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"_"
being_BEG
john_NP
malkovich_NP
"_"
is_BEZ
the_DT
type_NN
of_IN
film_NN
we_PP
need_VB
to_TO
see_VB
more_DT
._.
today_RB
's_POS
films_NNS
are_BER
either_RB
blockbusters_NNS
that_CS
entertain_VB
us_PP
with_IN
tiresome_JJ
formulas_NNS
,_,
or_CC
those_DT
that_CS
have_HV
similar_JJ
themes_NNS
._.
malkovich_NP
falls_VBZ
under_IN
none_PN
of_IN
these_DT
categories_NNS
,_,
and_CC
it_PP
's_BEZ
quite_RB
refreshing_JJ
to_IN
see_NN
that_CS
occur_VB
._.
this_DT
strangely_RB
provoking_VBG
story_NN
,_,
is_BEZ
actually_RB
somewhat_RB
understandable_JJ
._.
john_NP
cusack_NN
plays_VBZ
a_DT
puppeteer_NN
trying_VBG
to_IN
make_NN
it_PP
to_IN
the_DT
big_JJ
time_NN
._.
his_PP$
wife_NN
(_(
cameron_NP
diaz_???
)_(
supports_NNS
the_DT
both_RB
of_IN
them_PP
by_IN
working_VBG
at_IN
a_DT
petstore_IN
,_,
which_WDT
explains_VBZ
the_DT
obscure_JJ
pets_NNS
they_PP
keep_VB
in_IN
their_PP$
apartment_NN
._.
when_CS
cusack_NN
finally_RB
realizes_VBZ
he_PP
needs_VBZ
to_IN
get_VB
a_NP
job_NN
,_,
he_PP
finds_VBZ
an_DT
ad_NN
for_IN
a_DT
filing_NN
clerk_NN
._.
when_CS
he_PP
reaches_VBZ
the_DT
building_NN
,_,
he_PP
arrives_VBZ
at_IN
a_DT
2_CD
2_CD
/_SYM
2_CD
floor_NN
._.
it_PP
's_BEZ
there_RB
that_DT
he_PP
discovers_VBZ
a_DT
secret_JJ
portal_NN
that_CS
leads_VBZ
to_IN
being_BEG
john_NP
malkovich_NP
for_IN
15_CD
minutes_NNS
at_IN
a_DT
time_NN
._.
meanwhile_RB
,_,
cusack_NN
meets_VBZ
a_DT
business_NN
partner_NN
(_(
catherine_NP
keener_NN
)_)
,_,
in_IN
which_WDT
he_PP
falls_VBZ
madly_RB
in_IN
love_NN
with_IN
her_PP$
._.
the_DT
only_JJ
problem_NN
is_BEZ
,_,
she_PP
has_HVZ
no_DT
interest_NN
in_IN
him_PP
what_WDT
so_RB
ever_RB
._.
the_DT
whole_JJ
portal_NN
thing_NN
,_,
isn't_BEZ
just_RB
a_DT
toy_NN
,_,
in_IN
fact_NN
,_,
it_PP
becomes_VBZ
cusack_NN
's_POS
dream_NN
._.
being_BEG
inside_RB
malkovich_JJ
's_BEZ
mind_NN
,_,
gave_VBD
him_PP
the_DT
opportunity_NN
to_IN
basically_RB
control_NN
mlakovich_NP
,_,
like_IN
a_DT
puppet_NN
,_,
and_CC
to_IN
fulfill_NP
his_PP$
fantasies_NNS
._.
i_PP
don't_DO
want_VB
to_IN
give_VB
away_RB
too_RB
much_DT
,_,
but_CC
cusack_NN
becomes_VBZ
too_RB
attached_VBN
with_IN
his_PP$
discovery_NN
._.
in_IN
my_PP$
opinion_NN
,_,
this_DT
idea_NN
is_BEZ
absolutely_RB
brilliant_JJ
._.
