The Cool Surface

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"One touch is all it takes."
  • R
  • 1993
  • 1 hr 28 min
  • 4.7  (1,317)

The 1993 film The Cool Surface is a thriller featuring Robert Patrick, Steve Tyler, and Teri Hatcher. The film follows a struggling writer named Daniel Craig who is having difficulty finishing his latest book. In an attempt to find inspiration, he travels to a remote beach house which he had rented previously before being institutionalized for a mental breakdown.

Once there, he meets an enigmatic woman named Kimberly who is staying in the neighboring cottage. Despite her initial coldness towards him, they soon develop an intense and illicit affair. However, it soon becomes clear that Kimberly is not all she seems, and Daniel begins to unravel the tangled web of lies and deceit that surrounds her.

The film is filled with suspense and drama as Daniel delves deeper into the mystery surrounding Kimberly's past. As he uncovers more and more secrets, danger lurks just around the corner, and he finds himself in more than one perilous situation.

Robert Patrick delivers a standout performance as Daniel, expertly portraying a man on the edge, battling his own inner demons as he tries to make sense of the twisted world he finds himself in. Teri Hatcher is equally compelling as the enigmatic Kimberly, bringing equal parts vulnerability and menace to the character. Steve Tyler delivers a solid performance as the local sheriff, who becomes embroiled in Daniel's investigation and struggle to understand the truth.

The cinematography is stunning, with beautiful shots of the remote beach setting that expertly capture the eerie and foreboding atmosphere of the film. The score, expertly crafted by composer David A. Stewart, adds to the tension and drama of the movie, creating an unsettling and gripping atmosphere throughout.

Overall, The Cool Surface is a thrilling and suspenseful film that will keep audiences on the edge of their seats from beginning to end. With strong performances, stunning cinematography, and a gripping story filled with twists and turns, it is a must-see for fans of the thriller genre.

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    1 hr 28 min
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    4.7  (1,317)