The Namesake

Also Known As

Adas ( Turkey ), El buen nombre ( Argentina / Spain ), Idegen név ( Hungary ), Il destino nel nome - The namesake ( Italy ), Imiennik ( Poland ), Nome de Família ( Brazil ), O Bom Nome ( Portugal ), The namesake - kaima ( Finland ), The Namesake - Zwei Welten, Eine Reise ( Germany ), The Namesake ( Greece ), Un nom pour un autre ( France )


The Namesake

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Kal Penn




Irfan Khan


Jacinda Barrett



While traveling by train to visit his grandfather in Jamshedpur, Calcutta born, Bengali-speaking Ashoke Ganguli meets with fellow-traveler, Ghosh, who impresses upon him to travel, while Ashoke is deep into a book authored by Nicholai Gogol. The train meets with an accident, and after recuperating, Ashoke re-locates to America, settles down, returns home in 1977 to get married to aspiring singer, Ashima, and returns home to New York. Shortly thereafter they become parents ... more

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