Re: Sources and Potential Sources for and of the Giant
Originally Posted by ti'esar
The most common modern usage of MacGuffin is simply any object that's central to the plot, regardless of whether it's actually "interchangeable" or not.
I don't think the Gates are Hitchcockian MacGuffins, for instance.
I have no doubt that the gates exist as MacGuffins, but are they becoming Double
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