Lara Croft (Angelina Jolie) travels to Africa to retrieve the Pandora’s box. She makes a stunning entry by landing onto the jeep of her client. She talks to the local chieftain of the village requesting permission to enter the Cradle of Life. The Local chieftain rejects her offer as he thinks its too dangerous as no person has returned from it. However, Lara convinces him that she is willing to take the risk and she tells the purpose she is doing it for. He agrees and sends several men of his to accompany her. So they start their journey to the Cradle of Life.