9 Film Terms You Should Know, Film Companion
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9 Film Terms You Should Know, Film Companion

It is a plot device that drives the logic or action of the plot. It appears extremely important to the film characters, but often turns out to be insignificant. Director Alfred Hitchcock popularized the term in the 1930s. In Quentin Tarantino’s 1994 cult film Pulp Fiction, Vincent Vega (John Travolta) and Jules Winnfield (Samuel L. Jackson) are sent to retrieve a suitcase – however, we are never made aware of its contents.

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