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it_PP
's_BEZ
a_DT
fact_NN
that_CS
a_DT
good_JJ
thriller_NN
or_CC
action_NN
movie_NN
doesn't_DOZ
need_VB
violence_NN
to_IN
be_BE
good_JJ
or_CC
worth_IN
watching_VBG
._.
all_PDT
it_PP
takes_VBZ
is_BEZ
potential_JJ
violence_NN
to_IN
make_VB
the_DT
audience_NN
bite_NN
their_PP$
nails_NNS
._.
and_CC
what_WDT
kind_NN
of_IN
violence_NN
could_MD
be_BE
more_DT
efficient_JJ
than_CS
a_DT
global_JJ
thermo-nuclear_JJ
war_NN
?_?
and_CC
potential_NN
violence_NN
is_BEZ
the_DT
premiss_NP
wargames_NNS
is_BEZ
built_VBN
upon_IN
._.
a_DT
computer_NN
whiz-kid_???
,_,
david_NP
,_,
is_BEZ
usually_RB
contended_VBN
with_IN
hacking_VBG
into_IN
the_DT
school_NN
computer_NN
to_IN
change_NN
his_PP$
grades_NNS
._.
but_CC
after_IN
having_HVG
read_VBN
an_DT
advertisment_NN
for_IN
an_DT
upcoming_NN
computer_NN
game_NN
,_,
he_PP
wants_VBZ
to_IN
be_BE
the_DT
first_OD
to_IN
play_NN
it_PP
._.
instead_RB
of_IN
getting_VBG
into_IN
the_DT
computer_NN
at_IN
protovision_NP
software_NN
he_PP
accidentally_RB
comes_VBZ
to_IN
the_DT
frontgate_JJ
of_IN
norad_NP
._.
with_IN
the_DT
help_NN
of_IN
jennifer_NN
,_,
a_DT
girl_NN
in_IN
his_PP$
biology_NN
class_NN
,_,
he_PP
starts_VBZ
to_IN
play_NN
a_DT
nice_JJ
game_NN
of_IN
nuclear_JJ
war_NN
with_IN
wopr_???
,_,
war_NN
operation_NN
plan_NN
response_NN
(_(
a_DT
top-notch_NN
computer_NN
at_IN
the_DT
time_NN
,_,
but_CC
now_RB
hardly_RB
faster_RBR
than_CS
my_PP$
own_DT
computer_NN
)_)
i_PP
remember_VB
being_BEG
12_CD
and_CC
watching_VBG
this_DT
at_IN
the_DT
cinema_NN
._.
it_PP
was_BEDZ
very_RB
efficent_JJ
at_IN
giving_VBG
you_PP
a_DT
scare_NN
in_IN
those_DT
days_NNS
and_CC
that_DT
hasn't_HVZ
changed_VBN
._.
of_IN
course_NN
,_,
a_DT
nuclear_JJ
war_NN
seemed_VBD
to_TO
be_BE
much_DT
more_DT
of_IN
something_PN
that_CS
could_MD
actually_RB
happen_VB
back_RP
in_IN
1983_CD
._.
i_PP
wouldn't_MD
be_BE
surprised_JJ
if_CS
this_DT
gave_VBD
people_NN
nightmares_NNS
._.
i_PP
hope_VB
it_PP
still_RB
does_DOZ
since_IN
you_PP
still_RB
hear_VB
about_IN
school_NN
kids_NNS
hacking_VBG
into_IN
the_DT
computers_NNS
at_IN
pentagon_NP
._.
broderick_NP
and_CC
sheedy_NN
are_BER
just_RB
fine_JJ
as_CS
the_DT
young_JJ
teenagers_NNS
(_(
although_CS
her_PP
interest_NN
in_IN
david_NP
remains_VBZ
a_DT
mystery_NN
)_)
._.
but_CC
the_DT
rest_NN
of_IN
the_DT
actors_NNS
are_BER
,_,
by_IN
no_DT
fault_NN
of_IN
their_PP$
own_DT
,_,
restricted_VBN
by_IN
the_DT
script_NN
to_IN
play_NN
one-dimensional_JJ
grownups_NNS
._.
david_NP
's_POS
parents_NNS
are_BER
the_DT
same_DT
kind_NN
of_IN
parents_NNS
that_CS
populate_VB
all_PDT
these_DT
college_NN
comedies_NNS
from_IN
the_DT
1980s_CD
,_,
movies_NNS
like_IN
secret_JJ
admirer_NN
,_,
porky_JJ
's_POS
or_CC
zapped_VBD
and_CC
the_DT
norad_NP
general_JJ
beringer_NN
is_BEZ
straight_RB
out_RP
of_IN
dr_NN
._.
strangelove_VB
._.
if_CS
for_IN
no_DT
other_JJ
reason_NN
,_,
you_PP
should_MD
see_VB
this_DT
movie_NN
to_IN
enjoy_VB
how_WRB
far_RB
the_DT
computer_NN
technology_NN
has_HVZ
gone_VBN
since_CS
those_DT
days_NNS
._.
david_NP
uses_VBZ
the_DT
same_DT
telephone_NN
for_IN
calling_VBG
friends_NNS
as_IN
calling_VBG
other_JJ
computers_NNS
._.
the_DT
modem_NN
is_BEZ
some_DT
kind_NN
of_IN
device_NN
that_CS
he_PP
puts_VBZ
the_DT
headset_NN
on_IN
._.
far_RB
from_IN
any_DT
2400_CD
modem_NN
my_PP$
guess_NN
is_BEZ
that_CS
it_PP
's_BEZ
some_DT
kind_NN
of_IN
2400_CD
bps_???
modem_NN
,_,
the_DT
kind_NN
of_IN
technology_NN
you_PP
now_RB
find_VB
at_IN
your_PP$
local_JJ
technical_JJ
museum_NN
._.
the_DT
big_JJ
computer_NN
at_IN
norad_NP
has_HVZ
a_DT
lot_NN
of_IN
flashing_VBG
lights_NNS
(_(
just_RB
like_IN
those_DT
you_PP
see_VB
on_IN
star_NN
trek_???
or_CC
any_DT
old_JJ
sf-movie_NP
)_)
but_CC
it_PP
's_BEZ
hardly_RB
impressing_VBG
compared_VBD
with_IN
what_WDT
you_PP
can_MD
get_VB
today_RB
._.
what_WDT
are_BER
the_DT
lessons_NNS
we_PP
can_MD
learn_VB
from_IN
wargames_NNS
?_?
1_CD
._.
make_VB
sure_JJ
there_EX
are_BER
no_DT
secret_JJ
backdoors_NNS
into_IN
military_JJ
computers_NNS
._.
2_CD
._.
thank_VB
you_PP
,_,
whoever_WP
it_PP
was_BEDZ
,_,
for_IN
giving_VBG
us_PP
a_DT
graphical_JJ
user_NN
interface_NN
when_CS
we_PP
use_VB
our_PP$
computers_NNS
!_!
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