Despite the fact that video games being adapted for the big screen has never really worked out too great, there are still plenty of new video game movies coming our way over the course of the next few years. One which has had a lot of video game fans talking, is the upcoming new Tomb Raider movie, which is currently in the process of shooting.
When it was first announced that actress Alicia Vikander had been cast in the role of Lara Croft for the new Tomb Raider movie, there were a lot of fans who questioned the casting, insisting that the actress did not have the right physique for the role. However, the first pictures from the set of the new Tomb Raider film have been released and it looks like Alicia is winning over the doubters.
One sceptical fan admitted, "I'm not gonna lie, I didn't think Alicia Vikander was at all right for Lara Croft but after seeing these Tomb Raider pictures, I have to admit that I am now quite excited to see what they do" Meanwhile, another fan added, "Believe it or not, these set pics from the Tomb Raider film have actually got me excited for it. Even Alicia Vikander looks the part."
As well as starring Alicia Vikander, the new Tomb Raider movie will also feature the likes of Walton Goggins and Dominic West, among many other top stars. Tomb Raider is being directed by Roar Uthaug, based on the script developed by Geneva Robertson-Dworet, with the movie aiming to hit the big screen on March 16, 2018 in both the US and the UK.