Rating the ''I Am Legend'' trailer -- Why wait to review the movie when we can grade the teaser?

By Gregory Kirschling
Updated November 02, 2007 at 04:00 AM EDT
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Rating the ”I Am Legend” trailer

I Am Legend
Suppose a plague wiped out the world and you’re Robert Neville (Will Smith), the only man left alive in New York City. What would you do? The immensely satisfying and creepy I Am Legend trailer gets it right: You’d get ripped on your very own treadmill, catch up on DVDs, and cruise traffic-free streets in your sports car. Fun! We’re already sold on this movie. Then — even better! — the trailer tosses in scores of screechy, flailing CG ghouls for Smith to battle by night. They look a little too much like the monsters from The Descent, but who cares? Sign us up. A-

I Am Legend

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  • Movie
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  • PG-13
runtime
  • 100 minutes
director
  • Francis Lawrence

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