Filmed in 1992, THE COOL SURFACE is a tedious "erotic thriller" that's low on both its quotients of thrills and sensuality. It was released to home video in 1994 after Teri Hatcher, prominently featured in the film's sex scenes, became a star in the TV series "Lois and Clark: The New
Adventures of Superman."
Jarvis Scott (Robert Patrick) is a novelist who lives in Hollywood. His new neighbors are a sexy woman (Teri Hatcher) and a man who are always having loud, violent fights. One day, he peeks in his neighbor's window and sees them making love, then goes into his own apartment, gets drunk and has a
fantasy of himself having sex with the woman. The next day he ...