[Movies] Cabin Fever: Patient Zero Gets Release Date
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 02.27.2014
The next in the horror franchise hits this summer...
Image Entertainment has announced that they have picked up the domestic distribution rights to Cabin Fever: Patient Zero. The latest in Eli Roth's horror franchise will release on VOD and in theaters this summer. It is directed by Kaare Andrews (The ABCs of Death) and stars Sean Astin, Currie Graham, Ryan Donowho, Mitch Ryan and Jillian Murray.
Image Entertainment Chief Acquisition Officer Bill Bromiley said in the announcement, "Eli Roth's original Cabin Fever was a smashing success, establishing a huge cult following. We are proud to be a part of this franchise, distributing the third installment under the vision of Kaare Andrew. His commitment to stay true to this series will keep audiences wanting more."
The film centers on a group of friends enjoying a bachelor weekend in a yacht in the Caribbean. As they run ashore to explore a remote island, they stumble upon an abandoned research facility, where a massacre from a deadly virus is unleashed. They must find a way to survive before the flesh eating disease consumes them all. Their answer – an uninfected survivor: "Patient Zero."