'Hidden in the Woods' is the new English language remake of writer/director Patricio Valladares' Chilean chiller 'En las afueras de la ciudad'. Valladares will be helming the redo himself which is based on a shockingly true criminal case. Michael Biehn ('The Divide') stars and produces the flick under his Blanc/Biehn Productions banner which has scored a couple of new cast members today in the form of William Forsythe ('The Devil's Rejects') and MMA fighter Krzysztof Soszynski. "I have never seen such a violent film that didn't feel gratuitous and exploitive," commented Biehn. "Patricio Valledares did an incredible job to combat that with his original film and we're excited to announce that he is on-board to direct the English remake." Along with the news update comes along a teaser poster for the project which you can check out below.
Jeannine Kaspar ('Nip/Tuck'), Electra Avelan ('Machete Kills') Mark Burnham, Jennifer Blanc ('The Victim'), Richard Gunn ('Dark Angel'), Caitlin Keats, Matthew Alan, J. Michael Trautmann, Evie Thompson and Luke Massy ('Thor') are also on boead the project.
"Hidden in the Woods tells the story of two sisters who have been raised in isolation, subjected to the torment of their abusive, drug dealing father. When they finally decide to report him to the police, he kills the two officers and is put in jail. But things go from bad to worse when the girls must answer to their Uncle Costello, a psychotic drug kingpin, who shows up looking for his missing merchandise which is hidden in the woods."
'Hidden in the Woods' Teaser Poster