Rabid is the chilling story of Rose and the nightmare that begins when she is critically hurt in a motorbike accident. Rose is placed in the care of pioneer surgeon Dan Keloid who uses daring and experimental surgical procedures to save her life. Though successful the operation leaves her in a deep coma. During her recovery period her body responds to the treatment in a terrifying manner... She awakes with a raveous appetite for blood. The terror spread as her victims driven into frenzied rage in turn attack and contaminate others First clinic then the countryside and finally the city..
Audio commentary with writer-director David Cronenberg
Audio commentary with William Beard, author of The Artist as Monster: The Cinema of David Cronenberg
Archive interview with Cronenberg
Brand new interview with executive producer Ivan Reitman
Brand new interview with co-producer Don Carmody
Raw, Rough and Rabid: The Lacerating Legacy of Cinepix - a featurette looking back at the early years of the celebrated Canadian production company, including interviews with author Kier-La Janisse and special make-up artistJoe Blasco
Make-up Memories: Joe Blasco Remembers Rabid - a shortfeaturette in which Blasco recalls how the film's various gruesome effects were achieved
The Directors: David Cronenberg - a 1999 documentary on the filmmaker, containing interviews with Cronenberg, Marilyn Chambers, Deborah Harry, Michael Ironside, Peter Weller and others
Original Theatrical Trailer
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