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The namesake videorecordingFox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present ; a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; produced by Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay by Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair.

By: Nair,Mira.
Contributor(s): Pilcher, Lydia Dean [pro] | Nair, Mira [pro, drt] | Taraporevala, Sooni, 1957- [aus] | Penn, Kal, 1977- [act] | Tabu, 1970 Nov. 4- [act] | Khan, Irfan [act] | Barrett, Jacinda [act] | Robinson, Zuleikha, 1977- [act] | Elmes, Frederick [cng] | Johnson, Allyson C, 1959- [edt] | Sawhney, Nitin, 1964- [cmp] | Lahiri, Jhumpa. Namesake | Fox Searchlight Pictures [pro] | Entertainment Farm (Firm) [pro] | UTV Motion Pictures (India) [pro] | Mirabai Films (Firm) [pro] | Cine Mosaic (Firm) [pro] | Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc [pbl].
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment c2007Edition: Widescreen format (1.85:1).Description: 1 videodisc (122 min.) sd., col 4 3/4 in.Uniform titles: Namesake (Motion picture) Subject(s): East Indians -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama | East Indian Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama | Immigrants -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama | Man-woman relationships -- Drama | Families -- DramaGenre/Form: Feature films. | Fiction films. | Films for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.4372
Contents:
The American-born son of Indian immigrants feels pulled between his ethnic heritage and his desire to assimilate, especially after becoming involved with two very different women.
Production Credits: Director of photography, Frederick Elmes ; editor, Allyson C. Johnson ; music by Nitin Sawhney.
Cast: Kal Penn, Tabu, Irrfan Khan, Jacinda Barrett, Zuleikha Robinson.Summary: The American-born son of Indian immigrants feels pulled between his ethnic heritage and his desire to assimilate, especially after becoming involved with two very different women.
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Based on the novel: The namesake / by Jhumpa Lahiri.

Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006.

Special features (53 min.): optional audio commentary by Nair; 3 deleted scenes, with optional audio commentary by Nair (3 min. total); "The anatomy of 'The namesake'" a class taught by Nair at Columbia University's School of the Arts' Film Division (32 min.); "In character with Kal Penn" (4 min.); "Kolkata love poem" montage (4 min.); "Photography as inspiration" featurette (8 min.); theatrical trailer (2 min.).

The American-born son of Indian immigrants feels pulled between his ethnic heritage and his desire to assimilate, especially after becoming involved with two very different women.

Director of photography, Frederick Elmes ; editor, Allyson C. Johnson ; music by Nitin Sawhney.

Kal Penn, Tabu, Irrfan Khan, Jacinda Barrett, Zuleikha Robinson.

The American-born son of Indian immigrants feels pulled between his ethnic heritage and his desire to assimilate, especially after becoming involved with two very different women.

MPAA rating: PG-13, for sexuality/nudity, a scene of drug use, some disturbing images and brief language.

DVD, region 1: Dolby 5.1 surround in English, Dolby surround in Spanish.

In English or dubbed Spanish; with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish.

Closed-captioned.

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