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on_IN
seeing_VBG
the_DT
outrageous_JJ
previews_NNS
for_IN
bulworth_NP
one_CD
wonders_NNS
what_WDT
plot_VB
could_MD
possibly_RB
allow_VB
beatty_NP
get_VB
away_RB
with_IN
making_VBG
those_DT
statements_NNS
(_(
in_IN
case_NN
you_PP
missed_VBD
it_PP
,_,
warren_NP
beatty_NP
plays_VBZ
a_DT
politician_NN
on_IN
the_DT
campaign_NN
trail_NN
._.
he_PP
says_VBZ
to_IN
a_DT
black_JJ
congregation_NN
"_"
._.
._.
._.
if_NN
you_PP
can't_MD
cut_VB
down_RP
on_IN
malt_NN
liquor_NN
and_CC
chicken_NN
wings_NNS
and_CC
get_VB
behind_IN
someone_PN
other_JJ
than_CS
a_DT
running_JJ
back_NN
who_WP
stabs_NNS
his_PP$
wife_NN
,_,
you're_???
never_RB
gonna_NN
get_VB
rid_VB
of_IN
me_PP
._.
"_"
)_)
well_NN
,_,
there_EX
is_BEZ
such_DT
a_DT
plot_NN
,_,
and_CC
it_PP
works_VBZ
very_RB
well_RB
in_IN
this_DT
comedy_NN
._.
beatty_NP
plays_VBZ
jay_NN
billington_NP
bulworth_NP
,_,
a_DT
long-time_JJ
democratic_JJ
senator_NN
from_IN
california_NP
._.
the_DT
movie_NN
opens_VBZ
on_IN
a_DT
painfully_RB
repetitious_JJ
montage_NN
of_IN
bulworth_NP
's_POS
latest_JJS
commercials_NNS
condemning_VBG
affirmative_NN
action_NN
._.
the_DT
montage_NN
is_BEZ
ironically_RB
intercut_JJ
with_IN
pictures_NNS
of_IN
martin_NP
luther_NN
king_NN
and_CC
bulworth_NP
in_IN
his_PP$
youth_NN
working_VBG
with_IN
jack_NP
kennedy_NP
._.
when_CS
we_PP
finally_RB
lay_VBD
eyes_NNS
on_IN
bulworth_NP
he_PP
is_BEZ
morosely_RB
weeping_JJ
in_IN
front_NN
of_IN
his_PP$
tv_NN
,_,
having_HVG
gone_VBN
without_IN
food_NN
or_CC
sleep_NN
for_IN
days_NNS
._.
his_PP$
campaign_NN
is_BEZ
entering_VBG
the_DT
final_JJ
weekend_NN
before_IN
the_DT
primaries_NNS
but_CC
his_PP$
depression_NN
has_HVZ
sunk_VBN
in_IN
too_RB
far_RB
for_IN
him_PP
to_IN
care_NN
._.
first_OD
he_PP
calls_VBZ
a_DT
lobbyist_NN
from_IN
the_DT
insurance_NN
industry_NN
to_IN
get_VB
a_NP
bribe_VB
-_-
a_DT
$_???
10_CD
million_NN
life_NN
insurance_NN
policy_NN
in_IN
his_PP$
daughter_NN
's_POS
name_NN
._.
then_RB
he_PP
calls_VBZ
an_DT
associate_JJ
to_IN
arrange_VB
for_IN
his_PP$
own_DT
assassination_NN
._.
his_PP$
assistant_NN
murphy_NP
(_(
oliver_NP
platt_NP
)_)
is_BEZ
oblivious_JJ
to_TO
bulworth_RB
's_BEZ
suicidal_JJ
state_NN
and_CC
drags_NNS
him_PP
to_TO
his_PP$
speaking_JJ
engagements_NNS
._.
bulworth_NP
halfheartedly_RB
reads_VBZ
his_PP$
speech_NN
at_IN
an_DT
african-american_JJ
church_NN
,_,
then_RB
takes_VBZ
questions_NNS
from_IN
the_DT
audience_NN
._.
he_PP
is_BEZ
hit_VBN
hard_RB
with_IN
questions_NNS
about_IN
his_PP$
voting_NN
record_NN
._.
