A member of Parliament (Irons) falls passionately in love with his son's fiancée. They pursue their affair with obsessive abandon despite the dangers of discovery and what it would do to his complacent life and his son. Completely obsessed, he wants to give up his current lifestyle to be with her. She has no intention of allowing him to do this, preferring to have her marriage to the son as a cover. They are eventually discovered, and must deal with the damage. Based on the novel by Josephine Hart.
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Quand une passion devient ...
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Did You Know?
This Anglo-French co-production was the final English and final French film of its French director Louis Malle
as Malle's final film Vanya on 42nd Street
(1994) was a New York American production made in the USA. See more
When Anna's mother comes over for lunch, we see a shot of Anna. Stephen's shoulder is already in the frame, even though he only sits down next to her in the following shot. See more
[the day after Martyn's death - to Stephen
What a pity we ever met.