"A frontpage headline in the Times of India trumpeted "RAH RAH RAHMAN" [for composer A.R. Rahman] while a parade of Bollywood stars attending the Thursday night premiere in Mumbai rejoiced that the celebrated songwriter was earning international accolades," the Washington Post reports.
But not all Indians are happy with the film, as protesters say the title is offensive.
Despite your thoughts on Slumdog, it is definitely bringing some attention to India and its entertainment community.
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