|Release Date: September 14, 2007||Running Time: 109 mins.|
|MPAA Rating: R||Box Office: $1,101,711.00|
|Genre: Adaptation, Drama, Foreign, Period, Romance|
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Summary:In the mid 19th century, a silkworm merchant travels from France to Japan to locate silkworm eggs that are uncontaminated by the epidemic that threatens Europe's silk supply. The merchant falls in love with the occidental concubine of a Japanese baron, though he has a loyal and doting wife awaiting his return.