It now transpires that a gang of Keralites that looted a bank in Malappuram picked up the audacious idea from a Hindi movie. Assuming that the claim is true, does reel-life continue to influence real-life in Kerala even in this age and time? Please send your comments, a maximum of 300 words, by post, e-mail or by hand, to reach us by March 6. The postal address is The Hindu, First Floor, Shaaz Building, near Sarada Hospital, Kannur Road, Kozhikode- 673006.