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Plot device of the week

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As if Hollywood doesn’t regurgitate enough, a wave of nausea is hitting screens. Ralph Fiennes ralphs in Strange Days, as do Elizabeth Berkley in Showgirls and actors in The Scarlet Letter, Mallrats, and Never Talk to Strangers. Here’s hoping this trend gets the heave-ho.