This confusing, silly story from writer-director Michael Crichton concerns hypnotic TV commercials, models, and stun guns. Plastic surgeon Larry Roberts (Albert Finney) becomes a murder suspect after two models on whom he operated are killed. Bucking the police to investigate the case
himself with model Cindy (Susan Dey), Larry discovers that a corporation headed by John Reston (James Coburn) is making three-dimensional images of the models (played by former Playboy
centerfolds) for subliminal advertisement purposes. Reston's henchmen attempt to stop Larry's snooping through
the use of stun guns that make the user invisible and put the victim in a trance--ac...