Lara Croft: Tomb Raider/Lara Croft Tomb Raider: the Cradle of Life

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider/Lara Croft Tomb Raider: the Cradle of Life

Director: Jan de Bont, Simon West

Cast: Angelina Jolie, Jan de Bont, Simon West, Gerard Butler

     
 
Video-game vixen Lara Croft takes up extended residence in your DVD player with this twin-pack set, which includes two major motion pictures devoted to her exploits. Lara Croft: Tomb Raider has been given a letterboxed transfer to disc at the widescreen aspect ratio of 2.35:1, while Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life is letterboxed at 1.85:1.

Overview

Video-game vixen Lara Croft takes up extended residence in your DVD player with this twin-pack set, which includes two major motion pictures devoted to her exploits. Lara Croft: Tomb Raider has been given a letterboxed transfer to disc at the widescreen aspect ratio of 2.35:1, while Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life is letterboxed at 1.85:1. Both transfers have been enhanced for anamorphic playback on 16 x 9 monitors. The first film features its English-language soundtrack in Dolby Digital 5.1 and Dolby Digital Surround, as well as a French-dubbed version in Dolby Digital Surround, while the sequel features both English and French tracks in Dolby Digital 5.1. Optional English subtitles appear on both discs. Bonus material appending the Lara Croft: Tomb Raider disc includes a commentary track from director Simon West; interviews with the key cast and crew members; how Angelina Jolie got in shape to play Lara Croft; an inside look at how the film's effects were created; a short documentary on the popularity of the Tomb Raider video game; deleted and alternate scenes; a music video from U2; and additional text material and web links that can be accessed on computers with DVD-ROM drives. Bonus goodies on Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life include a commentary from director Jan de Bont; short subjects on training programs for the actors, the stunts and hardware used in the movie, how the special effects were created and executed, and the film's musical score; music videos from the Davey Brothers and Korn; and the film's official website, archived for access on DVD-ROM equipped computers.

Product Details

Release Date:
11/18/2003
UPC:
0097360507041
Rating:
PG13
Source:
Paramount
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time:
3:37:00

Special Features

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider:; "Digging Into Tomb Raider": In-depth cast & crew interviews, featuring Angelina Jolie, Jon Voight, director Simon West, and more; "Crafting Lara Croft": Angelina Jolie's physical training for the role; "The Stunts of Tomb Raider"; "The Visual Effects of Tomb Raider": 8 amazing sequences; "Are You Game?": A look at the Tomb Raider video game phenomenon; Commentary by director Simon West; 4 Deleted scenes; Alternate main title sequence; U2 music video, "Elevation" Tomb Raider mix; Interactive menus; Scene selection; DVD-ROM features: Tomb Raider timeline, Tomb Raider Chronicles game demo, website archive, access to the online experience; ; Lara Croft: Tomb Raider - The Cradle of Life:; Commentary by director Jan De Bont; Deleted/alternate scenes (with optional Jan De Bont commentary); Featurettes: "Training," "Vehicles and Weapons," "Stunts," "Visual Effects," and "Scoring"; Gerard Butler's screen test; Music videos: "Did My Time" by Korn and "Heart Go Faster" by the Davey Brothers; Original theatrical website archive

Cast & Crew

Scene Index

Side #1 -- Lara Croft: Tomb Raider
1. Kill Lara Croft
2. Planetary Alignment
3. The Key Hidden Within
4. Manfred Powell
5. Her Father's Legacy
6. The Tomb of the Dancing Light
7. Unlocking the Secrets
8. Recovery
9. "Welcome to the Dead Zone"
10. Temple of Ten Thousand Shadows
11. Grain of Sand
12. A Nice Change
Side #2 -- Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life
1. Santorini, Greece
2. Swallowed by the Sea
3. The Luna Temple
4. Losing the Orb
5. 07744681
6. Tea is for Guests
7. Pandora's Box
8. Barla Kala Prison
9. Accessorizing
10. I Am Charming
11. The Shay-Ling
12. Terra-Cotta Warriors
13. Shanghai
14. Wait for My Signal
15. Hong Kong
16. No Mistakes
17. Taking Flight
18. Because I Could
19. Translating
20. Kilimanjaro
21. Near the Summit
22. Shadow Guardians
23. The Cradle of Life
24. Put It Back
25. Not Meant to Be Found
26. Titles

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