Permalink
Switch branches/tags
Nothing to show
Find file
Fetching contributors…
Cannot retrieve contributors at this time
657 lines (656 sloc) 5.06 KB
one_CD
way_NN
of_IN
telling_VBG
if_CS
a_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
good_JJ
or_CC
not_XNOT
is_BEZ
by_IN
the_DT
length_NN
._.
if_CS
a_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
only_RB
300_CD
minutes_NNS
,_,
but_CC
feels_VBZ
like_IN
300_CD
minutes_NNS
,_,
then_RB
it_PP
's_BEZ
crap_NN
._.
but_CC
if_CS
a_DT
film_NN
last_OD
90_CD
90_CD
/_SYM
90_CD
hours_NNS
,_,
and_CC
feels_VBZ
like_IN
90_CD
minutes_NNS
,_,
then_RB
it_PP
's_BEZ
excellent_JJ
._.
boogie_NN
nights_NNS
falls_VBZ
into_IN
the_DT
latter_DT
catagory_NN
._.
the_DT
director_NN
,_,
anderson_NP
,_,
delivers_VBZ
a_DT
funny_JJ
,_,
hip_NN
,_,
yet_RB
sometimes_RB
violent_JJ
film_NN
,_,
which_WDT
flies_VBZ
along_IN
._.
mark_NN
whalberg_NP
,_,
a_DT
._.
k_NN
._.
a_DT
marky_JJ
mark_NN
,_,
plays_VBZ
eddie_NP
adams_NP
,_,
a_DT
seventeen_CD
year_NN
old_JJ
with_IN
a_DT
certain_JJ
'gift_NN
'_"
in_IN
the_DT
midriff_NN
area_NN
._.
jack_NP
horner_NP
(_(
reynolds_NP
)_)
is_BEZ
a_DT
adult_NN
film_NN
director_NN
,_,
who_WP
decides_VBZ
that_DT
eddie_NP
would_MD
be_BE
great_JJ
in_IN
the_DT
adult_NN
movie_NN
business_NN
._.
after_IN
running_VBG
away_RB
from_IN
home_NN
,_,
eddie_NP
joins_VBZ
jack_NP
,_,
changes_NNS
his_PP$
name_NN
to_IN
dirk_NP
diggler_NP
,_,
and_CC
starts_VBZ
making_VBG
erotic_JJ
movies_NNS
._.
in_IN
the_DT
movie_NN
business_NN
,_,
dirk_NP
meets_VBZ
a_DT
whole_JJ
load_NN
of_IN
characters_NNS
(_(
which_WDT
the_DT
film_NN
introduces_VBZ
very_RB
quickly_RB
and_CC
slickly_RB
)_)
such_DT
as_CS
scotty_JJ
(_(
phillip_NP
seymour_NP
hoffman_NP
)_)
,_,
rollergirl_NN
(_(
graham_NP
)_)
amber_NN
(_(
moore_NP
)_)
and_CC
floyd_NP
(_(
phillip_NP
baker_NP
hall_NN
)_)
,_,
and_CC
little_DT
bill_NN
(_(
william_NP
h_NN
._.
macy_???
)_(
all_PDT
the_DT
characters_NNS
are_BER
well_RB
written_VBN
,_,
well_RB
played_VBN
,_,
and_CC
the_DT
audience_NN
gets_VBZ
to_IN
know_VB
them_PP
pretty_JJ
well_RB
,_,
thanks_NNS
to_IN
the_DT
excellent_JJ
script_NN
._.
we_PP
learn_VB
about_IN
ambers_NNS
grief_NN
about_IN
not_XNOT
being_BEG
able_JJ
to_IN
see_NN
her_PP
child_NN
due_JJ
to_IN
a_DT
divorce_NN
,_,
rollergirls_NNS
hard_RB
time_NN
at_IN
school_NN
,_,
and_CC
little_DT
bills_NNS
wife_NN
,_,
who_WP
sleeps_VBZ
with_IN
everyone_PN
except_CS
her_PP
husband_NN
._.
but_CC
the_DT
best_JJS
thing_NN
about_IN
the_DT
excellent_JJ
boogie_NN
nights_NNS
is_BEZ
paul_NP
andersons_NNS
direction_NN
and_CC
writing_NN
._.
the_DT
direction_NN
is_BEZ
fast_RB
,_,
thrilling_JJ
,_,
and_CC
never_RB
holds_VBZ
up_RP
._.
there_EX
are_BER
some_DT
great_JJ
shots_NNS
,_,
some_DT
lovely_JJ
steadiocam_NP
and_CC
handheld_JJ
camera_NN
sequences_NNS
,_,
and_CC
lots_PN
of_IN
other_JJ
neat_JJ
directional_JJ
touches_NNS
._.
