Most Popular "Silk" Titles
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1. Marco Polo (2014– )
TV-MA | 60 min | Adventure, Drama, History
In a world replete with greed, betrayal, sexual intrigue and rivalry, "Marco Polo" is based on the famed explorer's adventures in Kublai Khan's court in 13th century Mongolia.
3. Raise the Red Lantern (1991)
PG | 125 min | Drama, History, Romance
A young woman becomes the fourth wife of a wealthy lord, and must learn to live with the strict rules and tensions within the household.
Votes: 22,389 | Gross: $2.60M
5. 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 concubine of a local baron.
Votes: 9,846 | Gross: $1.10M
8. Snow Falling on Cedars (1999)
PG-13 | 127 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
A U.S. Japanese fisherman may have killed his neighbor Carl at sea. In the 1950s, race figures into the trial. So does reporter Ishmael.
Votes: 12,671 | Gross: $14.38M
9. Yu pu tuan: Tou qing bao jian (1991)
R | 99 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
A recently married scholar goes on a quest for knowledge of other people's wives, based on his philosophical differences with the Sack Monk. He encounters the Flying Thief, who agrees to ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,672 | Gross: $0.40M
10. Mammoth (2009)
125 min | Drama, Romance
While on a trip to Thailand, a successful American businessman tries to radically change his life. Back in New York, his wife and daughter find their relationship with their live-in Filipino maid changing around them. At the same time, in the Philippines, the maid's family struggles to deal with her absence.
Votes: 8,754 | Gross: $0.01M
11. Red Shoe Diaries (1992 TV Movie)
R | 105 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
After the death of his beloved wife, a man reads her diary and finds out that she was having an affair with a young construction worker.
12. Guru (2007)
166 min | Biography, Drama, Musical
A villager, Gurukant Desai, arrives in Bombay 1958, and rises from its streets to become the GURU, the biggest tycoon in Indian history.
Votes: 17,018 | Gross: $2.09M
14. Painted Fire (2002)
Unrated | 120 min | Biography, Drama
In a time of political and social unrest in nineteenth-century Korea, an uncouth, self-taught painter explores his natural talent amidst the repressive world around him.
Votes: 2,285 | Gross: $0.06M
15. Le Paon de Nuit (2015)
85 min | Drama, Romance
Elsa (Crystal Liu Yifei) is a musician who spends her time between France and China. In the western city of Chengdu, she meets Ma Rong (Leon Lai) who is an expert player of the Shakuhachi ... See full summary »
16. 4 inyong shiktak (2003)
127 min | Drama, Horror, Thriller
Jeong-won is a man with no memory of his childhood and his real family. At the beginning of the film he witnesses the deaths of two young girls. He begins seeing the girls dead bodies ... See full summary »
17. Gui si (2006)
Not Rated | 108 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery
In Taipei, the crippled scientist Hashimoto uses his invention of "Menger Sponge" to capture the energy of the spirit of a child in an old building. He invites the specialist in reading ... See full summary »
18. Ji sor (1997)
117 min | Drama, Romance
Foon escapes an arranged marriage by walking the road of a Ji Sor. After an affair with Shing, she becomes pregnant. An attempted abortion nearly costs Foon her life. Wan, the young owner ... See full summary »
19. Here We Go Again (1942)
Passed | 77 min | Comedy, Music
It's Fibber and Molly's 20th anniversary and they want to throw a big party. But when everyone declines their invitation, they decide to go on a second honeymoon instead. After one night at... See full summary »
20. Le cri de la soie (1996)
110 min | Drama, Romance
An illiterate seamstress has a powerful fetish for silk which gets her into trouble. The psychiatrist sent to help her becomes fascinated by her case and when he returns to France from ... See full summary »
21. Call the Mesquiteers (1938)
Passed | 55 min | Action, Adventure, Western
Smugglers hijack the Mesquiteers truck, but the police catch up, kill the smugglers, and then try to arrest the Mesquiteers as part of the gang. They escape but now have to prove their innocence while being hunted as wanted men.
22. The Silk Express (1933)
61 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
A trainload of silk puts Neil Hamilton on the fast track to murder in this full-throttle thrill ride costarring Sheila Terry and Guy Kibbee. As the demand for raw silk goes sky high, ... See full summary »
23. Oh! The Nomugi Pass (1979)
154 min | Drama, History
The story of the silk industry and the young girls who worked as silk spinners in the early 1900's in Japan. The silk mills were located in Okaya which lies just beyond the Nomugi Pass. The... See full summary »
24. Driven (II) (2014)
Diving in to the eclectic lives of five unique female artists, we explore their struggles as a minority in their chosen fields along their individual paths towards achieving their dreams.