he_PP
had_HVD
promised_VBN
money_NN
to_IN
help_NN
rebuild_VB
the_DT
community_NN
after_IN
the_DT
riots_NNS
,_,
and_CC
it_PP
hasn't_HVZ
shown_VBN
up_RP
._.
since_CS
he_PP
's_BEZ
a_DT
dead_JJ
man_NN
anyway_RB
,_,
he_PP
figures_NNS
he'll_???
answer_NN
truthfully_NP
:_:
he_PP
and_CC
bill_NN
clinton_NP
and_CC
newt_???
gingrich_NN
came_VBD
to_TO
l_NN
._.
a_DT
._.
for_IN
the_DT
photo_NN
opportunity_NN
._.
they_PP
made_VBD
some_DT
promises_NNS
that_CS
improved_JJ
their_PP$
public_NN
image_NN
for_IN
a_DT
while_NN
,_,
and_CC
then_RB
counted_VBN
on_IN
the_DT
media_NN
and_CC
the_DT
public_JJ
to_IN
eventually_RB
forget_VB
about_IN
the_DT
promises_NNS
they_PP
made_VBD
._.
the_DT
shock_NN
and_CC
outrage_NN
from_IN
the_DT
congregation_NN
grows_VBZ
,_,
the_DT
questions_NNS
keep_VB
coming_VBG
,_,
and_CC
he_PP
keeps_VBZ
shooting_NN
back_NN
honest_JJ
,_,
if_CS
ugly_JJ
,_,
answers_NNS
._.
(_(
before_CS
i_PP
go_VB
further_RBR
,_,
i'd_???
like_JJ
to_TO
make_VB
a_DT
distinction_NN
that_CS
the_DT
denver_NP
post_NN
failed_VBD
to_TO
make_VB
,_,
and_CC
that_CS
is_BEZ
that_DT
characterizing_NN
african-americans_NNS
as_IN
malt-liquor_NN
drinking_NN
o_NN
._.
j_NN
._.
fans_NNS
is_BEZ
not_XNOT
part_NN
of_IN
bulworth_NP
's_POS
"_"
truth_NN
._.
"_"
that_CS
line_NN
is_BEZ
in_IN
the_DT
trailers_NNS
but_CC
it_PP
should_MD
not_XNOT
be_BE
praised_VBN
like_IN
the_DT
other_JJ
political_JJ
confessions_NNS
he_PP
makes_VBZ
in_IN
the_DT
movie_NN
._.
when_CS
the_DT
critics_NNS
praise_NN
beatty_NP
for_IN
speaking_VBG
the_DT
truth_NN
about_IN
politics_NN
,_,
this_DT
line_NN
is_BEZ
not_XNOT
what_WDT
they're_???
talking_NN
about_IN
._.
)_)
the_DT
experience_NN
is_BEZ
liberating_JJ
._.
with_IN
nothing_PN
left_VBD
to_IN
lose_VB
,_,
bulworth_NP
is_BEZ
no_DT
longer_JJR
restricted_JJ
to_TO
burping_JJ
generic_JJ
platitudes_NNS
out_RP
of_IN
both_RB
sides_NNS
of_IN
his_PP$
mouth_NN
._.
he_PP
can_MD
say_VB
whatever_WDT
he_PP
wants_VBZ
because_CS
he_PP
's_BEZ
going_VBG
to_TO
be_BE
dead_JJ
anyway_RB
._.
why_WRB
not_XNOT
tell_VB
the_DT
people_NN
the_DT
truth_NN
about_IN
being_BEG
a_DT
sleazy_NP
politician_NN
-_-
that_CS
he_PP
is_BEZ
bought_VBN
and_CC
paid_VBN
for_IN
by_IN
lobbyists_NNS
,_,
and_CC
that_CS
racism_NN
among_IN
the_DT
populace_NN
protects_VBZ
politicians_NNS
from_IN
being_BEG
the_DT
target_NN
of_IN
charges_NNS
of_IN
classism_NN
?_?
