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Old 01-28-2020, 07:54 AM
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Originally Posted by Dewey Finn View Post
Are you unfamiliar with the concept of a MacGuffin?
No. This is the whole point of this thread—to find out whether sending the soldiers overland is just a contrivance for the film, or if there is a plausible real-life reason why it might actually have been necessary.