Muslims finally get someone to root for

Contributed photoCAMBRIDGE, MASS — The 100 or so young couples, college students, middle-aged parents and grandmothers in headscarves that packed a movie theater could have been mistaken for an audience in Mumbai, Lahore or other South Asian city.

They had come to see “My Name is Khan,” a new Bollywood film that has shattered box office records in India and is now making a respectable showing in the United States.

The film features dramatic plot twists and sensitive social subjects, but throughout pounds home a tolerant message that the main character learned from his mother: There are two kinds of people in the world, the good guys and the bad guys.

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