Golden Globe before the Golden Statuette?

For 25 years, India has thirsted for an Academy Award™ also known as the Oscar™. Some really dumb movies (Shankar‘s Jeans, for one; Paheli for another) have been sent out of hope more than conviction. But is Slumdog Millionaire, which won four Golden Globe awards today, including for the soundtrack by A.R. Rahman, going to do the trick?

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