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"_"
a_DT
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apart_RB
"_"
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._.
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._.
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a_DT
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._.
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._.
"_"
a_DT
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"_"
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movie_NN
,_,
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._.
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hauer_NN
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boothe_VB
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,_,
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._.
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many_DT
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._.
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example_NN
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the_DT
film_NN
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shooting_NN
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"_"
his_PP$
"_"
birds_NNS
._.
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,_,
the_DT
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come_VB
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revenge_NN
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people_NN
,_,
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hauer_NN
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them_PP
._.
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have_HV
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the_DT
police_NNS
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that_DT
point_NN
._.
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silly_JJ
love-triangle_JJ
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develops_VBZ
._.
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care_NN
one_CD
way_NN
or_CC
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other_JJ
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up_RP
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turner_NP
._.
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was_BEDZ
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finding_VBG
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two_CD
men_NNS
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be_BE
victorious_JJ
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their_PP$
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missions_NNS
._.
however_RB
,_,
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,_,
turner_NP
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life_NN
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money_NN
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birds_NNS
._.
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hauer_NN
,_,
he_PP
's_BEZ
an_DT
actor_NN
i've_???
always_RB
admired_VBN
._.
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has_HVZ
a_DT
penchant_NN
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picking_VBG
strange_JJ
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unusual_JJ
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._.
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this_DT
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is_BEZ
no_DT
exception_NN
._.
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riding_VBG
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his_PP$
island_NN
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a_DT
white_JJ
horse_NN
,_,
wearing_VBG
pirate_NN
's_POS
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,_,
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holstering_VBG
a_DT
cross-bow_NN
._.
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all_PDT
his_PP$
eccentric_JJ
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,_,
though_CS
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hauer_NN
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let_VBN
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human_JJ
side_NN
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his_PP$
character_NN
shine_NN
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._.
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example_NN
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turner_NP
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her_PP$
son_NN
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island_NN
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._.
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crazy_JJ
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,_,
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._.
soon_RB
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find_VB
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vietnam_NP
vet_NN
,_,
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actions_NNS
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fairly_RB
clear_JJ
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us_PP
._.
"_"
a_DT
breed_NN
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"_"
isn't_BEZ
a_DT
great_JJ
movie_NN
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any_DT
means_NN
,_,
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it_PP
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three_CD
leads_NNS
,_,
and_CC
it_PP
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for_IN
that_DT
reason_NN
alone_RB
._.
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