News Shout! Factory Acquires Sylvia Soska’s Remake of Cronenberg’s ‘Rabid’ for U.S. Release Published 1 year ago on February 15, 2018 By Nick Bond Share Tweet David Cronenberg’s 1977 body horror classic Rabid is receiving a modern remake from the twisted sisters directing duo Jen and Sylvia Soska, which is to start shooting this April. Today it was announced that the film has secured a U.S. distribution deal via Shout! Factory. Synopsis: “Rose, a young woman who, after an accident leaves her scarred beyond recognition, undergoes a radical untested stem cell treatment. While turning Rose into the belle of the ball, the experimental transformation comes at a price.” Jordan Fields, vp acquisitions at Shout! Studios, had the following to say about the remake of Cronenberg’s classic horror flick: “Remaking one of the seminal films of David Cronenberg’s early work is audacious, exciting and not a little nerve-wracking. But there are no better hands in which to place this challenge than the four belonging to the enormously talented Soska sisters.” How do you guys feel about the Sylvia Soska’s remake of Cronenberg’s Rabid? It will be very interesting to see who they cast to play Rose. Stay tuned to Dark Universe for the latest breaking news updates. Related Topics:David CronenbergJen SoskaJordan FieldsRabidShout FactoryShout! StudiosSylvia Soska Up Next Jamie Lee Curtis and Nick “The Shape” Castle Wrap on Blumhouse’s ‘Halloween’ Don't Miss Horror Master John Carpenter to Create the Score for Pablo Aragüés’ ‘1,200 Souls’ Advertisement You may like Soska Sisters Lock Down First-Look Deal With Cronenberg Producer Prospero Pictures MastersFX Supervisor Zane Knisely Talks Return to Body Horror With Soska Sisters’ ‘Rabid’ First Look at Mackenzie Gray as Gunter in Soska Sisters‘ Body Horror ‘Rabid’ Twisted New Photo Revealed from the Set of Soska Sisters‘ Nasty Body Horror ‘Rabid’ NECA Reveals New Dr. Decker Figure from Clive Barker’s ‘NightBreed’ Film Mode Entertainment Has Inked Sales in Berlin for Soska Sisters’ ‘Rabid’ Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Facebook Advertisement Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNZEMdODcq4 Twitter Follow @DUHDNews Advertisement Latest Popular Videos News1 day ago Official ‘Terrifier 2’ Facebook Page Promising a Big Announcement Next Week! News2 days ago ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ Featurette Goes Behind-the-Scenes News4 days ago Linda Hamilton is Back and Ready to Battle New Machines in ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ Trailer! News4 days ago Linda Hamilton Walks Alone in New ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ Poster; Trailer Drops Thursday! Reviews4 days ago Review: ‘Pet Sematary’ Manages to Convey a Very Creepy and Foreboding Atmosphere News5 days ago Jason Blum Teases ‘Halloween 2’ Announcement: “Working on it” News4 weeks ago Sigourney Weaver Has Reportedly Joined Jason Reitman’s New ‘Ghostbusters’ Movie News4 weeks ago Rob Zombie Teases ‘Three From Hell’ Trailer Debut and Shares New Captain Spaulding Image Blu-Ray & DVD1 week ago Own ‘Halloween’ 2018 4K Ultra HD Blu-Ray Steelbook Featuring Todd Mcfarlane’s Artwork News3 weeks ago New Fan Made ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Trailer Becomes a Horror Movie News2 days ago ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ Featurette Goes Behind-the-Scenes News4 days ago Linda Hamilton is Back and Ready to Battle New Machines in ‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ Trailer! News6 days ago Evil Child Does Horrific Things in the Final Trailer for ‘Brightburn’ News2 weeks ago [Video] New ‘Child’s Play’ Featurette Showcases Six Animatronic Chucky Dolls News2 weeks ago Watch the New Restricted Trailer for Zombie Horror Comedy ‘The Dead Don’t Die’ Advertisement Trending Editorials3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News2 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News2 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD2 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News2 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News2 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News2 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News2 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!