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What's in a Name

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Drama Comedy Rated: 7+ (PG)20121h 49mOn: Free Services Kanopy Country: Belgium 

Vincent, a wealthy real estate agent, is invited to dinner by his sister Elizabeth and her husband Peter, both professors in Paris. Claude, a childhood friend and trombonist in a symphony orchestra, is also present. Vincent brings news from the prenatal examination of his and his wife Anna's unborn son. The name chosen by the soon-to-be parents strongly offends the others for many reasons. The dispute between the guests quickly escalates and before long the resurgence of old grudges and hidden secrets is unavoidable ...What's in a Name featuring Patrick Bruel and Valérie Benguigui is streaming with subscription on Kanopy, free on Tubi, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 4 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (15,853 votes).

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Alexandre de La Patellière


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Available to watch free online (Tubi).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Kanopy).

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Available to rent or buy from $0.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#7,613 Ranked Movie

#1005 Ranked in Movies on Kanopy

#2580 Ranked in Comedy Movies

#4873 Ranked in Drama Movies

What's in a Name has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (15,853 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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