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matthew_NP
broderick_NP
and_CC
high_JJ
school_NN
comedy_NN
._.
the_DT
two_CD
terms_NNS
have_HV
been_BEN
practically_RB
inseparable_JJ
since_CS
ferris_NP
buehler_NP
took_VBD
the_DT
day_NN
off_IN
in_IN
1986_CD
._.
now_RB
it_PP
is_BEZ
13_CD
years_NNS
later_RBR
,_,
and_CC
broderick_NP
has_HVZ
another_DT
high_JJ
school_NN
comedy_NN
,_,
election_NN
,_,
to_IN
show_NN
the_DT
world_NN
._.
ferris_NP
buehler_NP
's_POS
day_NN
off_IN
showed_VBD
an_DT
educational_JJ
setting_NN
that_CS
was_BEDZ
similar_JJ
to_TO
a_DT
pile_NN
of_IN
marshmallows_NNS
._.
it_PP
was_BEDZ
light_JJ
,_,
fluffy_JJ
,_,
tasty_JJ
,_,
and_CC
sparkling_JJ
clean_JJ
._.
but_CC
election_NN
is_BEZ
far_RB
different_JJ
._.
this_DT
production_NN
is_BEZ
a_DT
dark_JJ
,_,
and_CC
frighteningly_RB
realistic_JJ
one_CD
that_CS
does_DOZ
so_CS
much_DT
more_DT
than_CS
entertain_VB
for_IN
the_DT
103_CD
minutes_NNS
it_PP
occupies_VBZ
;_;
it_NN
shocks_NNS
as_IN
well_RB
._.
jim_NP
mcallister_NN
(_(
matthew_NP
broderick_NP
)_)
is_BEZ
the_DT
type_NN
of_IN
teacher_NN
that_CS
makes_VBZ
american_JJ
high_JJ
schools_NNS
proud_JJ
._.
he_PP
is_BEZ
a_DT
kind_NN
,_,
caring_VBG
,_,
younger_JJR
man_NN
who_WP
has_HVZ
built_VBN
his_PP$
life_NN
around_IN
carver_NN
high_JJ
school_NN
._.
in_IN
turn_NN
,_,
carver_RB
high_JJ
school_NN
has_HVZ
provided_VBN
a_DT
home_NN
for_IN
him_PP
._.
jim_NP
has_HVZ
won_VBN
teacher_NN
of_IN
the_DT
year_NN
no_DT
less_DT
than_CS
three_CD
times_NNS
in_IN
his_PP$
12_CD
year_NN
span_NN
,_,
and_CC
is_BEZ
a_DT
well_RB
respected_JJ
social_JJ
studies_NNS
teacher_NN
among_IN
the_DT
student_NN
body_NN
._.
tracy_NP
flick_NN
(_(
reese_JJ
witherspoon_NN
)_)
is_BEZ
an_DT
intelligent_JJ
,_,
outgoing_JJ
,_,
and_CC
,_,
to_IN
quote_NN
the_DT
film_NN
,_,
"_"
super_JJ
nice_JJ
"_"
young_JJ
girl_NN
._.
she_PP
is_BEZ
involved_JJ
in_IN
numerous_JJ
extracurricular_JJ
activities_NNS
,_,
always_RB
has_HVZ
her_PP$
hand_NN
up_RP
first_OD
in_CD
class_NN
,_,
and_CC
is_BEZ
extremely_RB
popular_JJ
among_IN
most_DT
of_IN
the_DT
student_NN
body_NN
._.
so_RB
,_,
it_PP
is_BEZ
a_DT
natural_JJ
progression_NN
when_CS
she_PP
decides_VBZ
to_IN
run_NN
for_IN
school_NN
president_NN
._.
the_DT
metzler_NN
family_NN
is_BEZ
an_DT
extremely_RB
wealthy_JJ
one_CD
._.
the_DT
father_NN
,_,
dick_NP
(_(
holmes_NP
osborne_NP
)_)
,_,
owns_VBZ
a_DT
cement_NN
company_NN
._.
the_DT
mother_NN
,_,
jo_NP
(_(
jeanine_JJ
jackson_NP
)_)
,_,
is_BEZ
an_DT
ideal_JJ
housewife_NN
._.
and_CC
the_DT
two_CD
children_NNS
,_,
paul_NP
(_(
chris_NP
klein_NP
)_)
and_CC
tammy_JJ
(_(
jessica_NP
campbell_NP
)_)
,_,
are_BER
both_RB
students_NNS
at_IN
carver_NN
high_JJ
school_NN
._.