it_PP
's_BEZ
really_RB
quite_RB
scary_JJ
to_IN
think_NN
that_CS
someone_PN
could_MD
become_VB
you_PP
,_,
control_NN
you_PP
,_,
be_BE
you_PP
._.
it_PP
makes_VBZ
you_PP
wonder_VB
why_WRB
we_PP
act_VB
like_IN
we_PP
do_DO
,_,
and_CC
why_WRB
sometimes_RB
we_PP
blurt_NN
out_RP
things_NNS
or_CC
act_NN
out_RP
something_PN
out_RP
of_IN
the_DT
blue_JJ
._.
even_RB
if_CS
the_DT
script_NN
is_BEZ
super_JJ
sharp_JJ
,_,
i_PP
can't_MD
help_VB
but_CC
find_VB
the_DT
ending_NN
displeasing_VBG
._.
it_PP
could_MD
have_HV
lead_NN
up_RP
to_IN
something_PN
more_DT
,_,
or_CC
at_IN
least_DT
an_DT
amusing_JJ
conclusion_NN
._.
it_PP
tried_VBD
to_IN
explain_VB
a_NP
mythology_NN
about_IN
the_DT
portals_NNS
,_,
that_CS
made_VBN
it_PP
seem_VB
rushed_VBN
._.
other_JJ
than_CS
that_DT
,_,
i_PP
had_HVD
a_DT
very_RB
enjoyable_JJ
time_NN
._.
the_DT
acting_JJ
was_BEDZ
quite_RB
delightful_JJ
as_CS
well_RB
._.
john_NP
cusack_NN
has_HVZ
finally_RB
been_BEN
given_VBN
a_DT
chance_NN
to_IN
prove_VB
his_PP$
ability_NN
,_,
and_CC
he_PP
does_DOZ
it_NN
well_JJ
._.
he_PP
's_BEZ
by_IN
far_RB
the_DT
most_DT
underrated_JJ
actor_NN
due_JJ
to_IN
a_DT
lack_NN
of_IN
popularity_NN
,_,
but_CC
i'm_???
hoping_VBG
that_DT
will_MD
change_VB
._.
cameron_NP
diaz_???
was_BEDZ
her_PP$
usual_JJ
charming_JJ
self_NN
,_,
although_CS
i_PP
felt_VBD
that_CS
part_NN
was_BEDZ
wrong_JJ
for_IN
her_PP$
,_,
but_CC
she_PP
pulled_VBD
it_PP
off_RP
._.
john_NP
malkovich_NP
himself_PPX
continues_VBZ
to_IN
creep_VB
out_RP
people_NN
with_IN
his_PP$
eerie_JJ
facial_JJ
expressions_NNS
and_CC
tone_NN
of_IN
voice_NN
._.
who_WP
else_RB
's_MD
mind_VB
would_MD
be_BE
better_JJR
to_TO
explore_VB
?_?
the_DT
director_NN
,_,
spike_NN
jonze_NN
,_,
who_WP
appeared_VBD
in_IN
last_OD
month_NN
's_POS
three_CD
kings_NNS
really_RB
catches_VBZ
my_PP$
attention_NN
with_IN
this_DT
project_NN
._.
i_PP
knew_VBD
he_PP
was_BEDZ
bizzare_NN
,_,
but_CC
not_XNOT
to_IN
this_DT
extreme_JJ
._.
he_PP
too_RB
is_BEZ
likely_JJ
too_RB
receive_VB
media_NN
attention_NN
._.
"_"
being_BEG
john_NP
malkovich_NP
"_"
isn't_BEZ
an_DT
excellent_JJ
film_NN
,_,
but_CC
it_PP
is_BEZ
definitly_RB
entertaining_JJ
and_CC
will_MD
eaisly_RB
become_VB
a_DT
cult_NN
favorite_IN
._.
what_WDT
's_BEZ
even_RB
better_JJR
is_BEZ
the_DT
film_NN
's_POS
puzzling_JJ
message_NN
._.
._.
._.
am_BE
i_CD
nick_NP
lyons_NP
?_?
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