10 popular films that led the people to the real crimes
Often different incredible stories become the basis for a feature film, but it happens and vice versa - the motion picture becomes so colorful and convincing that the audience trying to put her story to life, with often unbalanced the fans imitate no positive characters, and the most that neither is a notorious scum and bastards.
Directors and actors can consider this the best proof of his talent, because if the hero of the film, even if it is negative, became a role model, then reel of film has touched, what is called "the quick", but we should not forget that, unlike the cinema, everything in life It does not always end the proverbial happy ending. Your attention - ten films that have become a reality.
1. "The Town" ( "The Town", 2010)
Crime drama Ben Affleck tells the story of the robbers, who with your friends successfully gutting banks and collectors, has not yet fallen in love with one of the random witnesses to his "work." Of course, the lover tries to return the ardent "Gentlemen of Fortune" on the right path - and this is based the plot of the movie.
However, not all interested in the ups and downs of romantic relationships the characters of Ben Affleck and Rebecca Hall - a group of men from New York liked more clearly described in the film subtlety and cunning technology robbing banks.
The gang committed 62 robbery, stealing a total of $ 217,000. Criminals have used some techniques borrowed from masterwork Affleck - de-energize the bank's building, that staff can not call for backup, put on miner's headlamps to navigate in the absence of light, and destroyed samples of their DNA with bleach. It did not help them to avoid responsibility: All members of the group were arrested, and they are charged under several articles, so it is unlikely that these fans blockbusters get off a little time. As they police themselves reported that the robbery of their "inspired", "City of Thieves."
2. "Project X: Dorval" ( "Project X", 2012)
Surely the creators of the youth comedy "Project X: Dorval" did not anticipate that the plot of the film will serve as a role model for many American teenagers. If you have not watched this movie, here its essence in a few words: a group of young people to have a party while the parents are away. Gradually the holiday went out of control and eventually turned into a real orgy of shooting, drug and fire.
After the film's release in several states recorded an increase in juvenile crime, and quite often young offenders staged something like a remake of his "Project" - they got into the abandoned house and staged there dens where hiding from their parents for several days.
As a result, these "parties" dramatic escalation of vandalism, the detention of adolescents in a state alcohol or drugs, many young people have been injured by careless handling of a firearm, and a few people even died. The problem got so acute that the film company "Warner Brothers" was forced to make an official statement, urging young people not to imitate the heroes of the picture.
3. "The Scream" ( "Scream", 1996)
has already become a classic Wes Craven thriller at the time of release was a real sensation. The film you probably know at least in general terms (eg, skits like "Scary Movie"). The story of the killer in a mask excited (and still dominates) all fans of the horror genre, among which come across are not quite adequate.
One of the killed 15-year-old Allison Kembir, Thierry himself at that time was 24 years old the most famous imitators Ghost face became Belgian Thierry Zharaden that in November of 2001. The young man offered the girl to meet, and after she refused, went into the next room, wearing the famous mask and took two large kitchen knives. He struck Allison 30 beats (as in the first scene of the film), and after making sure that the girl was dead, called the police and confessed to everything. During interrogations, Thierry argued that long wanted to recreate this famous movie scene than put law and order ministers to a standstill - there are no problems with the law and mental condition before the guy has not been noticed, but he was talking about the murder calmly.
4. "Fight Club" ( "Fight Club", 1999)
masterpiece film adaptation of the famous novel by Chuck Palahniuk like almost everyone, not least thanks to the bright and talented directing by David Fincher. World "Fight Club" show them so convincing and attractive that many desperate children inspired by the ideas of Tyler Durden decided to organize the "Project" Defeat "".
In 2009, the year when the United States has one of the most important national holidays - Memorial Day (dedicated to the memory of American soldiers killed in any armed conflict, celebrated on the last Monday in May), in several parts of the New York bombings. Apparently, the terrorists in imitation of the heroes of the film, staged a symbolic destruction of corporate buildings, which they regarded as the main culprit for the citizens of oppression. Organizer explosions was soon found - they turned out to be a kind of expected Kyle Shaw, a member of the local branch of "Fight Club", which appeared in the world after the film's release.
5. "Money Train" ( "Money Train", 1995)
The film about the adventures of two stepbrothers robber was pretty cool received by critics, but has found a ready response in the hearts of the audience. In one of the episodes the robber tried to burn alive witnesses of crime, pouring petrol on it. In the story, he manages to escape safely, but everything in life often consists not so well for the victim. Shortly after the release of "Train" a few similar cases have been reported in the rent: in one of them a young man to give away his money, doused with 50-year-old clerk lighter fluid and set fire. A few weeks later the man died in the hospital - burns accounted for more than 75% of the body. In a short time there were seven more such incidents, which triggered a new wave of applications of citizens and representatives of public organizations, angered by an abundance of violence on the screen.
