Films That Inspired Commit Crimes:
Bollywood is a mish-mash of magic woven to transport the audience into a new world. The real becomes reel and vice versa. Real-life stories that have inspired Bollywood to immortalize them into movies. Many times films that inspired people to commit crimes in real life and create a make-believe world for themselves have also transpired.
Darr released in the year 1993. Love certainly does make the world go round, but when people commit crimes in real life inspired by movies it does induce untold fear. The movie inspired many to break loose and stalk their victims.
2. Oye Lucky Lucky Oye
Oye Lucky Lucky Oye released in the year 2008 and saw many a criminal get inspired to commit crimes in true movie style. Stealing cars using techniques and technology as shown in the movie was an eye-opener.
Dhoom released in the year 2004 and was an action thriller. The movie inspired robbers to loot a bank by digging their way through the floor. The movie saw many followers who brought reel to real life.
4. Special 26
Special 26 released in the year 2013. It was inspired by a true incident itself. But the aftermath of the movie saw conmen dressed as special agents trying to fleece people of their money by making fraudulent raids.
5. Khosla Ka Ghosla
Khosla Ka Ghosla released in the year 2006. Made as a comedy, the movie truly inspired some to take recourse to fraudulent means and acquire property to their names.
6. Bunty Aur Babli
Bunty Aur Babli released in 2005 and proved to be a blessing in disguise for many a criminal mind who sought inspiration from the movie and looted wads of money from people.
8. Munnabhai MBBS
Munnabhai MBBS released in the year 2003 and was made in a light vein. However, the movie also inspired many to appear for entrance exams on behalf of the actual aspirant.
9. Shootout at Lokhandwala
Shootout at Lokhandwala released in the year 2007 and was itself based on the 1991 shootout at the Lokhandwala complex. The movie inspired a few to kidnap another for ransom.
Drishyam released in 2015 and was a wakeup call for many to be aware of what is going on around you. The movie also inspired one man in Delhi to murder a man and later dispose of the body at the dam.
Numerous films inspired people to commit crimes in real life like Vaastav, Bombay to Goa, Dhoom 2, Dolly Ki Doli, and others. An unfortunate and sad mixup of Reel and real!!