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an_DT
indian_JJ
runner_NN
was_BEDZ
more_DT
than_CS
a_DT
courier_NN
._.
he_PP
*_???
became_VBD
*_???
the_DT
message_NN
he_PP
was_BEDZ
carrying_VBG
._.
what_WDT
danger_NN
is_BEZ
a_DT
bear_NN
,_,
to_IN
a_DT
message_NN
?_?
i_PP
used_VBD
to_IN
think_NN
sean_NP
penn_???
was_BEDZ
an_DT
immature_JJ
,_,
arrogant_JJ
,_,
photographer-_???
punching_NN
,_,
madonna-marrying_VBG
,_,
loudmouth_NP
._.
but_CC
all_PDT
that_DT
has_HVZ
changed_VBN
now_RB
._.
the_DT
guy_NN
has_HVZ
grown_VBN
up_RP
._.
and_CC
that_CS
's_NNS
not_XNOT
all_PDT
._.
it_PP
seems_VBZ
that_CS
sean_NP
penn_???
has_HVZ
talents_NNS
both_RB
as_IN
a_DT
writer_NN
and_CC
a_DT
director_NN
,_,
if_CS
this_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
any_DT
indication_NN
._.
one_CD
might_NN
imagine_VB
a_DT
movie_NN
with_IN
plenty_PN
of_IN
ruthless_JJ
rage_NN
and_CC
showy_JJ
machismo_NP
,_,
given_VBN
penn_???
in_CD
charge_NN
of_IN
bronson_NN
and_CC
and_VB
hopper_NN
._.
but_CC
,_,
no_DT
._.
this_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
about_IN
a_DT
real_JJ
struggle_NN
,_,
and_CC
the_DT
victories_NNS
and_CC
defeats_NNS
are_BER
not_XNOT
simple_JJ
._.
penn_???
lets_VBZ
the_DT
story_NN
unfold_VB
at_IN
a_DT
pace_NN
dictated_VBN
by_IN
the_DT
lives_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
characters_NNS
,_,
without_IN
unnecessary_JJ
rush_NN
or_CC
flash_NN
._.
the_DT
focus_NN
of_IN
the_DT
story_NN
is_BEZ
two_CD
brothers_NNS
._.
david_NP
morse_NP
is_BEZ
the_DT
brother_NN
who_WP
has_HVZ
grown_VBN
up_RP
in_IN
the_DT
small_JJ
midwestern_NN
town_NN
in_IN
which_WDT
they_PP
were_BED
raised_VBN
,_,
tending_VBG
a_DT
failing_VBG
farm_NN
and_CC
finally_RB
becoming_VBG
a_DT
police_NNS
officer_NN
._.
viggo_???
mortensen_VBN
is_BEZ
the_DT
wild_JJ
brother_NN
,_,
whose_WP$
wild_JJ
behavior_JJ
seems_VBZ
to_TO
be_BE
a_DT
reaction_NN
to_IN
some_DT
ancient_JJ
pain_NN
that_CS
he_PP
can't_MD
name_NN
,_,
much_DT
less_RBR
resolve_VB
._.
the_DT
film_NN
picks_VBZ
the_DT
story_NN
up_RP
on_IN
the_DT
day_NN
when_CS
mortensen_NP
returns_NNS
from_IN
vietnam_NP
,_,
and_CC
morse_NP
coincidentally_RB
encounters_VBZ
an_DT
armed_JJ
youth_NN
fleeing_VBG
for_IN
the_DT
state_NN
line_NN
._.
it_PP
becomes_VBZ
clear_JJ
that_CS
some_DT
kind_NN
of_IN
conflict_NN
threatens_VBZ
the_DT
link_NN
that_CS
the_DT
brothers_NNS
once_RB
shared_VBN
._.
the_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
unobtrusive_JJ
,_,
simple_JJ
,_,
direct_JJ
,_,
plain_JJ
,_,
and_CC
sincere_JJ
._.
it_PP
isn't_BEZ
exactly_RB
perfect_JJ
,_,
but_CC
its_PP$
sincerity_NN
is_BEZ
well_RB
invested_VBN
in_IN
the_DT
struggle_NN
of_IN
the_DT
two_CD
brothers_NNS
to_IN
identify_VB
the_DT
sickness_NN
before_IN
it_PP
destroys_VBZ
them_PP
._.
life_NN
seems_VBZ
to_IN
move_NN
forward_RB
a_DT
little_JJ
faster_JJR
than_CS
they_PP
can_MD
get_VB
a_DT
handle_NN
on_IN
their_PP$
problems_NNS
._.
this_DT
is_BEZ
a_DT
good_JJ
film_NN
without_IN
big_JJ
budget_NN
sets_NNS
,_,
or_CC
big_JJ
name_NN
stars_NNS
pushed_VBD
into_IN
your_PP$
face_NN
._.
in_IN
fact_NN
,_,
i'm_???
reviewing_VBG
it_NN
because_CS
i_PP
suspect_VB
that_CS
it_PP
may_MD
not_XNOT
get_VB
much_DT
marketing_NN
._.
there_EX
were_BED
perhaps_RB
10_CD
others_NNS
at_IN
the_DT
showing_VBG
i_PP
saw_VBD
._.
i_PP
thought_VBD
the_DT
structure_NN
was_BEDZ
clean_JJ
and_CC
not_XNOT
oversimplified_VBN
,_,
though_CS
there_EX
are_BER
a_DT
few_DT
free-form_NN
sections_NNS
which_WDT
also_RB
work_VB
very_RB
well_RB
._.
the_DT
obligatory_NN
1960s_CD
music_NN
seemed_VBD
a_DT
little_JJ
cliche_NN
,_,
but_CC
what_WDT
are_BER
you_PP
going_VBG
to_IN
do--this_NP
movie_NN
*_???
does_DOZ
*_???
take_VB
place_NN
in_IN
the_DT
1960s_CD
after_IN
all_PDT
._.
in_IN
my_PP$
opinion_NN
,_,
it_PP
is_BEZ
worth_IN
full-price_NN
admission_NN
._.
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