The plot element
escapes becoming extraneous, but only by making a reappearance that is both predictable and superficially handled.
A satisfying plot element
, not mentioned in the text, is also illustrated at the end.
For while the frame's history, topography, and societal problems match those of Serbia and its neighbors, its invented place-names (Saribor, Brejevina), blurred designations (the City/Belgrade, "our side"/Serbs), and a central plot element
(the "diggers," Orthodox guests of Natalia's elderly host in Catholic Brejevina who hope to disinter and properly bury a distant cousin killed during in the war) suggest a hidden, deeper truth--the folk culture shared by "her side" and their former countrymen--that Natalia finds only by following the tales, for which the frame creates the context.
A plot element
in a film is often called a Macbeth or a MacGuffin?
As a reader, I found this plot element
hard to swallow (pun intended).
To give an example of the kind of thing Ellroy does, he will introduce a plot element
that you think will take the whole movie to resolve--and then he'll resolve it in some unexpected way in the very next scene.
Rick's side business of running a cat video aggregator site initially appears as a strangely dated plot device but becomes a skillfully integrated means for injecting reflection, humor, and, eventually, a crucial plot element
While researching a plot element
about abalone poaching, he contacted the DFG and learned about the Special Operations Unit, which targets commercial poachers.
The death-with-dignity plot element
is not actively explored, and there is a cameo appearance by a research facility.
While there are a few occasions when the "meaning" dictates a particular plot element
, Stengl manages to create a story that lends itself very well to religious interpretations rather than writing a purely Christian allegory.
Some of the fans may have already read some of the leaks about "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," but the new leaks from the movie give more details about a familiar plot element
from the movie.
Just about every plot element
in "Rise" is identical to that in "Van" the First.