With just a month to go until Rabid makes its world premiere at FrightFest, a poster and images have been released for Jen and Sylvia Soska’s upcoming remake of David Cronenberg’s classic 1977 horror; check them out here…
SEE ALSO: Watch the trailer for Rabid
After aspiring fashion designer Rose (Laura Vandervoort) suffers a disfiguring traffic accident she undergoes a radical and untested stem-cell treatment. The experimental transformation is a miraculous success, transforming her into a ravishing beauty. But she soon develops an uncontrollable sexual appetite, resulting in several torrid encounters, which sees her lovers become rabid carriers of death and disease. As the illness mutates and the contagion spreads out of control, all hell breaks loose as the infected rampage through the city on a violent and gruesome killing spree.
Rabid features a cast that includes Laura Vandervoort, Greg Bryk, Stephen McHattie, Stephen Huszar and Mackenzie Gray.