Wild Orchid Reviews

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Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com
February 29, 2008
| Original Score: 4/5
Matt Brunson
Creative Loafing
March 4, 2015
Writer-director Zalman King's Wild Orchid could be considered the Fifty Shades of Grey of its day: a would-be erotic romp that ultimately carries as much of a sexual charge as a Chicken McNugget.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
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Owen Gleiberman
Entertainment Weekly
September 7, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: D-
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Entertainment Weekly
April 12, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: D-
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily
October 8, 2005
| Original Score: 1/5
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com
July 16, 2005
| Original Score: 2/5
Andy Klein
Los Angeles CityBeat
June 23, 2004
| Original Score: 1/5
Rob Thomas
Capital Times (Madison, WI)
February 19, 2004
Goofy, grubby softcore precursor to "Red Shoe Diaries"
| Original Score: 1/5
James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette
January 16, 2004
A few cheap laughs, but mostly awful
| Original Score: 1/5
Brian Gibson
Vue Weekly (Edmonton, Canada)
December 1, 2003
empty
| Original Score: 1/5
Nick Davis
Nick's Flick Picks
August 16, 2003
All but exemplifies bad erotica, with Otis' quivery fragility and Rourke's skeezy ooziness.
| Original Score: 1/5
Audrey Rock-Richardson
Tooele Transcript-Bulletin (Utah)
November 30, 2002
| Original Score: 1/5
John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis
August 3, 2002
| Original Score: 2/5
Brian Webster
Apollo Guide
July 29, 2002
There's no interesting storyline, no interesting characters, and nothing that would qualify as a surprise - pleasant or otherwise.
Full Review | Original Score: 49/100
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
July 29, 2002
| Original Score: 1/5
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
January 1, 2000
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
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Variety
April 12, 2011
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Time Out
January 26, 2006
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Janet Maslin
New York Times
August 30, 2004

Movieline
November 6, 2001
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Hal Hinson
Washington Post
January 1, 2000
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Desson Thomson
Washington Post
January 1, 2000

Deseret News, Salt Lake City
January 1, 2000
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