Shock! The planned Tomb Raider
movie reboot, which Terminator Salvation
producer Dan Lin is attached to, will dig into Lara's origins.
In a recent interview at the Terminator
premiere, Lin said, "Really excited - it's a great origin story that we're going to tell. A very character-oriented I would say more realistic than the past Lara Croft movies."
OK, so an origin story seemed likely, given that we're looking at a reboot
. The "more realistic" part sounds intriguing, though. Of course, currently even Indiana Jones
is more realistic than Lara's film escapades, so adding to the realism doesn't demand that
For SPOnG's take on who might make a good new Lara, head this way