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ec7fbeb @cathywu adding tagged data (using qtag)
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1 one_CD
2 of_IN
3 the_DT
4 most_DT
5 popular_JJ
6 subplots_NNS
7 in_IN
8 the_DT
9 entire_JJ
10 science_NN
11 fiction_NN
12 genre_NN
13 is_BEZ
14 time_NN
15 travel_NN
16 ._.
17 that_CS
18 concept_NN
19 ,_,
20 although_CS
21 many_DT
22 purists_NNS
23 doubt_VB
24 its_PP$
25 scientific_JJ
26 credentials_NNS
27 ,_,
28 spawned_VBD
29 many_DT
30 interesting_JJ
31 novels_NNS
32 ,_,
33 comic_NN
34 books_NNS
35 and_CC
36 films_NNS
37 in_IN
38 the_DT
39 last_OD
40 century_NN
41 ._.
42 however_RB
43 ,_,
44 the_DT
45 big_JJ
46 grand-daddy_JJ
47 of_IN
48 time_NN
49 travels_NNS
50 ,_,
51 h_NN
52 ._.
53 g_NN
54 ._.
55 wells_NP
56 '_"
57 novel_NN
58 the_DT
59 time_NN
60 machine_NN
61 ,_,
62 wasn't_BEDZ
63 written_VBN
64 with_IN
65 the_DT
66 intention_NN
67 to_IN
68 speculate_VB
69 about_IN
70 that_DT
71 concept_NN
72 or_CC
73 its_PP$
74 consequences_NNS
75 ._.
76 the_DT
77 author_NN
78 ,_,
79 h_NN
80 ._.
81 g_NN
82 ._.
83 wells_NP
84 merely_RB
85 used_VBN
86 it_PP
87 as_IN
88 a_DT
89 convenient_JJ
90 way_NN
91 to_IN
92 express_NN
93 his_PP$
94 socialist_JJ
95 views_NNS
96 and_CC
97 condemn_VB
98 the_DT
99 great_JJ
100 social_JJ
101 gap_NN
102 between_IN
103 the_DT
104 rich_JJ
105 ,_,
106 idle_JJ
107 capitalist_JJ
108 class_NN
109 and_CC
110 impoverished_JJ
111 labour_NN
112 ._.
113 whatever_WDT
114 intentions_NNS
115 wells_NNS
116 had_HVD
117 ,_,
118 the_DT
119 future_NN
120 generations_NNS
121 of_IN
122 readers_NNS
123 were_BED
124 less_RBR
125 impressed_VBN
126 by_IN
127 his_PP$
128 political_JJ
129 messages_NNS
130 ._.
131 instead_RB
132 they_PP
133 were_BED
134 fascinated_JJ
135 by_IN
136 the_DT
137 idea_NN
138 that_CS
139 the_DT
140 strange_JJ
141 new_JJ
142 worlds_NNS
143 could_MD
144 be_BE
145 explored_VBN
146 without_IN
147 traveling_VBG
148 trough_NN
149 space_NN
150 ._.
151 the_DT
152 novel_NN
153 became_VBD
154 one_CD
155 of_IN
156 great_JJ
157 classics_NNS
158 of_IN
159 science_NN
160 fiction_NN
161 genre_NN
162 and_CC
163 it_PP
164 natural_JJ
165 for_IN
166 filmmakers_NNS
167 to_IN
168 use_NN
169 it_PP
170 as_CS
171 inspiration_NN
172 ._.
173 first_OD
174 of_IN
175 them_PP
176 was_BEDZ
177 george_NP
178 pal_NN
179 ,_,
180 who_WP
181 in_IN
182 1960_CD
183 directed_JJ
184 film_NN
185 which_WDT
186 would_MD
187 ,_,
188 through_IN
189 the_DT
190 years_NNS
191 ,_,
192 become_VB
193 genre_NN
194 classic_JJ
195 of_IN
196 its_PP$
197 own_DT
198 ._.
199 the_DT
200 plot_NN
201 revolves_VBZ
202 about_IN
203 george_NP
204 (_(
205 rod_NN
206 taylor_NP
207 )_)
208 ,_,
209 victorian_JJ
210 scientist_NN
211 who_WP
212 discovered_VBD
213 the_DT
214 way_NN
215 to_IN
216 travel_NN
217 through_IN
218 the_DT
219 fourth_OD
220 dimension_NN
221 -_-
222 time_NN
223 ._.
224 at_IN
225 the_DT
226 eve_NN
227 of_IN
228 the_DT
229 new_JJ
230 20th_CD
231 century_NN
232 ,_,
233 george_NP
234 gathers_VBZ
235 his_PP$
236 friends_NNS
237 in_IN
238 order_NN
239 to_IN
240 present_JJ
241 them_PP
242 his_PP$
243 invention_NN
244 -_-
245 machine_NN
246 that_CS
247 would_MD
248 enable_VB
249 him_PP
250 to_IN
251 travel_NN
252 through_IN
253 time_NN
254 ._.
