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the_DT
ultimate_JJ
match_NN
up_RP
between_IN
good_JJ
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evil_JJ
,_,
"_"
the_DT
untouchables_NNS
"_"
is_BEZ
an_DT
excellent_JJ
movie_NN
because_CS
it_PP
looks_VBZ
deeper_JJR
into_IN
an_DT
already_RB
examined_VBN
rivalry_NN
._.
based_VBN
on_IN
the_DT
1959_CD
television_NN
show_VB
of_IN
the_DT
same_DT
title_NN
,_,
"_"
the_DT
untouchables_NNS
"_"
may_MD
be_BE
an_DT
exaggeration_NN
of_IN
the_DT
real_JJ
life_NN
events_NNS
that_CS
took_VBD
place_NN
,_,
but_CC
it_PP
fits_VBZ
together_RB
perfectly_RB
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some_DT
beautifully_RB
filmed_VBN
action_NN
sequences_NNS
,_,
some_DT
excellent_JJ
acting_NN
,_,
a_DT
memorable_JJ
score_NN
,_,
and_CC
a_DT
clever_JJ
script_NN
._.
the_DT
film_NN
takes_VBZ
place_NN
in_IN
chicago_NP
during_IN
the_DT
prohibition_NN
era_NN
where_CS
mobsters_NNS
led_VBN
by_IN
the_DT
ruthless_JJ
al_NP
capone_NN
run_NN
an_DT
underground_JJ
market_NN
of_IN
liquor_NN
to_IN
the_DT
demanding_JJ
public_NN
._.
elliot_NP
ness_NP
and_CC
a_DT
small_JJ
force_NN
of_IN
men_NNS
known_VBN
as_IN
the_DT
untouchables_NNS
attempt_NN
the_DT
impossible_JJ
by_IN
trying_VBG
to_IN
stop_NN
capone_PN
and_CC
trying_JJ
to_IN
maintain_VB
peace_NN
and_CC
order_NN
._.
however_RB
,_,
as_CS
ness_NP
soon_RB
learns_VBZ
,_,
in_IN
order_NN
to_IN
stabilize_JJ
peace_NN
,_,
you_PP
have_HV
to_TO
bend_VB
a_DT
few_DT
laws_NNS
._.
the_DT
fact_NN
that_CS
capone_PN
is_BEZ
evil_JJ
is_BEZ
very_RB
apparent_JJ
from_IN
the_DT
first_OD
few_DT
scenes_NNS
._.
the_DT
film_NN
begins_VBZ
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capone_PN
,_,
played_VBD
perfectly_RB
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deniro_NP
,_,
declaring_VBG
that_CS
he_PP
is_BEZ
not_XNOT
a_DT
violent_JJ
man_NN
and_CC
he_PP
is_BEZ
a_DT
firm_NN
believer_NN
in_IN
following_JJ
all_RB
laws_NNS
._.
the_DT
film_NN
then_RB
quickly_RB
transfers_NNS
to_IN
the_DT
next_OD
scene_NN
in_IN
which_WDT
one_CD
of_IN
capone_PN
's_POS
men_NNS
bombs_NNS
a_DT
restaurant_NN
that_CS
contains_VBZ
many_DT
innocent_JJ
people_NN
including_IN
a_DT
little_JJ
girl_NN
._.
from_IN
this_DT
point_NN
we_PP
know_VB
capone_PN
is_BEZ
evil_JJ
,_,
not_XNOT
only_RB
because_CS
he_PP
kills_VBZ
without_IN
hesitation_NN
,_,
but_CC
also_RB
because_CS
he_PP
is_BEZ
a_DT
lying_NN
bastard_NN
._.
right_JJ
from_IN
the_DT
first_OD
five_CD
minutes_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
film_NN
,_,
de_NP
palma_???
has_HVZ
created_JJ
a_NN
hatred_NN
towards_IN
capone_PN
and_CC
he_PP
shows_VBZ
that_CS
this_DT
man_NN
must_MD
be_BE
brought_VBN
down_RP
at_IN
all_PDT
costs_NNS
._.
this_DT
developed_JJ
hatred_NN
is_BEZ
before_IN
the_DT
film_NN
's_POS
hero_NN
,_,
ness_NP
,_,
is_BEZ
even_RB
introduced_VBN
._.
