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america_NP
has_HVZ
finally_RB
gotten_VBN
what_WDT
it_PP
's_BEZ
needed_VBN
for_IN
years_NNS
:_:
a_DT
compassionate_JJ
sincere_JJ
president_NN
with_IN
impressive_JJ
ethics_NN
and_CC
charisma_NN
._.
regretfully_RB
it_PP
's_BEZ
only_RB
a_DT
movie_NN
._.
president_NN
james_NP
marshall_NP
(_(
harrison_NP
ford_NP
)_)
is_BEZ
fed_VBN
up_RP
with_IN
terrorist_NN
activities_NNS
._.
teaming_VBG
up_RP
with_IN
the_DT
russian_JJ
government_NN
,_,
he_PP
orders_NNS
a_DT
strike_NN
force_NN
capture_VB
of_IN
alexander_NP
radek_???
,_,
a_DT
reactionary_JJ
general_JJ
ready_JJ
to_IN
re-unite_JJ
the_DT
soviet_JJ
union_NN
under_IN
his_PP$
fascist_JJ
reign_NN
._.
during_IN
a_DT
celebration_NN
dinner_NN
,_,
marshall_NP
announces_VBZ
to_IN
the_DT
world_NN
that_CS
he_PP
will_MD
send_VB
troops_NNS
to_IN
fight_NN
oppression_NN
wherever_WRB
it_PP
exists_VBZ
._.
"_"
it_PP
's_BEZ
your_PP$
turn_NN
to_IN
be_BE
afraid_JJ
,_,
"_"
he_PP
declares_VBZ
._.
returning_VBG
home_NN
on_IN
air_NN
force_NN
one_CD
,_,
he_PP
gets_VBZ
the_DT
chance_NN
to_IN
demonstrate_VB
his_PP$
words_NNS
personally_RB
._.
ultra-nationalist_NN
militants_NNS
loyal_JJ
to_IN
radek_???
and_CC
lead_VB
by_IN
ivan_NP
korshunov_NP
(_(
gary_NP
oldman_NN
)_)
hijack_NN
the_DT
plane_NN
threatening_VBG
to_IN
kill_NN
a_DT
hostage_NN
every_DT
half_NN
hour_NN
until_CS
the_DT
general_JJ
is_BEZ
released_VBN
._.
marshall_NP
has_HVZ
a_DT
chance_NN
to_IN
escape_NN
in_IN
a_DT
jettisoned_JJ
capsule_NN
(_(
which_WDT
clinton_NP
says_VBZ
doesn't_DOZ
exist_VB
in_IN
real_JJ
life_NN
)_)
but_CC
refuses_VBZ
,_,
preferring_VBG
to_IN
stay_NN
and_CC
fight_NN
._.
director_NN
wolfgang_NP
peterson_NP
(_(
"_"
das_FW
boot_NN
"_"
,_,
"_"
in_IN
the_DT
line_NN
of_IN
fire_NN
"_"
,_,
"_"
outbreak_NN
"_"
takes_VBZ
the_DT
over-used_JJ
"_"
die_VB
hard_JJ
"_"
theme_NN
and_CC
gives_VBZ
us_PP
something_PN
new_RB
in_IN
a_DT
film_NN
that_CS
combines_VBZ
brilliant_JJ
acting_NN
with_IN
hold-your-breath_NN
intensity_NN
._.
if_CS
you_PP
can_MD
take_VB
your_PP$
eyes_NNS
off_IN
the_DT
screen_NN
,_,
steal_VB
a_DT
look_NN
at_IN
the_DT
audience_NN
._.
everyone_PN
is_BEZ
totally_RB
engrossed_VBN
._.
the_DT
two_CD
actors_NNS
do_DO
what_WDT
they_PP
do_DO
best_JJS
and_CC
they_PP
are_BER
probably_RB
the_DT
best_JJS
there_RB
are_BER
at_IN
it_PP
._.
oldman_NN
has_HVZ
become_VBN
typecast_NN
as_IN
a_DT
psychotic_JJ
sadist_NN
and_CC
no_DT
wonder_NN
--_???
he_PP
does_DOZ
it_NN
so_CS
well_RB
._.
