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The Resource The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present ; a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; a Mira Nair film ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (videorecording)

The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present ; a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; a Mira Nair film ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (videorecording)

Label
The namesake
Title
The namesake
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present ; a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; a Mira Nair film ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
The son of Indian immigrants born in America wants to fit in with fellow New Yorkers, but his family is unwilling to let go of their traditional ways
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Cataloging source
GP4
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Frederick Elmes ; editor, Allyson Johnson ; music, Nitin Sawhney
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13, for sexuality/nudity, a scene of drug use, some disturbing images and brief language
Language note
In English or Spanish with optional subtitles in English, Spanish and French; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Kal Penn, Jacinda Barrett, Irfan Khan, Zuleikha Robinson, Tabu, Sahira Nair
Runtime
122
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present ; a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; a Mira Nair film ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (videorecording)
Label
The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present ; a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; a Mira Nair film ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Special features include director commentary, deleted scenes, anatomy of The namesake, in character with Kal Penn; Kolkata love poem, photography as inspiration, theatrical trailer
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543456087
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)182540467
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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