Top 20 Legend Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Legend facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Legend film message.

In I am Legend (2007), in Dr. Robert Neville's house you can see multiple famous paintings hanging in his home that he took from the Museum of Modern Art and other famous galleries in New York. In this scene while Ethan watches Shrek, you can see Vincent Van Gogh's Starry Night.
In I am Legend (2007), in Dr. Robert Neville's house you can see multiple famous paintings hanging in his home that he took from the Museum of Modern Art and other famous galleries in New York. In this scene while Ethan watches Shrek, you can see Vincent Van Gogh's Starry Night.
In "I Am Legend" (2007) the mutant "Darkseekers" are voiced by Faith No More vocalist Mike Patton. At 6 octaves, Patton is credited with having the widest vocal range in mainstream music. As well as being a fantastic singer, his range allows for his often otherworldly screams, growls, and effects.
In "I Am Legend" (2007) the mutant "Darkseekers" are voiced by Faith No More vocalist Mike Patton. At 6 octaves, Patton is credited with having the widest vocal range in mainstream music. As well as being a fantastic singer, his range allows for his often otherworldly screams, growls, and effects.

Legend Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - Robert Neville shyly flirts with a female mannequin in the video store. She's standing in front of the Adult section: she and the videos combined represent the closest he'll get to physical intimacy.
    Robert Neville shyly flirts with a female mannequin in the video store. She's standing in front of the Adult section: she and the videos combined represent the closest he'll get to physical intimacy.
  • There is a subtle reference to the 2008 film 'Bronson'. Reggie Kray (Legend) and Charlie Bronson briefly met in real life, and both characters were portrayed by Tom Hardy in the films.

Legend Hidden Details

1 - The newspaper clipping foreshadows the dpg attack later on in the movie.
The newspaper clipping foreshadows the dpg attack later on in the movie.
1 - The scene where Will Smith's character, Robert Neville, is knocked unconscious from being hung upside down and has to escape from infected dogs seems to be have been foreshadowed when he raids an apartment earlier in the film.
The scene where Will Smith's character, Robert Neville, is knocked unconscious from being hung upside down and has to escape from infected dogs seems to be have been foreshadowed when he raids an apartment earlier in the film.
1 - In this alleyway when the Channel 4 News team get confronted by the rival news team, this wall has obviously been tagged by them (even though they're lost).
In this alleyway when the Channel 4 News team get confronted by the rival news team, this wall has obviously been tagged by them (even though they're lost).
1 - Samuel's unit badge is the 10th Battalion CEF. This battalion originated in Calgary, Alberta, Canada where the brothers would have travelled to from Montana to enlist in the Canadian Military for WW1
Samuel's unit badge is the 10th Battalion CEF. This battalion originated in Calgary, Alberta, Canada where the brothers would have travelled to from Montana to enlist in the Canadian Military for WW1
1 - After the opening scene you see the barrel bombs Robert Neville has placed outside his hideout
After the opening scene you see the barrel bombs Robert Neville has placed outside his hideout
1 - The DVD that Dr. Robot Neville returns to the rental place is Goodfellas.
The DVD that Dr. Robot Neville returns to the rental place is Goodfellas.
1 - Broly's dad Paragus doesn't look elderly, however in the new movie, Dragon Ball Super: Broly that reintroduces Broly, Paragus is an elder because it's 20 years later than the old movie
Broly's dad Paragus doesn't look elderly, however in the new movie, Dragon Ball Super: Broly that reintroduces Broly, Paragus is an elder because it's 20 years later than the old movie
1 - Reggie chides two police officers following him saying they should be out looking for murderers and rapists...
Reggie chides two police officers following him saying they should be out looking for murderers and rapists...
1 - There's a billboard in NYC promoting Batman vs Superman (2016)
There's a billboard in NYC promoting Batman vs Superman (2016)
1 - You can see the Old Man of the Mountain.
You can see the Old Man of the Mountain.
1 - Dr. Robert Neville uses a joker card to mark the pages in the book he uses to check the sunset time.
Dr. Robert Neville uses a joker card to mark the pages in the book he uses to check the sunset time.
1 - Will Smith steal The Starry Night by Vincent Van Gogh because all New York was evacuated. The painting was located at the Museum of Modern Art.
Will Smith steal The Starry Night by Vincent Van Gogh because all New York was evacuated. The painting was located at the Museum of Modern Art.

When we are first introduced to the mage, there is a dog barking outside. She looks out the window and apparently silences it

The anime's opening lines come from the first passage of the Rig Veda: the oldest still preserved oral text in the Hindu tradition.

1 - Will Smith managed to survive three years with his dog only, and then died a day after meeting a woman
Will Smith managed to survive three years with his dog only, and then died a day after meeting a woman
Legend poster
Legend poster

Legend Plot

Identical twin gangsters Ronald and Reginald Kray terrorize London during the 1960s.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Legend. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Director Brian Helgeland
Production Universal Studios
Stars Paul Anderson, Tom Hardy, Christopher Eccleston, Joshua Hill
IMDB score 6.9