bulworth_NP
's_POS
candor_NN
wins_NNS
him_PP
three_CD
volunteers_NNS
from_IN
the_DT
church_NN
,_,
one_CD
of_IN
whom_WP
,_,
nikki_NP
(_(
halle_NP
barry_NP
)_)
,_,
he_PP
gets_VBZ
a_DT
crush_NN
on_IN
._.
he_PP
feels_VBZ
so_RB
good_JJ
afterwards_RB
that_CS
he_PP
actually_RB
eats_VBZ
something_PN
._.
chicken_NN
wings_NNS
,_,
appropriately_RB
enough_RB
._.
bulworth_NP
shows_VBZ
up_RP
late_JJ
for_IN
his_PP$
meeting_NN
with_IN
some_DT
movie_NN
studio_NN
executives_NNS
._.
when_CS
one_CD
of_IN
them_PP
asks_VBZ
where_CS
he_PP
stands_VBZ
on_IN
government_NN
regulation_NN
of_IN
movie_NN
and_CC
tv_NN
ratings_NNS
,_,
bulworth_NP
drifts_NNS
to_IN
the_DT
topic_NN
of_IN
the_DT
quality_NN
of_IN
filmed_JJ
entertainment_NN
._.
with_IN
so_RB
much_DT
money_NN
and_CC
so_RB
many_DT
talented_JJ
people_NN
working_VBG
so_RB
hard_JJ
,_,
he_PP
wonders_VBZ
,_,
why_WRB
can't_MD
hollywood_NP
make_VB
a_DT
quality_NN
product_NN
._.
(_)
you_PP
go_VB
,_,
warren_NP
!_!
)_)
when_CS
they_PP
become_VB
indignant_JJ
and_CC
ask_VB
why_WRB
he_PP
's_BEZ
talking_VBG
to_TO
them_PP
if_CS
he_PP
has_HVZ
such_DT
a_DT
low_JJ
opinion_NN
of_IN
their_PP$
product_NN
,_,
he_PP
callously_RB
admits_VBZ
that_CS
it_PP
's_BEZ
because_CS
they_PP
are_BER
rich_JJ
jews_NNS
._.
that_CS
night_NN
he_PP
drops_VBZ
the_DT
three_CD
african-american_JJ
volunteers_NNS
at_IN
their_PP$
nightclub_???
,_,
and_CC
he_PP
decides_VBZ
to_IN
go_NN
in_IN
with_IN
them_PP
._.
he_PP
stays_VBZ
up_RP
all_PDT
night_NN
drinking_NN
,_,
smoking_VBG
pot_NN
,_,
dancing_NN
,_,
falling_VBG
in_IN
love_NN
with_IN
nikki_NP
,_,
and_CC
learning_NN
to_IN
scratch_NN
turntables_NNS
and_CC
rap_NN
._.
the_DT
next_OD
day_NN
,_,
he_PP
shuns_NNS
his_PP$
prepared_JJ
speech_NN
and_CC
instead_RB
raps_VBZ
to_IN
the_DT
suit-and-tie_NN
fundraisers_NNS
._.
from_IN
then_RB
on_IN
,_,
at_IN
all_PDT
of_IN
his_PP$
political_JJ
appearances_NNS
,_,
he_PP
raps_VBZ
his_PP$
political_JJ
truth_NN
._.
his_PP$
rap_NN
is_BEZ
not_XNOT
bad_JJ
for_IN
a_DT
middle-aged_JJ
white_JJ
guy_NN
._.
he_PP
's_BEZ
not_XNOT
very_RB
good_JJ
,_,
but_CC
it_PP
is_BEZ
his_PP$
first_OD
try_VB
and_CC
at_IN
least_DT
he_PP
's_BEZ
not_XNOT
embarrassingly_RB
bad_JJ
._.
his_PP$
lobbyists_NNS
are_BER
not_XNOT
amused_JJ
,_,
but_CC
the_DT
rest_NN
of_IN
his_PP$
constituency_NN
seems_VBZ
to_IN
like_IN
the_DT
new_JJ
bulworth_NN
._.
eventually_RB
,_,
the_DT
movie_NN
's_POS
plot_NN
(_(
remember_VB
he_PP
hired_JJ
a_NN
hit_VBD
man_NN
?_?
