A Business Affair
is a 1994 romantic comedy film
starring Carole Bouquet
. Christopher Walken
and Jonathan Pryce
. The film was produced
by the United
Kingdom in coordination with France, Germany and Spain and much of
the film was shot in London.
film poster of the film, Caroline Bouqet is featured with her arms
wrapped around Big Ben with the two men beside her.
The film is centred around the life of Kate Swallow and her
susceptibility for falling in love with different men. At the
beginning of the film she is in love with a famous writer named
Alec Bolton, who dismisses any intentions she has of writing a
novel herself as nonsense, strongly discouraging her. Later falls
in love with a man named Vanni Corso who is the publisher of the
firm for which Alec writes books, and she leaves Alec for Vanni.
Kate later finds out that Vanni also doesn't think highly of her
writing abilities yet he had strung her along. Gradually both men
change their attitudes as they vainly struggle to win her
Walken has a scene where he is able to perform his trademark
premiered in France on 16 March 1994, later screening
in Germany on 5 May 1994 and Spain on 22 July 1994.
premiere in the States until a year and a half later finally
showing in New York
City on 3 November 1995.
The UK version ran for 102 minutes but the US version has several
scenes censored, particularly some of the scenes with nudity and
ran for 98 minutes.