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one_CD
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film_NN
._.
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._.
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._.
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._.
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,_,
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._.
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._.
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,_,
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._.
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"_"
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?_?
"_"
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"_"
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?_?
"_"
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._.
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now_RB
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._.
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._.
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moore_NP
(_(
played_VBD
by_IN
gene_NN
hackman_NN
)_)
filmed_JJ
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camera_NN
._.
now_RB
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get_VB
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of_IN
the_DT
business_NN
._.
it_PP
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anyway_RB
._.
joe_NP
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(_(
delroy_VB
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)_(
,_,
fran_NP
moor_NN
(_(
rebecca_NP
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)_)
,_,
and_CC
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pincus_NN
(_(
ricky_NP
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)_)
is_BEZ
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split_VB
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separate_JJ
ways_NNS
._.
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crime_NN
boss_NN
bergman_NN
(_(
danny_NP
devito_NP
)_)
is_BEZ
pulling_VBG
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and_CC
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that_CS
joe_NP
and_CC
his_PP$
people_NN
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to_TO
manage_VB
one_CD
more_DT
robbery_NN
._.
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he_PP
has_HVZ
to_TO
take_VB
along_IN
a_DT
young_JJ
kid_NN
,_,
the_DT
short-_JJ
fused_VBN
jimmy_NP
silk_NN
(_(
sam_NP
rockwell_NP
)_)
._.
immediately_RB
it_PP
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obvious_JJ
that_CS
there_EX
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more_DT
going_VBG
on_IN
than_CS
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the_DT
eye_NN
._.
much_DT
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mamet_NN
's_POS
dialog_NN
._.
remarkably_RB
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double_JJ
purpose_NN
._.
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team_NN
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once_RB
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professional_JJ
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the_DT
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mamet_NN
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feel_NN
for_IN
dialog_NN
._.
hackman_NN
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lines_NNS
like_IN
"_"
everybody_PN
needs_VBZ
money_NN
._.
that_CS
's_BEZ
why_WRB
they_PP
call_VB
it_PP
money_NN
._.
"_"
mamet_NN
's_POS
timing_NN
is_BEZ
perfect_JJ
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the_DT
direction_NN
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terrible_JJ
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the_DT
production_NN
._.
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coincidentally_RB
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plot_NN
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the_DT
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score_NN
,_,
which_WDT
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,_,
in_IN
fact_NN
,_,
a_DT
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similar_JJ
story_NN
._.
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films_NNS
,_,
perhaps_RB
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some_DT
of_IN
the_DT
same_DT
reasons_NNS
._.
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least_DT
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a_DT
high_JJ
level_NN
they_PP
are_BER
much_RB
the_DT
same_DT
story_NN
._.
the_DT
other_JJ
problem_NN
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the_DT
timing_NN
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heist_NN
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it_PP
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airport_NN
security_NN
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get_VB
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them_PP
._.
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film_NN
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toronto_NP
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festival_NN
on_IN
september_NP
2001_CD
,_,
2001_CD
._.
that_CS
made_VBN
the_DT
subject_NN
matter_NN
just_RB
a_DT
little_JJ
too_RB
timely_JJ
._.
my_PP$
understanding_NN
is_BEZ
that_CS
the_DT
release_NN
will_MD
be_BE
delayed_VBN
._.
my_PP$
biggest_JJS
problem_NN
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the_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
that_CS
rebecca_NP
pidgeon_NP
's_POS
acting_JJ
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times_NNS
seems_VBZ
very_RB
poor_JJ
._.
it_PP
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some_DT
kind_NN
of_IN
mamet_NN
trademark_NN
i_PP
do_DO
not_XNOT
understand_VB
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have_HV
women_NNS
talk_NN
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inflection_NP
,_,
as_CS
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just_RB
reading_VBG
the_DT
words_NNS
for_IN
the_DT
first_OD
time_NN
._.
it_PP
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an_DT
irritation_NN
and_CC
distracts_NNS
us_PP
from_IN
what_WDT
is_BEZ
otherwise_RB
a_DT
very_RB
good_JJ
thriller_NN
._.
it_PP
is_BEZ
one_CD
i_NN
rate_NN
an_DT
4_CD
on_IN
the_DT
4_CD
to_IN
4_CD
scale_NN
and_CC
a_DT
high_JJ
+_SYM
4_CD
on_IN
the_DT
-4_???
to_IN
+_SYM
4_CD
scale_NN
._.