Slumdog does something that a lot of Bollywood has stopped doing. It tells a story, no matter how unbelievably fantastic, that's set in the slums. Slums and village India have long disappeared from six-pack Bollywood.
On Oscar night some of us had the big dilemma. The Indians were rooting for Slumdog Millionaire. The gays were rooting for Milk. Where did that leave the gay Indians?