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The Namesake


A couple coming to terms with living in a new culture discover their troubles are compounded by their son in this drama from filmmaker [[Performer~P103995~Mira Nair~miranair]]. Ashoke ([[Performer~P296601~Irfan Khan~irfankhan]]) and Ashima ([[Performer~P226474~Tabu~tabu]]) are a young couple who are brought together in an arranged marriage and soon leave Calcutta to seek their fortune in America. As the couple becomes accustomed to one another, they learn to deal with the coolness and superficiality of...more Critics


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… more than decent.

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82 out of 100 Metascore®

Universal acclaim

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For Families


OK for kids 14+

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