6. "Saw: The game of survival" ( "Saw", 2004)
The psychopath John Kramer aka Designer Pila (English Jigsaw.) - one of the brightest kinozlodeev recently. According to the franchise concept, Kramer not only kills his victims - he invents ingenious traps and snares to give participants in these brutal "games" the opportunity to recognize and correct their mistakes in life, and thus be saved. According to John, people will kill themselves if they do not have the will to live.
mad inventor's ideas became a real revelation for two teenagers from the American town of Salt Lake City: The mother of one of them once accidentally overheard her son with a friend discussing the abduction and murder of several people plans. Two of the conspirators of 15 and 14 years have developed an elaborate operation in the style of the movie Saw to kill a few people who, they believed, prevent them to live - one of them was a police officer and two minor girls. Investigators said the boys, even purchased a camera and video recorder, to record their "game".
In Tennessee, the plot of "Saw" has inspired a bad joke of two teenage girls: they are using voice mail sent to 52-year-old woman a message, in which he said that the house is tucked away her friend, and threatened to release a toxic gas that will kill both. When the victim of a cruel joke listening to a message, past her house held a funeral procession, and the woman was so frightened that he suffered a stroke. Fortunately, the police were able to calculate quickly enough "joker", so they probably explained quickly than dangerous such jokes.
7. "fiery whirlwind" ( "Backdraft", 1991)
An exciting films about the fight against the fire of the United States with a serial arsonist, undoubtedly inspired the audience at the pride of the workers of fire protection and contributed to the growth of civil (and human) self-consciousness. One viewer was so impressed with the heroic characters of the film that desperately aspired to be like them - at least that is what he said the police detained him.
Sleeping at his girlfriend, the young man waited until all asleep, and then threw the chair of a small fire. Unfortunately for the latter-day hero blockbusters households rather quickly smelled of smoke and put it out without the participation of the hapless arsonist.
8. "Interview with the Vampire" ( "Interview with the Vampire", 1994)
Daniel Sterling and his 8-year-old girlfriend Lisa Stellwagen evening of November 17, 1994, the year passed the time watching another "vampire" thriller. At three o'clock in the morning Lisa woke from what felt to her someone was watching. Next to the bed, she found Daniel, who said: "Today You Die. I will kill you and drink your blood. " The girl apparently thought it was a dream, because it turned over and, as if nothing had happened, went to sleep again, and Daniel, meanwhile, struck her seven wounds and tried to drink blood.
Inexplicably, but the girl did not leave the bed at once, and did not raise the noise - "vampire" was able to escape from the scene of the attack. Bloodsucker was detained, and he explained that in no way blames the film, although he admitted that watching "Interview" had some influence on his criminal intent. Later, Daniel was convicted of attempted murder with extreme rigidity.
9. "Rambo: First Blood" ( "First Blood", 1982)
The film follows the adventures of a veteran of the Vietnam War with Sylvester Stallone has long since become a cult film for many generations of viewers. Many boys imitated John Rambo, but only a few, as adults, have decided to break the law for the sake of the ideals of childhood.
After some time after the release of militants in the rental man, dressed in a camouflage suit and a red bandanna on his head, was shot and killed by Canadian police while resisting arrest for the murder of a police officer. Shortly thereafter, in one of the ravines near Toronto, was found 18-year-old young man with his face painted camouflage paint and in uniform. Around the same time, a man was found in the province of Ontario, which is two weeks he lived in the woods, shooting a slingshot at random passers-by, "partisans" well prepared for the "operation" and even obzavolsya army gear, but otherwise showed all the signs of insanity .
10. "The Dark Knight" ( "The Dark Knight", 2008)
Many were shocked story of mass murder at the premiere of Christopher Nolan's blockbuster "The Dark Knight Rises": James Holmes, one of the crazy fans of comics of Batman, killed 12 people, and then said: "I - the Joker!". However, this is not the only crime committed too impressionable fans of this dark fantasy universe.
In 2010, the residents of Wisconsin was sentenced to one year in prison after he broke into the house of his cousin, and attacked him. The man suspected his ex-girlfriend is sleeping with his cousin, and when the jealous husband in a suit of the main antagonist of Batman, Joker, climbed into the house, the worst suspicions were confirmed - he caught his ex-girlfriend in bed in his brother, which provoked violent outbursts. But it is unlikely such a tricky and unpredictable character as the Joker, has become so banal revenge and primitive way. He probably would have been more liking story that happened in 2009, the year in Indiana: a local school pupil attacked teacher with a razor blade in his hand, and before that she take time off in the bathroom and made her make-up, just repeating famous smile Joker .