Wild Orchid

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Wild Orchid ★ 1990 (R)

One of the most controversial theatrical releases of 1990. Rourke is a mystery millionaire involved with two beautiful women in lovely Rio de Janeiro. Bisset is strange as an international real estate developer with unusual sexual mores. Very explicit sex scenes, but otherwise mostly boring and unbelievable. Rourke allegedly took his method-acting technique to the limit in the last love scene with Otis. Available in an unrated version as well. From the producers of “9 1/2 Weeks.” Followed by an unrelated sequel. 107m/C VHS, DVD . Mickey Rourke, Jacqueline Bisset, Carre Otis, Assumpta Serna, Bruce Greenwood; D: Zalman King; W: Zalman King; C: Gale Tattersall; M: Simon Goldenberg, Geoff MacCormack.