NEW TOMB RAIDER
MOVIE IN THE WORKS?
Copyright 2008 www.tombraiderchronicles.com
[ September 30th 2008 ]
domestic indifference to both previous Tomb
Raider motion pictures, sources have stoked
the fires of possibility once again on a third
motion picture. Originally touted as a trilogy
Jolie at the helm, Ian Livingstone hinted
at a continuation of the saga back in 2006.
wrestled with its own financial challenges, talk
seemingly dispersed into thin air.
on, and another round of rumours surface. A source
says, "Lara is such a fantastic character and
the games lend themselves to movies so well. Even
though the first two movies were not very well
received, there is still a lot of confidence in
Lara and Tomb
Raider as a franchise. The producers would
dearly love to get Angelina back in the role and
the door is being left open to her. This would
be a far darker movie with a lot more emphasis
Pictures originally produced both previous Tomb
Raider motion pictures, so it will be interesting
to see if Warner Bros. considerable stake in Eidos
will play a role in any future production. Angelina
Jolie had already expressed
an interest in returning as Lara Croft despite
previously dismissing a third Tomb Raider motion
picture. Stay tuned for further info.