What's the Difference between I Am Legend the Book and I Am Legend the Movie?

Science Fiction

I Am Legend

42%
Released: 1954
Author: Richard Matheson

I Am Legend

58%
Released: 2007
Director: Francis Lawrence
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In the Book In the Movie
Robert Neville
Robert Neville
Portrayed by: Will Smith
Virginia Neville
Zoe Neville
Portrayed by: Salli Richardson
Kathy Neville
Marley Neville
Portrayed by: Willow Smith
Ruth
Anna Montez
Portrayed by: Alice Braga
I Am Legend Book vs Movie
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In the Book In the Movie
   The world is infected by vampires. The creatures are not vampires. They are cannibalistic zombies who have an aversion to light.
   The story takes place in the suburbs of Los Angeles. The setting in New York City.
   The story takes place in 1976-78. It is 2012.
   Neville discovers his dog after humanity has been wiped out; he spends weeks gaining his trust. The dog is named Sam, and is Neville's family dog.
   Neville is the only man left on earth. Everyone else is a vampire. There is 1% of the population that is immune to the virus.
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Agree with the jew ran media, America is owened by the jews and Israel, the USA send over $92,000000000 in aid to them every year. What do we get in return? Pulled into wars and having our government as nothing more than a puppet government. Jews own 23 of 25 major networks, most major media outlets, yet comprise of less then 2% of the US population. Wish Germany finished & really did do the so called holohoax IRL.
27 Sep 2014 Anonymous
The book is written by a white person in the 1950's so the main character is white. The Jews own the media and Hollywood. It has been the trend to replace Caucasian characters with Negroes. Even in a movie that should historically have no Negroes....there they are.
09 Aug 2014 Anonymous
The book is 150 pages.. Even Hollywood should be able to get that right. I Am Legend (novel) > Omega Man > I Am Legend (movie)
02 May 2014 Anonymous
The book is so much better
15 Apr 2014 Anonymous
also the person in the book is not will smith
15 Apr 2014 Anonymous
the book is weak
15 Apr 2014 Anonymous
I think I remember that in the book he captured some vampires and experiment on them. He keeps a female alive and seriously thinks about raping her as he missed sex. He is quite freaky really. Also the book does not mention religion.
08 Feb 2014 Anonymous
Also, the main character is identified as being white in the book.
30 Jan 2014 Anonymous
Also in the book, Nevillie suffers from alcoholism and nearly gives up several times, in the movie he seems very together. In the book he's fortifies his home and does daily maintenance, in the movie he spends his time working out and then is surprised when they ransack his home so easily.
31 Mar 2013 Anonymous
You are hilarious!!! This book sounds funny
13 Dec 2012 Anonymous


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