Orchid House DVD


Save: £7.00

FREE UK Delivery available

Buy Now

Availability: In stock | Usually dispatched within 24 hours

Region 2 DVD (may not be viewable outside Europe).


Featuring an all-star cast and based on one of the great novels of West Indian literature; Orchid House is a gripping and at times breathtaking drama of thwarted passion, desire and colonialism in Dominica, directed by acclaimed independent director Horace Ové.

Lally tells the story of all she has seen, raising the three white daughters of a formerly powerful but now impoverished family.
Master has returned from war a broken man, chained to a curse from which there is no release. Nurtured and cared for by both his wife Madam, and Mamselle the children’s tutor, the tides of change sweep and swirl around them, eating away at the oncesolid rock of the white man’s dominance and the all-powerful control of the church.

When the three daughters, having left the island, reconvene to shore up what is left of their household, they find an island sultry with the sweat of toil, protest, unresolved passion, death and desire. Secrets that have lain suppressed too long are about to be exposed at the Orchid House.

Special Features:

  • Cast Filmographies
  • Picture Gallery
  • Subtitles

Product Details

  • Diana Quick,
  • Nigel Terry,
  • Carmen Du Sautoy,
  • Kate Buffery,
  • Frances Barber,
  • Elizabeth Hurley
  • Horace Ové
  • 2
Sound Information:
  • Dolby Digital
Number of Discs:
  • 2
Main Language:
  • English
Subtitle Languages:
  • English

  • Acorn Media
Theatrical Release Year:
  • 1991
  • 12

Delivery & Returns

How long will it take to arrive?

Please check the stock availability notice on your item when placing your order. This item is: In stock | Usually dispatched within 24 hours

Please remember to add postal time (2-3 working days) to obtain a complete estimate of delivery to your door.

How will I know it has been sent?

You will receive an email to confirm when your item has been sent.

You can also check the status of your order and individual items by accessing My Account details and following the prompts.

Please allow 10 working days from dispatch of your order before notifying us of any late deliveries.

It may be advisable to check with your neighbours to see if a parcel has been left with them, check any outhouses you might have where it may be left if it cannot fit through your letterbox and contact your local sorting office to see if the item has been returned to the depot as undelivered and awaiting collection.

If I'm not completely happy with my item?

Please see our returns policy.

Customer Reviews

There are currently no reviews.

Write a review to be in with a chance of winning a £100 voucher

This Product

Orchid House

Orchid House DVD


Save: £7.00

Buy Now

Orchid House DVD

Select image

Orchid House
Back to top