i_PP
found_VBD
this_DT
approach_NN
to_IN
be_BE
very_JJ
clever_JJ
because_CS
in_IN
a_DT
small_JJ
duration_NN
of_IN
time_NN
there_EX
is_BEZ
a_DT
great_JJ
amount_NN
of_IN
admiration_NN
for_IN
ness_NP
and_CC
an_DT
equal_JJ
amount_NN
of_IN
hatred_NN
for_IN
capone_PN
._.
the_DT
film_NN
only_RB
gets_VBZ
better_JJR
from_IN
this_DT
point_NN
._.
with_IN
the_DT
formation_NN
of_IN
the_DT
untouchables_NNS
,_,
there_EX
is_BEZ
a_DT
group_NN
of_IN
men_NNS
wearing_VBG
long_JJ
,_,
dark_JJ
overcoats_NNS
and_CC
hats_NNS
._.
they_PP
walk_VB
in_IN
unison_NN
and_CC
they_PP
only_RB
look_VB
forward_RB
._.
as_CS
they_PP
walk_VB
down_RP
the_DT
streets_NNS
they_PP
are_BER
observed_VBN
and_CC
feared_VBD
by_IN
citizens_NNS
._.
holding_VBG
shot_NN
guns_NNS
and_CC
pistols_NNS
in_IN
their_PP$
hands_NNS
to_IN
stop_NN
criminals_NNS
,_,
this_DT
image_NN
of_IN
vigilantes_NNS
must_MD
have_HV
influenced_VBN
future_NN
films_NNS
._.
one_CD
that_DT
comes_VBZ
to_IN
mind_NN
is_BEZ
"_"
the_DT
matrix_NN
"_"
when_CS
neo_JJ
,_,
morpheus_NP
,_,
trinity_NP
,_,
and_CC
the_DT
rest_NN
of_IN
the_DT
gang_NN
first_OD
come_VB
into_IN
the_DT
virtual_JJ
world_NN
._.
wearing_VBG
more_DT
futuristic_JJ
outfits_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
same_DT
1930_CD
's_BEZ
style_NN
,_,
the_DT
similarities_NNS
between_IN
these_DT
two_CD
are_BER
countless_JJ
._.
"_"
the_DT
untouchables_NNS
"_"
has_HVZ
some_DT
of_IN
the_DT
hippest_NN
,_,
bravest_NN
heroes_NNS
in_IN
any_DT
action_NN
film_NN
._.
the_DT
four_CD
members_NNS
were_BED
the_DT
only_RB
ones_NNS
willing_JJ
to_IN
go_NN
against_IN
capone_PN
's_POS
army_NN
._.
each_DT
member_NN
of_IN
this_DT
special_JJ
group_NN
also_RB
had_HVD
their_PP$
own_DT
characteristics_NNS
that_CS
separated_VBN
them_PP
from_IN
others_NNS
._.
elliot_NP
ness_NP
,_,
played_VBD
with_IN
perfect_JJ
ingenuity_NN
by_IN
kevin_NP
costner_NN
,_,
is_BEZ
a_DT
character_NN
that_CS
surely_RB
grows_VBZ
during_IN
the_DT
course_NN
of_IN
the_DT
film_NN
._.
he_PP
begins_VBZ
as_CS
a_DT
man_NN
who_WP
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determined_VBN
to_IN
follow_VB
all_RB
laws_NNS
no_RB
matter_NN
how_WRB
unfair_JJ
they_PP
may_MD
be_BE
._.
however_RB
,_,
as_CS
the_DT
film_NN
develops_VBZ
so_RB
does_DOZ
ness_NP
._.
his_PP$
beliefs_NNS
involving_VBG
the_DT
law_NN
are_BER
shattered_VBN
when_CS
he_PP
realizes_VBZ
that_CS
those_DT
he_PP
trusted_VBD
are_BER
actually_RB
members_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
other_JJ
side_NN
._.
he_PP
also_RB
begins_VBZ
to_IN
lose_VB
his_PP$
stability_NN
when_CS
his_PP$
adversaries_NNS
begin_VB
to_IN
murder_NN
his_PP$
friends_NNS
._.
his_PP$
anger_NN
becomes_VBZ
so_RB
thunderous_JJ
that_CS
he_PP
can_MD
no_DT
longer_JJR
hold_NN
it_PP
in_IN
._.