255 they_PP
256 are_BER
257 skeptical_JJ
258 ,_,
259 but_CC
260 that_CS
261 doesn't_DOZ
262 prevent_VB
263 george_NP
264 from_IN
265 carrying_VBG
266 out_RP
267 his_PP$
268 plan_NN
269 and_CC
270 traveling_VBG
271 into_IN
272 the_DT
273 future_NN
274 ._.
275 at_IN
276 first_OD
277 ,_,
278 he_PP
279 travels_VBZ
280 slowly_RB
281 ,_,
282 seeing_VBG
283 london_NP
284 as_IN
285 it_PP
286 changes_NNS
287 through_IN
288 the_DT
289 years_NNS
290 and_CC
291 three_CD
292 world_NN
293 wars_NNS
294 ._.
295 finally_RB
296 ,_,
297 after_IN
298 witnessing_VBG
299 world_NN
300 war_NN
301 three_CD
302 ,_,
303 he_PP
304 travels_VBZ
305 far_RB
306 into_IN
307 the_DT
308 future_NN
309 ,_,
310 hoping_VBG
311 that_CS
312 he_PP
313 would_MD
314 cease_VB
315 to_IN
316 witness_NN
317 wars_NNS
318 and_CC
319 senseless_JJ
320 destructions_NNS
321 ._.
322 when_CS
323 he_PP
324 finally_RB
325 reaches_VBZ
326 year_NN
327 701_CD
328 ,_,
329 701_CD
330 ad_NN
331 ,_,
332 at_IN
333 first_OD
334 glance_NN
335 ,_,
336 new_JJ
337 world_NN
338 looks_VBZ
339 like_IN
340 utopia_NP
341 -_-
342 humanity_NN
343 consists_VBZ
344 of_IN
345 young_JJ
346 ,_,
347 beautiful_JJ
348 ,_,
349 but_CC
350 idle_JJ
351 eloi_???
352 ,_,
353 people_NN
354 who_NP
355 are_BER
356 fed_VBN
357 ,_,
358 clothed_VBN
359 and_CC
360 taken_VBN
361 care_VB
362 of_IN
363 by_IN
364 unseen_JJ
365 machines_NNS
366 ._.
367 but_CC
368 ,_,
369 weena_NP
370 (_(
371 yvette_NN
372 mimieux_NP
373 )_)
374 ,_,
375 eloi_???
376 woman_NN
377 ,_,
378 tells_VBZ
379 george_NP
380 about_IN
381 another_DT
382 side_NN
383 of_IN
384 the_DT
385 coin_NN
386 -_-
387 in_IN
388 the_DT
389 night_NN
390 ,_,
391 her_PP$
392 people_NN
393 is_BEZ
394 preyed_VBN
395 upon_IN
396 by_IN
397 morlocs_???
398 ,_,
399 humanoid_NN
400 creatures_NNS
401 from_IN
402 the_DT
403 underworld_NN
404 ._.
405 the_DT
406 time_NN
407 machine_NN
408 became_VBD
409 the_DT
410 cinematic_JJ
411 classic_JJ
412 for_IN
413 the_DT
414 very_RB
415 same_DT
416 reason_NN
417 the_DT
418 novel_NN
419 became_VBD
420 the_DT
421 classic_JJ
422 in_IN
423 science_NN
424 fiction_NN
425 literature_NN
426 -_-
427 the_DT
428 fantastic_JJ
429 concept_NN
430 was_BEDZ
431 a_DT
432 brilliant_JJ
433 way_NN
434 for_IN
435 the_DT
436 authors_NNS
437 to_IN
438 talk_NN
439 about_IN
440 burning_JJ
441 issues_NNS
442 and_CC
443 fears_NNS
444 of_IN
445 their_PP$
446 respective_JJ
447 times_NNS
448 ._.
449 for_IN
450 h_NN
451 ._.
452 g_NN
453 ._.
454 wells_NP
455 it_PP
456 was_BEDZ
457 frightening_JJ
458 threat_NN
459 of_IN
460 class_NN
461 struggle_NN
462 ;_;
463 for_IN
464 george_NP
465 pal_NN
466 and_CC
467 his_PP$
468 screenwriter_NN
469 david_NP
470 duncan_NP
471 ,_,
472 who_WP
473 produced_VBD
474 the_DT
475 film_NN
476 in_IN
477 the_DT
478 worst_JJS
479 days_NNS
480 of_IN
481 the_DT
482 cold_JJ
483 war_NN
484 ,_,
485 it_PP
486 was_BEDZ
487 the_DT
488 constant_JJ
489 and_CC
490 more_DT
491 imminent_JJ
492 threat_NN
493 of_IN
494 nuclear_JJ
495 holocaust_NP
496 ,_,
497 underlined_VBD
498 with_IN
499 the_DT
500 negative_JJ
501 references_NNS
502 to_IN
503 war_NN
504 throughout_IN
505 the_DT
506 movie_NN
507 ._.
508 even_RB
509 the_DT
510 modern_JJ
511 audience_NN
512 ,_,
513 which_WDT
514 would_MD
515 be_BE
516 tempted_VBN
517 to_IN
518 discard_VB
519 the_DT
520 film_NN
521 as_IN
522 old-fashioned_JJ
523 ,_,
524 could_MD
525 find_VB
526 some_DT
527 values_NNS
528 in_IN
529 its_PP$
530 universal_JJ
531 messages_NNS
532 ,_,
533 fit_VB
534 for_IN
535 each_DT
536 era_NN
537 ._.
