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Silk (2007)

R
107 min | Drama, Romance

The story of a married silkworm merchant-turned-smuggler in 19th century France traveling to Japan for his town's supply of silkworms after a disease wipes out their African supply. During his stay in Japan, he becomes obsessed with the ...See moreThe story of a married silkworm merchant-turned-smuggler in 19th century France traveling to Japan for his town's supply of silkworms after a disease wipes out their African supply. During his stay in Japan, he becomes obsessed with the concubine of a local baron. See less
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Ryuichi Sakamoto (as Ryûichi Sakamoto)
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$ 20,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 126,537
Gross (USA)
$ 1,103,075
Gross (World)
$ 7,965,682
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Release date
Sep 21, 2007 (United States)

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Sei Ashina
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Keira Knightley
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Kenneth Welsh
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Alfred Molina
Baldabiou Baldabiou   See fewer
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Carlo Cecchi
Priest Priest   See fewer
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Chiara Stampone
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Alexander Brooks
M. Loiseau (as Leslie Csuth) M. Loiseau (as Leslie Csuth)   See fewer
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Tôru Tezuka
Japanese Guide Japanese Guide   See fewer
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Hiroya Morita
Japanese Elder #1 Japanese Elder #1   See fewer
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Kanata Hongô
Japanese Boy (as Kanata Hongo) Japanese Boy (as Kanata Hongo)   See fewer
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Kôji Yakusho
Hara Jubei Hara Jubei   See fewer
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Dimitri Carella
2-Year-Old Ludovic 2-Year-Old Ludovic   See fewer
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Callum Keith Rennie
Schuyler Schuyler   See fewer
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Naoko Watanabe
Japanese Girl Japanese Girl   See fewer
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Hidetarô Honjô
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Nana Nagao
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Saki Aoi
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Hiroshi Ôguchi
Japanese Elder #2 (as Hiroshi Oguchi) Japanese Elder #2 (as Hiroshi Oguchi)   See fewer
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Michio Akahane
Japanese Elder #3 Japanese Elder #3   See fewer
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Yûya Takagawa
Japanese Trader #1 Japanese Trader #1   See fewer
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Tarô Suwa
Japanese Trader #2 Japanese Trader #2   See fewer
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Katy Louise Saunders
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Miki Nakatani
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Max Malatesta
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Mark Rendall
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Maddalena Maggi
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Makoto Inamiya
Japanese Trader / Elder Japanese Trader / Elder   See fewer
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Makoto Matsubara
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Yuki Kawanishi
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Hidenori Shimizu
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Hiroki Takano
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5.9 / 10 | 10,306 votes