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How is Slumdog an Indian Movie?

Congratulations to the team of Slumdog Millionaire for winning eight Academy Awards. Well, with all the hype that was built leading up to the Oscars, I think everyone expected it. Good job, but I don’t understand why Anil Kapoor is jumping up and down. Yesterday, he was calling it an Indian movie, because “it was about the Indian people and had Indian people in it”. Unless Anil Kapoor was doing some behind-the-scenes planning and direction while the movie was being made, something that the movie watching world is not aware of, Anil Kapoor didn’t have a lot to do with the movie. His role in the movie, where he plays the host of “Who Wants to be a Millionaire” and asks a few questions of the film’s protagonist, would have been described as a “guest appearance”, if he had such a role in a Hindi movie.