I must be honest, I’m still not convinced by this one, but a new trailer for the upcoming Tomb Raider reboot landed today and at least looks interesting.

Alicia Vikander is obviously on the case this time as the iconic Lara Croft, with the likes of Dominic West and Walter Goggins in support. Roar Uthaug is in the director’s chair.

Here’s the blurb:

Brawler. Hunter. Survivor. Lara Croft is back. Oscar-winning actress Alicia Vikander stars in this fresh adaptation of the action-adventure. Join one of the world’s most formidable heroes as she journeys into the unknown to solve her father’s mysterious death, while fighting to find her place in the world – could this be the making of her?

And here’s the trailer for the film that lands on March 16:

 

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Simon Fitzjohn

Simon is a journalism tutor in London, who also just happens to be a movie fanatic, with a craving for the darker side of cinema. He has written two books, one on the horror films of director Bob Clark (2014) and the other on the history of the character Norman Bates (2015). His third book, on the work of British exploitation director Pete Walker, is due in 2017.