Some CDR files may be too complex for some output devices to handle. Transparencies, Lenses, Drop Shadows are the usual culprits. Excessively high-resolution bitmaps can also bring some output devices to their knees.
You may need to print the CDR as a bitmap (or raster as described in X4). This is especially applicable to non-PostScript output devices.
Here are the locations for this function in the respective print engine dialogs for both X4 and X5: