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Drama Independent Rated: 13+ (PG-13)20062h 2mOn: Rent or Buy Only Tags: Based on Books Female Director Adaptation Country: India 

American-born Gogol, the son of Indian immigrants, wants to fit in among his fellow New Yorkers, despite his family's unwillingness to let go of their traditional ways.The Namesake featuring Kal Penn and Tabu is available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, available for rent or purchase on Prime Video, and 3 others. It's a drama and independent movie with a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 86% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (18,945 votes).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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#3,536 Ranked Movie

#75 Ranked in Independent Movies

#186 Ranked in Female Director Movies

#382 Ranked in Based on Books Movies

The Namesake has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 86% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (18,945 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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