the_DT
writing_NN
is_BEZ
fabulous_JJ
,_,
with_IN
some_DT
intelligent_JJ
dialogue_NN
,_,
some_DT
funny_JJ
dialogue_NN
,_,
but_CC
none_PN
of_IN
the_DT
dialogue_NN
is_BEZ
crap_NN
,_,
like_IN
most_DT
hollywood_NP
films_NNS
(_(
such_DT
as_CS
the_DT
lost_JJ
world_NN
:_:
jurassic_JJ
park_NN
(_(
1997_CD
)_)
,_,
or_CC
tommorow_RB
never_RB
dies_VBZ
(_)
1997_CD
)_)
._.
)_)
boogie_NN
nights_NNS
really_RB
is_BEZ
a_DT
spectacular_JJ
feat_NN
of_IN
direction_NN
and_CC
writing_NN
,_,
on_IN
par_NN
(_(
and_CC
sometimes_RB
betters_NNS
)_)
quentin_NP
tarantino_NP
's_POS
films_NNS
resevoir_NN
dogs_NNS
(_(
1994_CD
)_)
and_CC
pulp_NN
fiction_NN
(_(
1994_CD
)_)
the_DT
soundtrack_NN
is_BEZ
also_RB
excellent_JJ
._.
like_IN
american_JJ
graffiti_NN
(_(
1973_CD
)_)
,_,
the_DT
film_NN
features_NNS
some_DT
great_JJ
old_JJ
songs_NNS
on_IN
the_DT
soundtrack_NN
,_,
which_WDT
heightens_VBZ
the_DT
atmosphere_NN
,_,
and_CC
gives_VBZ
the_DT
film_NN
an_DT
extra_JJ
lift_NN
._.
also_RB
,_,
the_DT
costumes_NNS
are_BER
great_JJ
._.
the_DT
clothes_NNS
really_RB
do_DO
look_VB
like_IN
what_WDT
people_NN
wore_VBD
in_IN
the_DT
seventies_CD
and_CC
eighties_CD
._.
the_DT
film_NN
,_,
although_CS
excellent_JJ
,_,
does_DOZ
have_HV
some_DT
flaws_NNS
._.
firstly_RB
,_,
wahlberg_NP
,_,
although_CS
excellent_JJ
,_,
cannot_NN
do_DO
highly_RB
scenes_NNS
which_WDT
require_VB
him_PP
to_IN
be_BE
angry_JJ
._.
in_IN
both_PDT
scenes_NNS
where_CS
he_PP
has_HVZ
to_TO
act_VB
angry_JJ
,_,
his_PP$
acting_JJ
is_BEZ
so_RB
'off_???
'_"
,_,
the_DT
scenes_NNS
tension_NN
and_CC
anger_NN
is_BEZ
lost_VBN
._.
but_CC
the_DT
rest_NN
of_IN
the_DT
cast_NN
are_BER
excellent_JJ
._.
burt_NP
reynolds_NP
is_BEZ
brilliant_JJ
,_,
julianne_NP
moore_NP
shows_VBZ
real_JJ
emotion_NN
,_,
and_CC
william_NP
h_NN
._.
macy_???
is_BEZ
great_JJ
aswell_NP
(_(
but_CC
he_PP
always_RB
is_BEZ
._.
)_)
another_DT
flaw_NN
with_IN
the_DT
film_NN
,_,
though_CS
,_,
is_BEZ
that_CS
the_DT
ending_NN
seems_VBZ
a_DT
bit_NN
tacked_VBN
on_IN
._.
it_PP
seems_VBZ
anderson_NP
saw_VBD
the_DT
film_NN
was_BEDZ
going_VBG
on_IN
a_DT
bit_NN
,_,
and_CC
needed_VBD
to_TO
wrap_VB
up_RP
quickly_RB
._.
it_PP
's_BEZ
a_DT
shame_NN
,_,
really_RB
,_,
as_CS
the_DT
rest_NN
of_IN
the_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
perfectly_RB
paced_VBD
._.
but_CC
they're_???
small_JJ
niggles_NNS
really_RB
._.
boogie_NN
nights_NNS
is_BEZ
an_DT
excellent_JJ
film_NN
._.
superb_JJ
directing_VBG
,_,
writing_VBG
,_,
acting_VBG
and_CC
music_NN
,_,
all_PDT
combine_VB
to_TO
make_VB
one_CD
spectacular_JJ
film_NN
._.
whatever_WDT
you_PP
do_DO
,_,
do_DO
not_XNOT
miss_VB
out_RP
on_IN
boogie_NN
nights_NNS
._.