paul_NP
was_BEDZ
the_DT
quarterback_NN
of_IN
the_DT
football_NN
team_NN
before_IN
he_PP
injured_VBD
himself_PPX
,_,
and_CC
is_BEZ
definitely_RB
a_DT
candidate_NN
for_IN
most_DT
popular_JJ
person_NN
in_IN
school_NN
._.
tammy_JJ
is_BEZ
a_DT
lesbian_JJ
who_WP
,_,
to_IN
say_NN
the_DT
least_RBS
,_,
is_BEZ
going_VBG
through_IN
a_DT
period_NN
of_IN
self_NN
discovery_NN
._.
for_IN
reasons_NNS
of_IN
revenge_NN
,_,
hatred_NN
,_,
and_CC
sexual_JJ
envy_NN
,_,
jim_NP
convinces_VBZ
paul_NP
to_IN
run_NN
against_IN
tracy_NP
for_IN
school_NN
president_NN
._.
he_PP
claims_VBZ
that_CS
in_IN
a_DT
democracy_NN
you_PP
need_VB
choices_NNS
,_,
and_CC
having_HVG
tracy_NP
run_VBN
unopposed_JJ
creates_VBZ
a_DT
dictatorship_NN
of_IN
sorts_NNS
._.
so_RB
paul_NP
agrees_VBZ
and_CC
the_DT
race_NN
is_BEZ
on_IN
._.
but_CC
then_RB
,_,
in_IN
an_DT
effort_NN
to_IN
spite_NN
the_DT
two_CD
candidates_NNS
,_,
tammy_JJ
announces_VBZ
that_DT
she_PP
is_BEZ
running_VBG
as_IN
well_RB
._.
her_PP
campaign_NN
is_BEZ
straightforward_JJ
:_:
people_NN
only_JJ
run_NN
to_IN
put_VB
it_NN
on_IN
their_PP$
college_NN
applications_NNS
,_,
then_RB
they_PP
do_DO
nothing_PN
._.
well_RB
,_,
"_"
i_PP
don't_DO
even_RB
want_VB
to_IN
go_NN
to_IN
college_NN
,_,
"_"
she_PP
says_VBZ
._.
in_IN
election_NN
,_,
there_EX
are_BER
no_DT
"_"
good_JJ
guys_NNS
"_"
._.
almost_RB
everyone_PN
has_HVZ
their_PP$
own_DT
agenda_NN
._.
no_DT
matter_NN
how_WRB
deeply_RB
hidden_VBN
,_,
the_DT
production_NN
digs_NNS
it_PP
up_VB
and_CC
exploits_NNS
it_PP
for_CS
the_DT
audience_NN
._.
tracy_NP
is_BEZ
the_DT
type_NN
of_IN
person_NN
that_CS
you_PP
remember_VB
from_IN
high_JJ
school_NN
._.
she_PP
is_BEZ
the_DT
girl_NN
that_CS
would_MD
be_BE
labeled_VBN
"_"
most_DT
likely_JJ
to_IN
achieve_VB
anything_PN
she_PP
wants_VBZ
"_"
in_IN
the_DT
yearbook_NN
,_,
and_CC
everyone_PN
secretly_RB
envied_VBN
her_PP$
because_CS
of_IN
that_DT
._.
jim_NP
is_BEZ
a_DT
teacher_NN
that_CS
takes_VBZ
the_DT
trust_NN
that_CS
students_NNS
give_VB
him_PP
as_IN
a_DT
privilege_NN
,_,
and_CC
uses_VBZ
it_PP
to_TO
his_PP$
own_DT
amoral_JJ
advantage_NN
._.
everyone_PN
,_,
including_IN
the_DT
principal_JJ
,_,
a_DT
former_DT
teacher_NN
,_,
all_PDT
the_DT
candidates_NNS
,_,
and_CC
even_RB
paul_NP
's_POS
girlfriend_NN
are_BER
two_CD
sided_VBN
characters_NNS
._.
that_CS
is_BEZ
much_RB
of_IN
this_DT
film_NN
's_POS
beauty_NN
,_,
it_PP
doesn't_DOZ
have_HV
the_DT
typical_JJ
good_JJ
guys_NNS
that_CS
hollywood_NP
likes_VBZ
,_,
instead_RB
it_PP
is_BEZ
a_DT
realistic_JJ
portrayal_NN
of_IN
the_DT
real_JJ
world_NN
,_,
specializing_VBG
in_IN
revealing_JJ
the_DT
type_NN
of_IN
sexual_JJ
perversions_NNS
that_CS
people_NN
usually_RB
keep_VB
to_IN
themselves_PPX
._.
