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The Resource The namesake, producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (videorecording)

The namesake, producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (videorecording)

Label
The namesake
Title
The namesake
Statement of responsibility
producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
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
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
Audio in English or Spanish ; subtitles in English, French or Spanish ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Kal Penn, Jacinda Barrett, Irfan Khan, Zuleikha Robinson, Tabu
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1977-
  • 1977-
  • 1970 November 4-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Penn, Kal
  • Khan, Irfan
  • Robinson, Zuleikha
  • Tabu
  • Lahiri, Jhumpa
  • Nair, Mira
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
122
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • East Indians
  • Immigrants
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The namesake, producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the book by Jhumpa Lahiri
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Title in Bengali on container and disc.
  • Based on the book the The namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri.
  • DVD release of a 2006 motion picture.
  • Special features: The anatomy of The namesake - the making, In character with Kal Penn, Music video "Kolkata love poem", audio commentary by Mira Nair, Deleted scenes.
  • Release date 11/27/07.
Other control number
024543456131
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)181592485
  • 1525859
  • 2664660
  • 2806499
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The namesake, producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Based on the book by Jhumpa Lahiri
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Title in Bengali on container and disc.
  • Based on the book the The namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri.
  • DVD release of a 2006 motion picture.
  • Special features: The anatomy of The namesake - the making, In character with Kal Penn, Music video "Kolkata love poem", audio commentary by Mira Nair, Deleted scenes.
  • Release date 11/27/07.
Other control number
024543456131
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)181592485
  • 1525859
  • 2664660
  • 2806499
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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