Saturday, April 28, 2007

THE NAMESAKE

What does it mean to be an American family? In her most personal film to date, acclaimed director Mira Nair (Vanity Fair, Monsoon Wedding) brings to the screen a poignant and transporting version of Jhumpa Lahiri's best-selling novel.

A saga of the immigrant experience that captures the snap, crackle and pop of American life, along with the pounding pulse, emotional reticence, volcanic colors and cherished rituals of Indian culture,” says the Wall St. Journal

2 comments:

jill epstein said...

This movie was close to the novel but I recommend reading the book.....Acting was superb......

Anonymous said...

it was great!