I Am Legend
I Am Legend is a gloomy apocalyptic novel by author Richard Matheson (published in 1954). Without spectacular chases or extraterrestrial monsters, and so as much a psychological novel as a science fiction or horror book. Rough and strong, but not really thrillingly exciting. The American movie from the book (with Will Smith's as lead role) was released in movie theaters in December 2007.
Robert Neville is the last normal person on earth after there has been a pandemic that has changed the rest of humanity into vampire-like creatures. During the day he chases on these vampires and tries to repair his house so that he can withstand the attacks of the vampires at night ...
Robert Neville may well be the last living man on Earth . . . but he is not alone.
An incurable plague has mutated every other man, woman, and child into bloodthirsty, nocturnal creatures who are determined to destroy him.
By day, he is a hunter, stalking the infected monstrosities through the abandoned ruins of civilization. By night, he barricades himself in his home and prays for dawn....