matthew_NP
broderick_NP
couldn't_MD
have_HV
been_BEN
any_DT
more_DT
perfect_JJ
for_IN
this_DT
role_NN
._.
his_PP$
character_NN
is_BEZ
often_RB
similar_JJ
bill_NN
murray_NP
's_POS
award_NN
winning_VBG
role_NN
in_IN
the_DT
1998_CD
film_NN
,_,
rushmore_WRB
._.
of_IN
the_DT
two_CD
acting_JJ
jobs_NNS
,_,
broderick_NP
's_POS
is_BEZ
far_JJ
superior_JJ
._.
but_CC
even_RB
he_PP
is_BEZ
overshadowed_VBN
by_IN
the_DT
young_JJ
reese_JJ
witherspoon_NN
._.
the_DT
hatred_NN
that_CS
she_PP
causes_VBZ
the_DT
audience_NN
to_IN
develop_VB
towards_IN
her_PP$
,_,
is_BEZ
simply_RB
indescribable_JJ
._.
broderick_NP
and_CC
witherspoon_NN
are_BER
simply_RB
at_IN
their_PP$
best_JJS
when_CS
they_PP
are_BER
playing_VBG
off_IN
each_DT
other_JJ
in_IN
various_JJ
scenes_NNS
._.
one_CD
such_DT
moment_NN
occurs_VBZ
when_CS
she_PP
approaches_VBZ
him_PP
in_IN
his_PP$
car_NN
as_IN
he_PP
is_BEZ
leaving_VBG
school_NN
one_CD
day_NN
._.
you_PP
can_MD
see_VB
her_PP$
self_NN
pride_NN
in_IN
her_PP$
eyes_NNS
as_IN
she_PP
presents_NNS
him_PP
a_NN
list_NN
of_IN
signatures_NNS
,_,
making_VBG
her_PP$
an_DT
eligible_JJ
candidate_NN
._.
and_CC
his_PP$
subtle_JJ
disgust_NN
with_IN
her_PP$
is_BEZ
apparent_JJ
,_,
although_CS
he_PP
tries_VBZ
to_IN
mask_NN
it_PP
between_IN
the_DT
lines_NNS
and_CC
attempts_NNS
to_IN
put_NN
on_IN
a_DT
happy_JJ
face_NN
._.
the_DT
supporting_JJ
cast_NN
is_BEZ
one_CD
with_IN
little_DT
hollywood_NP
experience_NN
._.
but_CC
that_CS
is_BEZ
far_RB
from_IN
apparent_JJ
as_CS
everyone_PN
takes_VBZ
control_NN
of_IN
their_PP$
part_NN
._.
however_RB
,_,
the_DT
real_JJ
treat_NN
is_BEZ
jessica_NP
campbell_NP
in_IN
her_PP$
confused_JJ
role_NN
as_IN
a_DT
young_JJ
homosexual_NN
girl_NN
._.
this_DT
is_BEZ
never_RB
more_DT
apparent_JJ
than_CS
the_DT
scene_NN
where_CS
she_PP
delivers_VBZ
her_PP$
speech_NN
announcing_VBG
her_PP$
so-called_JJ
platform_NN
for_IN
presidency_NN
._.
she_PP
is_BEZ
just_RB
marvelous_JJ
as_CS
her_PP
hatred_NN
towards_IN
what_WDT
she_PP
thinks_VBZ
to_IN
be_BE
an_DT
unjust_JJ
system_NN
is_BEZ
expressed_VBN
._.
if_CS
ferris_NP
buehler_NP
made_VBD
you_PP
feel_VB
good_JJ
about_IN
american_JJ
high_JJ
schools_NNS
,_,
and_CC
gave_VBD
you_PP
an_DT
innocent_JJ
laugh_NN
or_CC
two_CD
,_,
then_RB
the_DT
movie_NN
achieved_VBN
its_PP$
goal_NN
._.
but_CC
don't_DO
you_PP
dare_VB
think_VB
that_DT
election_NN
's_POS
goals_NNS
are_BER
similar_JJ
._.
it_PP
is_BEZ
just_RB
as_IN
real_JJ
in_IN
its_PP$
portrayal_NN
of_IN
high_JJ
school_NN
,_,
as_CS
its_PP$
characters_NNS
are_BER
in_IN
the_DT
real_JJ
world_NN
._.
there_EX
certainly_RB
is_BEZ
no_DT
pile_NN
of_IN
marshmallows_NNS
here_RB
._.