538 compared_VBN
539 with_IN
540 the_DT
541 genre_NN
542 films_NNS
543 of_IN
544 today_RB
545 ,_,
546 the_DT
547 time_NN
548 machine_NN
549 is_BEZ
550 even_RB
551 better_JJR
552 ,_,
553 and_CC
554 could_MD
555 serve_VB
556 as_IN
557 a_DT
558 good_JJ
559 example_NN
560 how_WRB
561 to_TO
562 make_VB
563 intelligent_JJ
564 ,_,
565 thought-provoking_VBG
566 films_NNS
567 ._.
568 of_IN
569 course_NN
570 ,_,
571 since_CS
572 this_DT
573 is_BEZ
574 hollywood_NP
575 product_NN
576 after_IN
577 all_PDT
578 ,_,
579 the_DT
580 time_NN
581 machine_NN
582 delivers_VBZ
583 such_DT
584 concepts_NNS
585 in_IN
586 the_DT
587 form_NN
588 of_IN
589 classic_JJ
590 adventure_NN
591 ,_,
592 sometimes_RB
593 sacrificing_VBG
594 plausibility_NN
595 for_IN
596 the_DT
597 sake_NN
598 of_IN
599 attractiveness_NN
600 ._.
601 for_IN
602 example_NN
603 ,_,
604 it_PP
605 is_BEZ
606 hard_JJ
607 to_TO
608 imagine_VB
609 that_DT
610 someone_PN
611 would_MD
612 be_BE
613 able_JJ
614 to_TO
615 understand_VB
616 perfect_JJ
617 english_JJ
618 million_NN
619 years_NNS
620 in_IN
621 future_NN
622 ;_;
623 same_DT
624 is_BEZ
625 with_IN
626 morlocs_???
627 degenerating_VBG
628 into_IN
629 mutant_NN
630 monsters_NNS
631 ,_,
632 while_CS
633 eloi_???
634 remain_VB
635 undistinguished_JJ
636 from_IN
637 the_DT
638 people_NN
639 of_IN
640 today_RB
641 ._.
642 some_DT
643 of_IN
644 the_DT
645 final_JJ
646 scenes_NNS
647 ,_,
648 that_CS
649 turn_NN
650 victorian_JJ
651 scientist_NN
652 into_IN
653 an_DT
654 action_NN
655 superhero_NP
656 ,_,
657 are_BER
658 also_RB
659 rather_RB
660 unconvincing_JJ
661 ._.
662 but_CC
663 ,_,
664 on_IN
665 the_DT
666 other_JJ
667 hand_NN
668 ,_,
669 the_DT
670 film_NN
671 is_BEZ
672 very_RB
673 well_RB
674 directed_VBN
675 ,_,
676 cleverly_RB
677 paced_VBD
678 and_CC
679 the_DT
680 special_JJ
681 effects_NNS
682 ,_,
683 although_CS
684 definitely_RB
685 old-fashioned_JJ
686 ,_,
687 are_BER
688 more_DT
689 than_CS
690 adequate_JJ
691 for_IN
692 this_DT
693 kind_NN
694 of_IN
695 picture_NN
696 ._.
697 the_DT
698 acting_JJ
699 is_BEZ
700 good_JJ
701 ,_,
702 with_IN
703 rod_NN
704 taylor_NP
705 in_IN
706 one_CD
707 of_IN
708 his_PP$
709 most_DT
710 remembered_VBD
711 roles_NNS
712 ,_,
713 while_CS
714 in_IN
715 the_DT
716 same_DT
717 time_NN
718 alan_NP
719 young_JJ
720 brings_VBZ
721 rather_RB
722 memorable_JJ
723 performance_NN
724 as_IN
725 george_NP
726 's_POS
727 trusted_JJ
728 friend_NN
729 filby_NN
730 ._.
731 yvette_NN
732 mimieux_NP
733 ,_,
734 who_WP
735 plays_VBZ
736 weena_NNS
737 ,_,
738 on_IN
739 the_DT
740 other_JJ
741 hand_NN
742 ,_,
743 would_MD
744 be_BE
745 remembered_VBN
746 more_DT
747 by_IN
748 her_PP$
749 looks_NNS
750 than_CS
751 by_IN
752 the_DT
753 complexity_NN
754 of_IN
755 her_PP$
756 role_NN
757 ._.
758 however_RB
759 ,_,
760 despite_IN
761 all_PDT
762 those_DT
763 flaws_NNS
764 ,_,
765 the_DT
766 time_NN
767 machine_NN
768 is_BEZ
769 a_DT
770 very_RB
771 good_JJ
772 piece_NN
773 of_IN
774 cinema_NN
775 ,_,
776 something_PN
777 that_CS
778 connoisseurs_NNS
779 of_IN
780 quality_NN
781 science-fiction_NP
782 films_NNS
783 sorely_RB
784 miss_NN
785 these_DT
786 days_NNS
787 ._.
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