Lara Croft

  • Tomb with a Second View: More Lara for 2021…

    The reboot of Tomb Raider / Lara Croft, starring Alicia Vikander (and directed by the suitably named  Roar Uthaug) got a mixed reception  on its 2018 release – for both the final film and its unfeasibly-necked promotional poster.  The movie made an adequate but hardly stellar amount of money...
  • Croft Extension: Latest ‘Tomb Raider’ just plunders past…

    Lara Croft grew up on a vast estate with all the benefits that could offer – except a father who was consistently off on business-trips in the four corners of the world.  Seven years ago, Richard Croft (Samuel West) vanished on such an expedition and the young woman Lara...
  • Necks, please? The new ‘Tomb’ with a view…

    There’s been some controversy about the reboot of the Tomb Raider with Alicia Vikander stepping into the role that Angelina Jolie originally essayed: Lara Croft, the artifact-hunting explorer and hero of plenty a computer game outing. After a mini-teaser on Monday, the full trailer hit the interwebs on Tuesday...