15 Reasons The Angelina Jolie Tomb Raider Movies Are Even Worse Than You Remember
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Out with the old.
With a new Tomb Raider hitting theaters soon, there’s no better time to look back on the first attempt to translate Lara Croft’s adventures from games to movies. Released in the early 2000s, the Angelina Jolie-starring could have worked. And yet, both Lara Croft: Tomb Raider and follow-up The Cradle of Life are just as silly as most video game adaptations, full of bad CGI, terrible-looking costumes, and needlessly convoluted plots.
Just how bad were they? Well, let these 15 deeply goofy parts of the Angelina Jolie Tomb Raider movies serve as a warning--and a reminder to keep your hopes in check for the upcoming next try at making Lara work on the big screen.