The Other Lover is a complicated love story involving an author, Jack Hollander and his publicist, Claire Fielding who is married. Jack is enraged with Claire for using soft-porn on the cover of his latest novel. The cover does not portray what the novel is about. Even though they have strong opinions that are different from each other's, the two are drawn together. The romance has a problem because Claire is married and has two children. Even though she has been married for a long time, the romance is gone. Claire has a tough decision to make between the two men in her life.