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Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life

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  • Score
    70
    from 2 reviewers
  • Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life
    2003
    117 min
    PG-13
    2K Upscale
    HDR10
    Dolby Vision

    Director: Jan de Bont

    Actors: Angelina Jolie, Gerard Butler, Ciarán Hinds, Chris Barrie

    Plot: Adventurer Lara Croft goes on a quest to save the mythical Pandora's Box, before an evil scientist finds it, and recruits a former Marine turned mercenary to assist her.

    Disc Release Date: 27 February 2018

    • Video
      72
    • Audio
      77
    • Extra
      57
    • Movie
      62

    all scores

    Blu-ray.com review by Martin Liebman
    • Video
      80
    • Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life arrives on the UHD format with a 2160p transfer that is, per Paramount, an upscale from a 2K DI and, by the looks of it, sourced from the very same master as...

    • Audio
      90
    • Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life contains the same DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 lossless soundtrack as its Blu-ray predecessor. For a full audio review, please click here....

    • Extra
      70
    • Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life's UHD disc contains no extras, but the bundled Blu-ray, which is identical to the one Warner Brothers issued in 2013 (including the familiar Warner Brothers menu...

    • Movie
      60
    • With the release of the rebooted 'Tomb Raider' film (distributed by Warner Brothers), Paramount has dug into the archives to release the pair of Angelina Jolie Lara Croft films to UHD. This one boasts...

    • Total
      80
    • Neither the first Tomb Raider nor The Cradle of Life are particularly good movies. They're fan service films, putting a beautiful woman in harm's way so she can kick butt and solve a mystery in the middle...

    High-Def Digest review by M. Enois Duarte
    • Video
      80
    • The hunt for Pandora's Box reaches Ultra HD territories with a great-looking and often-beautiful HEVC H.265 encode in Dolby Vision HDR, offering fans a welcomed improvement over its Blu-ray counterpart....

    • Audio
      90
    • Lara Croft swings into action equipped with the same DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 soundtrack heard on the previous Blu-ray edition from a few years back, and it has aged fantastically well. In the opening action...

    • Extra
      30
    • Audio Commentary: Director Jan de Bont rides solo for this commentary track where the filmmaker talks extensively on the technical aspects of the production, his creative process and the various challenges.Behind...

    • Movie
      60
    • The majority of the men in the world of Lara Croft are immorally corrupt wrongdoers. They are driven, in large part, by a single-minded greediness that sees profit in possessing other people's cultures,...

    • Total
      70
    • For Lara Croft: Tomb Raider — The Cradle of Life, director Jan de Bont takes over the reigns and shockingly delivers an action-adventure popcorn flick that's more entertaining than its predecessor. Bringing...