Hope, freedom, democracy; Democracy, hope, freedom.
He’s got a clippy delivery, hasn’t he. I don’t think it’s going to take long for that to become rather annoying.
We got out of the way of it all and went to see Slumdog Millionaire, a highly improbable and sentimental Mumbai-set fairy story that’s up for all the Oscars and everything. It’s brilliantly shot with a soundtrack that adds a lot, sharp performances all round, a big Bollywood-type dance production after the credits, and features a very pretty girl. I think that’s one definition of a goodish film.