Lara Croft

  • An animated Tomb Raider looks to get Carter…

    Hayley Atwell, who plays Agent Peggy Carter in the MCU (appearing in the Captain America films, the Avengers movies, her own television series for ABC and last seen as an alt-universe version who assumed the super-soldier role instead of Steve Rogers for What If..? ) is keeping busy.  She’s...
  • 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...