25. Material Success (2012)
83 min | Documentary, Comedy, Drama
A documentary that follows the misadventures of the eccentric fashion designer Bruno Ierullo as he readies for his first runway show after a personal tragedy inspires him to risk his life savings on a career change into the art.
26. Tina in Mexico (2002)
77 min | Documentary, History, War
Using reenactments, newsreel footage, and photographs, Longfellow tells the story of Tina Modotti (1896-1942), from 1920 when she's living in LA with artist Robo Richey to the assassination... See full summary »
27. Dangerous Number (1937)
Passed | 71 min | Comedy, Romance
Hank Medhill, artificial silk manufacturer, has returned to the U.S. from Japan to learn that his former girlfriend, Eleanor Breen is about to marry. Hank convinces Eleanor to leave the ... See full summary »
28. Sable Cicada (1938)
Passed | 90 min | Drama, Romance, War
When the reigning Chinese dynasty is threatened by a designing War Lord, Diao Chan is sent forth from her sequestered life in her father's home to act upon her father's advice. She causes ... See full summary »
30. Violet in Red Silk (2014)
22 min | Short, Horror
When Violet inherits a cabin by the lake after the death of her father, she decides to visit the isolated getaway to see it's condition. Unfortunately for Violet, someone is waiting for her... See full summary »
31. Post Military Trip (2007 TV Movie)
45 min | Documentary, Music, Mystery
Ever wonder why about 70% of the world's best trance music DJ's are Israeli? Can you envision why about 60,000 Israelis coming out of the army every year travel to Goa, India to wind down ... See full summary »
Director: Shruti Bhardwaj
32. The Outside Woman (1921)
Newly married Dorothy Ralston exchanges her husband's Aztec idol, which she doesn't believe is worth anything, to a peddler for a silk shawl. Later she finds out that the Aztec idol is ... See full summary »
33. Awesome Lotus (1983)
90 min | Action, Comedy
The government calls one of its top agents out of retirement to battle an evil organization that is trying to put the silk industry out of business by using silkworms.
34. Surprising Vietnam (2008)
45 min | Documentary
From the rice paddies and small canals of the southern Mekong Delta to the tribal villages of the northern and central highlands to the bustle of its modern cities, Vietnam is a surprise and a delight.
36. Mechanix Illustrated Series 2, No. 3 (1939)
Approved | 10 min | Documentary, Short, History
This third entry of the 1940-41 production season deals with a new chemical substance which can be manufactured to take the place of silk in clothes. A third segment deals with election ... See full summary »
40. For Your Convenience (1939)
Approved | 9 min | Short, Comedy
The short has four seemingly unconnected sections, except that a certain conveniences for the user are involved. In "Bowery Beautician", a beautician shows how he hides a hideous black eye ... See full summary »
Planet Earth (2006)
TV-G | 48 min | Documentary
The Earth's large, deep calcareous caves are virtually inaccessible and therefore barely explored - requiring expert diving where flooded. Some of its wildlife is as strange and specific as... See full summary »
Adventures from the Book of Virtues (1996– )
TV-Y7 | Animation, Family, Fantasy
Annie and Zach are saddened to see some families in town don't have any heat or warm clothes for the cold winter, and wish someone could help. Plato explains how anyone can make a ... See full summary »
Adventures from the Book of Virtues (1996– )
TV-Y7 | Animation, Family, Fantasy
Annie is delighted to win the class presidency, but upon receiving it is pressed by her classmates to make what will be extreme, controversial changes and believes their proclamations that ... See full summary »
Nova (1974– )
Making Stuff: Stronger
TV-PG | 54 min | Documentary, Biography
David Pogue hosts this examination of what makes material strong. He looks at the underlying material science behind steel, Kevlar, glass, chalk, carbon nanotubes, and spiderwebs.
Terra X - Rätsel alter Weltkulturen (1982– )
Palmyra - Entdeckung aus dem Weltall
Modern satellites allowed archaeologist to locate the ruins of ancient Palmyra in present Syria. The oasis's position on major caravan routes enabled the great city of Baal to become a rich... See full summary »
EastEnders (1985– )
Scorched Silk and Other Delights
TV-PG | 29 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
Everyone is concerned about Mark. Mark and Ethel find out just how bad Nick can be. Dr Legg talks to DS Rich about Nick and some local problems, but finds that DS Rich has bigger concerns.