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if_CS
you're_???
the_DT
type_NN
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person_NN
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disneyland_NP
,_,
you're_???
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to_TO
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for_IN
red_JJ
october_NP
._.
you'll_???
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film_NN
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you_PP
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,_,
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you're_???
a_DT
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,_,
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,_,
die_VB
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._.
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fact_NN
,_,
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the_DT
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them_PP
._.
the_DT
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an_DT
epic_JJ
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,_,
adapted_VBN
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tom_NP
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's_POS
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selling_NN
novel_NN
._.
set_NN
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an_DT
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glasnost_NN
,_,
the_DT
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a_DT
top-secret_JJ
soviet_JJ
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,_,
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october_NP
._.
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nuclear_JJ
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,_,
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silent_JJ
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escape_VB
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detection_NN
._.
the_DT
red_JJ
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embarks_VBZ
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its_PP$
maiden_NN
voyage_NN
under_IN
the_DT
command_NN
of_IN
captain_NN
marko_???
ramius_NP
,_,
played_VBD
by_IN
sean_NP
connery_NN
._.
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just_RB
to_IN
test_NN
the_DT
submarine_JJ
,_,
but_CC
he_PP
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._.
he_PP
takes_VBZ
the_DT
sub_NN
and_CC
its_PP$
crew_NN
and_CC
disappears_VBZ
into_IN
the_DT
atlantic_NP
ocean_NN
._.
is_BEZ
he_PP
planning_NN
to_IN
start_NN
world_NN
war_NN
iii_CD
?_?
cia_NP
analyst_NN
jack_NP
ryan_NP
doesn't_DOZ
think_VB
so_RB
;_;
he_PP
's_BEZ
convinced_JJ
that_CS
ramius_NP
plans_NNS
to_IN
defect_NN
to_IN
the_DT
u_NN
._.
s_NN
._.
ryan_NP
,_,
played_VBD
by_IN
alec_NP
baldwin_NP
,_,
is_BEZ
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prove_VB
his_PP$
theory_NN
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the_DT
missing_JJ
sub_NN
._.
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the_DT
hunt_NN
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october_NP
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paper_NN
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,_,
but_CC
the_DT
performances_NNS
,_,
thankfully_RB
,_,
are_BER
rock_NN
solid_JJ
._.
baldwin_NP
and_CC
connery_NN
anchor_NN
the_DT
film_NN
with_IN
their_PP$
customary_JJ
vigor_NP
._.
sam_NP
neil_NP
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a_DT
sturdy_JJ
performance_NN
as_IN
connery_NN
's_POS
somber_NN
first_OD
officer_NN
._.
it_PP
's_BEZ
ironic_JJ
to_TO
see_VB
neil_NP
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connery_NN
playing_VBG
russians_NNS
,_,
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they_PP
are_BER
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their_PP$
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british_JJ
agents_NNS
,_,
connery_NN
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james_NP
bond_NN
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neil_NP
as_IN
reilly_RB
,_,
"_"
ace_NN
of_IN
spies_NNS
._.
"_"
the_DT
large_JJ
cast_NN
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scott_NP
glenn_NP
,_,
james_NP
earl_NN
jones_NP
,_,
tim_NP
curry_NP
,_,
and_CC
joss_???
ackland_NN
,_,
plus_IN
richard_NP
jordan_NP
as_IN
the_DT
smooth_JJ
u_NN
._.
s_NN
._.
national_JJ
security_NN
adviser_NN
._.
the_DT
special_JJ
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remarkable_JJ
,_,
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more_DT
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anything_PN
,_,
the_DT
hunt_NN
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is_BEZ
distinguished_JJ
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its_PP$
water-tight_NN
plot_NN
._.
screenwriters_NNS
larry_NP
ferguson_NP
and_CC
donald_NP
stewart_NP
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gracefully_RB
navigated_VBD
red_JJ
october_NP
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a_DT
story_NN
line_NN
full_JJ
of_IN
twists_NNS
and_CC
turns_VBZ
._.
they_PP
keep_VB
us_PP
involved_JJ
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the_DT
action_NN
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unveiling_VBG
plot_NN
strands_NNS
at_IN
just_RB
the_DT
right_NN
moment_NN
._.
the_DT
movie_NN
doesn't_DOZ
get_VB
as_CS
sweaty_JJ
or_CC
breathless_JJ
as_IN
die_FW
hard_RB
,_,
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it_PP
would_MD
rather_RB
tell_VB
a_DT
good_JJ
story_NN
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hit_VBD
you_PP
over_IN
the_DT
head_NN
with_IN
non-stop_JJ
action_NN
._.
the_DT
finale_NN
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rousing_VBG
and_CC
suspenseful_JJ
,_,
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essentially_RB
,_,
the_DT
hunt_NN
for_IN
red_JJ
october_NP
is_BEZ
a_DT
superior_JJ
potboiler_NN
._.
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