Videogame adaptation “Tomb Raider” is getting an HMV exclusive 3D & 2D Steelbook release
The first two Tomb Raider movies, starring Angeline Jolie (and available as 4K steelbooks here and here) were moderate hits at the box office, but did nothing to improve the reputation of videogame movie adaptation.
Now the series is back for another try, this time with Ex Machina star Alicia Vikander as hero Lara Croft, who will no doubt be raiding tombs left, right and centre.
HMV have the UK exclusive 2D & 3D steelbook, and while the final art and release date are still TBC, pre-orders are live right now.
Roar Uthaug directs this action adventure reboot of the popular computer game starring Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft. Following the disappearance of her father Lord Richard Croft (Dominic West), Lara inherits his estate and stumbles upon his work on the mythical Queen of Yamatai, Himiko, who was said to have held ultimate power over life and death. In search of answers, Lara enlists the help of Lu Ren (Daniel Wu), captain of the ship Endurance, to sail to the island believed to have been Yamatai. After a violent storm wrecks their ship, Lara finds herself on the mythical island where she becomes embroiled in a fight against archaeologist Mathias Vogel (Walton Goggins), who has taken over the island along with members of the shadowy organisation Trinity as they also investigate the legend of Himiko, but with more sinister intentions in mind to harness her great power…