)_)
overtakes_NP
the_DT
politics_NN
,_,
which_WDT
is_BEZ
too_RB
bad_JJ
._.
screen_NN
time_NN
is_BEZ
spent_VBN
with_IN
bulworth_NP
trying_VBG
to_IN
cancel_VB
the_DT
request_NN
for_IN
his_PP$
assassination_NN
while_CS
the_DT
hit_NN
man_NN
seems_VBZ
to_IN
be_BE
closing_JJ
in_IN
on_IN
him_PP
._.
there_RB
are_BER
even_RB
a_DT
few_DT
gratuitous_JJ
chase_NN
scenes_NNS
,_,
bulworth_NP
fleeing_JJ
his_PP$
killer_NN
._.
these_DT
scenes_NNS
may_MD
have_HV
been_BEN
necessary_JJ
to_TO
keep_VB
the_DT
events_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
film_NN
moving_VBG
along_IN
,_,
but_CC
it_PP
distracted_VBD
and_CC
detracted_VBN
from_IN
bulworth_NP
's_POS
political_JJ
ranting_NP
,_,
which_WDT
was_BEDZ
much_DT
more_RBR
interesting_JJ
than_CS
the_DT
ever-present_JJ
,_,
obvious-looking_VBG
assassin_NN
._.
still_RB
,_,
most_DT
of_IN
the_DT
movie_NN
is_BEZ
original_JJ
and_CC
very_RB
enjoyable_JJ
,_,
and_CC
beatty_NP
deserves_VBZ
most_DT
of_IN
credit_NN
for_IN
bringing_VBG
it_PP
to_IN
the_DT
screen_NN
._.
as_CS
the_DT
story_NN
and_CC
screen_NN
writer_NN
,_,
he_PP
came_VBD
up_RP
first_OD
with_IN
a_DT
good_JJ
structure_NN
,_,
then_RB
with_IN
good_JJ
dialogue_NN
to_IN
back_NN
it_PP
up_RP
(_(
jeremy_NP
pikser_NN
co-wrote_JJ
the_DT
screenplay_NN
)_)
._.
as_CS
an_DT
actor_NN
,_,
he_PP
was_BEDZ
able_JJ
to_TO
convincingly_RB
portray_VB
bulworth_NP
's_POS
depression_NN
,_,
then_RB
liberation_NN
and_CC
rebirth_NN
._.
as_CS
a_DT
producer_NN
(_(
there_RB
were_BED
four_CD
others_NNS
)_)
he_PP
was_BEDZ
able_JJ
to_TO
keep_VB
the_DT
movie_NN
free_JJ
from_IN
hollywood_NP
's_POS
indulgent_JJ
formulas_NNS
(_(
except_CS
for_IN
those_DT
inexcusable_JJ
chase_NN
scenes_NNS
)_)
._.
someone_PN
else_RB
probably_RB
could_MD
have_HV
directed_VBN
,_,
but_CC
since_CS
he_PP
was_BEDZ
there_RB
anyway_RB
,_,
what_WDT
the_DT
heck_NN
._.
it_PP
's_BEZ
too_RB
bad_JJ
that_CS
there_EX
aren't_BER
more_DT
movies_NNS
like_IN
this_DT
around_IN
-_-
movies_NNS
that_CS
tackle_VB
political_JJ
corruption_NN
in_IN
a_DT
way_NN
that_CS
challenges_NNS
viewers_NNS
to_IN
pay_NN
more_DT
attention_NN
to_IN
real_JJ
politics_NN
._.
after_IN
all_PDT
,_,
much_DT
of_IN
the_DT
inspiration_NN
for_IN
bulworth_NP
is_BEZ
straight_RB
out_RP
of_IN
the_DT
news_NN
._.
just_RB
a_DT
little_JJ
perception_NN
and_CC
insight_NN
and_CC
you_PP
could_MD
write_VB
your_PP$
own_DT
bulworth_NN
rants_NNS
._.
just_RB
don't_DO
expect_VB
to_IN
be_BE
popular_JJ
with_IN
the_DT
insurance_NN
companies_NNS
._.