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Anne Rice and Victoria Wilson - Anne Rice discusses and signs her book Prince Lestat: The Vampire Chronicles at the Miami International Book Fair at Miami Dade College - Miami, Florida, United States - Tuesday 18th November 2014

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Richard Matheson, Author Of 'I Am Legend', Dies


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Richard Matheson has led a long and interesting life. Born in Brooklyn he started his writing career when some of his short stories were published in 1950. The author's subsequent career, spanning 60 years, including writing scripts for The Twilight Zone, Family Guy, Ghost Story and Jaws 3-D. His most famous work is I Am Legend, a post-apocalyptic horror which follows one man's life pitted against vampires whilst he is isolated in deserted Los Angeles.

I Am Legend has been adapted three times since its publication in 1954. The first starring Vincent Price, the second Charlton Heston and in 2011 Will Smith took on the role. The novel has been critically acclaimed and continues to challenge vampire novelists in developing an idea as original as Matheson's.

Director Steven Spielberg paid tribute to the late author saying in a statement "Richard Matheson's ironic and iconic imagination created seminal science-fiction stories and gave me my first break when he wrote the short story and screenplay for Duel.

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Anne Rice Sunday 15th April 2012 Chicago Comic Con - Day 3

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Anne Rice - Wednesday 1st December 2010 at ABC New York City, USA

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Interview With The Vampire Review


OK
I suppose you're either an Anne Rice fan or you're not. I, for what it's worth, am not, and the first movie to be ground out from one of her little vampire books was such a snoozer it knocked me unconscious. While vampire stories tend to be either scary or campy, Interview somehow manages to be neither, telling an overwrought tale of Tom Cruise, Brad Pitt, and other hunks of yesteryear as bloodsuckers through the ages. Not enough originality to make me care about it one way or the other.

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Anne Rice Monday 7th July 2008 Best-selling American author Anne Rice does grocery shopping at Bristol Farms in West Hollywood Los Angeles, California

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Anne Rice - Best-selling American author Anne Rice Los Angeles, California - does grocery shopping at Bristol Farms in West Hollywood Monday 7th July 2008

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Interview With The Vampire Review


OK
I suppose you're either an Anne Rice fan or you're not. I, for what it's worth, am not, and the first movie to be ground out from one of her little vampire books was such a snoozer it knocked me unconscious. While vampire stories tend to be either scary or campy, Interview somehow manages to be neither, telling an overwrought tale of Tom Cruise, Brad Pitt, and other hunks of yesteryear as bloodsuckers through the ages. Not enough originality to make me care about it one way or the other.
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