Travis Zariwny directed the remake using Cabin Fever's original screenplay co-written by Roth. In the scene, Marcy is convinced that all the students are doomed and despite Paul's reassurances, she describes their situation as "like being on a plane, when you know it's gonna crash. Spring Fever , Cabin Fever: Filming[ edit ] Filming on Cabin Fever began in late and lasted 24 days,   on location in North Carolina. However, the bulk of the film's score was composed by Nathan Barr. Patient Zero , and Cabin Fever film Eli Roth revealed in a interview that he had written a film treatment for a sequel to Cabin Fever as part of Lionsgate's distribution deal, pitching it as "a Song of the South horror movie filled with corpses and sex. Having seen Cabin Fever from a print sent to him, Jackson suspended production on The Return of the King twice in his native New Zealand to have it screened to his cast and crew members;  he described the film as "unrelenting, gruesomely funny bloodbath". West has since disowned the final product, claiming that it is more a product of the producers and executives than that of his own. After extensive re-editing and re-shooting by the producers, West requested to have his name removed from the film and replaced with the popular pseudonym Alan Smithee. Bedsheets were then taped to her backside at the designated level and the scene was filmed. Some of the music selected for the film was deliberately chosen by Roth for their connection to other horror films; in the opening scene for example, while the main characters are driving to the cabin, "The Road Leads to Nowhere", a song written and recorded for The Last House on the Left , is playing on the radio. Everybody around you is screaming 'We're Going Down! Roth still could not sell his script, as studios told him that it should be more like Scream. But they managed to reach a compromise, in which Vincent showed one inch of her buttocks on camera before Roth measured it for it to be precise.