Directed by Jan de Bont. With Angelina Jolie, Gerard Butler, Chris Barrie, Ciarán Hinds. Adventurer Lara Croft goes on a quest to save the mythical Pandora's. With a new Tomb Raider movie just days away, let's look back at Lara Croft's big-screen debut.
The Tomb Raider franchise takes its place in the reboot queue, and the search for a new Lara Croft begins. Angelina Jolie was coming off her Best Supporting Actress Oscar victory for Girl, Interrupted when she nabbed the role of video-gamedom's.
Released in the early s, the Angelina Jolie-starring could have worked. And yet, both Lara Croft: Tomb Raider and follow-up The Cradle of. A producer for the new Tomb Raider movie starring Alicia Vikander explains why Angelina Jolie does not make a cameo.