Based on Jhumpa Lahiri's book of the same name, Namesake is not just a story about Indian immigrants in the US but it also explores relationships between a parent and child.
Director Vipul Amrutlal Shah's Namaste London, which was mired in controversy over Katrina Kaif wearing a short skirt while shooting inside Ajmer Dargah, releases today. Akshay Kumar and Upen Patel are the male leads in the film.
The film focuses on Indians living in London and the director claims that watching the film will gives a clear perspective of whether Indian values should surrender to western culture.
The critically-acclaimed Little Miss Sunshine finally hits Indian cinemas. It is a story of a little girl Olive who has a dream — to win the little miss sunshine contest.
Besides bagging an Oscar for the Best Original Screenplay, the 'dysfunctional family on a road trip' film also won an Academy award in the best supporting actor category.
Mira Nair's much-talked about film Namesake, which has been doing the rounds at film festivals abroad for some time now, is finally out at Indian theatres. The film stars Tabu, Irfaan Khan and Kal Penn.