sean_NP
connery_NN
,_,
who_WP
won_VBD
an_DT
academy_NN
award_NN
for_IN
best_JJS
supporting_JJ
actor_NN
in_IN
his_PP$
role_NN
,_,
plays_VBZ
malone_NP
,_,
an_DT
aging_JJ
cop_NN
who_WP
decides_VBZ
to_IN
make_NN
one_CD
final_JJ
run_NN
as_IN
a_DT
member_NN
of_IN
the_DT
untouchables_NNS
._.
malone_NP
acts_NNS
as_IN
a_DT
mentor_NN
to_IN
ness_NP
._.
he_PP
teaches_VBZ
him_PP
"_"
the_DT
chicago_NP
way_NN
"_"
to_IN
do_DO
things_NNS
;_;
when_CS
they_PP
attack_VB
with_IN
a_DT
knife_NN
,_,
you_PP
attack_VB
with_IN
a_DT
gun_NN
._.
connery_NN
plays_VBZ
his_PP$
character_NN
with_IN
the_DT
exact_JJ
amount_NN
of_IN
wit_NN
and_CC
experience_NN
needed_VBD
._.
andy_NP
garcia_NP
does_DOZ
a_DT
wonderful_JJ
job_NN
as_IN
george_NP
stone_NN
,_,
a_DT
young_JJ
man_NN
who_WP
is_BEZ
just_RB
becoming_VBG
a_DT
police_NNS
officer_NN
._.
as_CS
ness_NP
grows_VBZ
,_,
he_PP
begins_VBZ
to_IN
teach_VB
stone_NN
some_DT
valuable_JJ
lessons_NNS
that_CS
malone_NP
once_RB
taught_VBN
him_PP
._.
charles_NP
martin_NP
smith_NP
is_BEZ
also_RB
fantastic_JJ
as_CS
the_DT
final_JJ
member_NN
who_WP
attempts_NNS
to_TO
use_VB
an_DT
income_NN
tax_NN
offense_NN
against_IN
capone_PN
._.
smith_NP
is_BEZ
perfect_JJ
for_IN
his_PP$
role_NN
as_IN
he_PP
adds_VBZ
some_DT
valuable_JJ
comic_NN
relief_NN
to_IN
the_DT
film_NN
._.
the_DT
action_NN
scenes_NNS
are_BER
also_RB
some_DT
of_IN
the_DT
most_DT
beautifully_RB
choreographed_VBN
i_PP
have_HV
ever_RB
seen_VBN
._.
also_RB
very_RB
similar_JJ
to_IN
"_"
the_DT
matrix_NN
,_,
"_"
they_PP
are_BER
exciting_JJ
and_CC
intense_JJ
._.
>from_NN
a_DT
western-like_NN
battle_NN
to_IN
the_DT
famous_JJ
confrontation_NN
at_IN
the_DT
train_NN
station_NN
steps_NNS
,_,
the_DT
scenes_NNS
are_BER
well_RB
thought_VBN
out_RP
and_CC
well_RB
executed_VBN
._.
the_DT
score_NN
during_IN
these_DT
scenes_NNS
ingeniously_RB
adds_VBZ
to_IN
the_DT
excitement_NN
._.
its_PP$
pounding_NN
drum_NN
beats_VBZ
act_NN
as_IN
a_DT
rhythm_NN
for_IN
the_DT
actors_NNS
._.
the_DT
combination_NN
of_IN
image_NN
and_CC
music_NN
is_BEZ
very_RB
impressive_JJ
and_CC
also_RB
very_RB
effective_JJ
._.
although_CS
the_DT
real_JJ
life_NN
untouchables_NNS
may_MD
have_HV
been_BEN
excessively_RB
glorified_JJ
,_,
this_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
pure_JJ
entertainment_NN
and_CC
contains_VBZ
a_DT
unique_JJ
blend_NN
of_IN
great_JJ
acting_JJ
,_,
great_JJ
directing_VBG
,_,
and_CC
great_JJ
action_NN
._.
some_DT
scenes_NNS
(_(
capone_PN
and_CC
the_DT
baseball_NN
bat_NN
,_,
the_DT
train_NN
station_NN
)_)
have_HV
stuck_VBN
in_IN
my_PP$
mind_NN
for_IN
years_NNS
and_CC
seeing_VBG
them_PP
again_RB
will_MD
only_RB
make_VB
them_PP
more_DT
vivid_JJ
._.
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