gary Graham posted a spec script on the web site for The Black List, the annual compendium of the best unpublished screenplays floating around Hollywood. Show More Summary