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Book Review: The Marriage Plot
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Book Review: The Marriage Plot

The “marriage plot” is a common literary [and now film] device wherein the storyline is developed around courtship rituals.  Two people are perfect for each other only they can’t see it because a) there’s a love triangle (“27 Dresses”), b) religious/political differences (“My Big Fat Greek Wedding”) or c) other “insurmountable” obstacle (“Monster-in-Law”).  In the end, … Continue reading