Langella was furious with Lyne over what happened; he still gets embarrassed talking about it. When filming finally began, New Line Cinema was the distributor, but they dropped the film from distribution when they saw an early cut. More explicit versions of the comic book and the Lake Point Cottages scenes were submitted to the British Board of Film Classification in for inclusion as extras on the region 2 DVD. Dominique Swain was only 14 years old. Jeremy Irons originally turned down the role because he knew playing this character would hurt his career. In the novel, Lolita is only 12 when Humbert first meets her. As Dominique Swain was a minor at age 15 when the movie was filmed, an adult body double had to be used for most of the sex scenes.
Hailey. Age: 22.
After thinking it over and being convinced by Glenn Close that working with Adrian Lyne was an experience he should not missed, he agreed to play Humbert Humbert, not before securing a good paycheck anticipating a few years of possible unemployment.
Gracelyn. Age: 26.
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The house where all the Haze home scenes are shot is located in Wilmington, North Carolina. The BBFC refused certificates for the scenes, noting that they would not have been passed if they were included in the film, and were especially problematic out of context. The same thing happened in Stanley Kubrick 's Lolita Ralph Fiennes was considered for the part of Humbert Humbert.