Starry European co-production about a romantic triangle set in the literary world. Kate Bolton is a beautiful model married to acclaimed but unsuccessful writer Alec. Kate longs to be a writer in her own right and their fortunes are transformed when they meet up with the larger-than-life publisher Vanni who needs Alec's literary credibility to give his firm a lift. Vanni has the hots for Kate so he agrees to publish her first book, which enrages Alec. Kate is then left to decide between her husband and the crude Vanni.