when_CS
he_PP
engages_VBZ
the_DT
teenage_JJ
first_OD
daughter_NN
in_IN
sensitive_JJ
conversation_NN
about_IN
his_PP$
family_NN
and_CC
the_DT
next_OD
minute_NN
threatens_VBZ
to_IN
blow_NN
a_DT
hole_NN
in_IN
her_PP$
forehead_NN
,_,
you_PP
know_VB
that_CS
he_PP
's_BEZ
over_IN
the_DT
edge_NN
in_IN
the_DT
manner_NN
that_CS
people_NN
with_IN
a_DT
cause_NN
can_MD
become_VB
._.
you_PP
are_BER
convinced_JJ
that_CS
young_JJ
alice_NP
could_MD
end_VB
up_RP
terminated_JJ
at_IN
any_DT
time_NN
._.
when_CS
korshonov_NP
executes_NNS
passengers_NNS
,_,
there_EX
is_BEZ
a_DT
frightening_JJ
reality_NN
to_IN
it_PP
._.
the_DT
guns_NNS
in_IN
this_DT
film_NN
are_BER
deadly_JJ
weapons_NNS
,_,
not_XNOT
cartoons_NNS
._.
harrison_NP
ford_NP
has_HVZ
done_DON
one_PN
role_NN
for_CS
several_DT
years_NNS
._.
his_PP$
mastery_NN
of_IN
the_DT
man_NN
in_IN
the_DT
suit_NN
propelled_VBN
into_IN
desperate_JJ
action_NN
is_BEZ
in_IN
top_NN
form_NN
here_RB
._.
marshall_NP
is_BEZ
a_DT
medal_NN
of_IN
honor_NP
recipient_NN
who_WP
now_RB
has_HVZ
a_DT
desk_NN
job_NN
._.
realistically_RB
,_,
he_PP
's_BEZ
a_DT
man_NN
afraid_JJ
,_,
but_CC
not_XNOT
afraid_JJ
to_TO
act_VB
._.
ford_NP
is_BEZ
one_CD
of_IN
the_DT
few_DT
actors_NNS
that_CS
could_MD
make_VB
us_PP
believe_VB
that_CS
the_DT
president_NN
of_IN
the_DT
united_JJ
states_NNS
could_MD
be_BE
an_DT
action_NN
hero_NN
._.
indiana_NP
jones_NP
in_IN
the_DT
oval_JJ
office_NN
._.
he_PP
and_CC
oldman_NN
's_POS
archetypes_NNS
match_NN
up_IN
perfectly_RB
._.
the_DT
other_JJ
roles_NNS
also_RB
go_VB
to_IN
accomplished_JJ
actors_NNS
._.
glenn_NP
close_JJ
as_IN
the_DT
determined_JJ
but_CC
unsure_JJ
vice-president_NN
is_BEZ
the_DT
picture_NN
of_IN
an_DT
executive_NN
forced_VBN
into_IN
a_DT
position_NN
that_CS
she_PP
's_BEZ
not_XNOT
quite_RB
ready_JJ
for_IN
._.
dean_NP
stockwell_NP
as_IN
defense_NN
secretary_NN
eager_JJ
for_IN
the_DT
authority_NN
(_(
"_"
i'm_???
in_CD
charge_NN
here_RB
!_!
"_"
)_(
is_BEZ
her_PP$
political_JJ
nemesis_NN
and_CC
turns_VBZ
in_IN
a_DT
good_JJ
alexander_NP
haig_NP
performance_NN
._.
of_IN
course_NN
the_DT
politics_NN
are_BER
all_PDT
wrong_JJ
._.
a_DT
cowboy_NN
president_NN
(_(
even_RB
down_IN
to_IN
his_PP$
name_NN
)_)
with_IN
big_JJ
guns_NNS
shoots_NNS
his_PP$
way_NN
through_IN
problems_NNS
._.
much_DT
like_IN
the_DT
american_JJ
collective_JJ
memory_NN
of_IN
jfk_???
's_NNS
camelot_NP
,_,
the_DT
image_NN
is_BEZ
wondrous_JJ
if_CS
you_PP
don't_DO
look_VB
too_RB
deep_JJ
._.
the_DT
pulls_VBZ
on_IN
the_DT
patriotic_JJ
heartstrings_NNS
would_MD
be_BE
too_RB
much_DT
in_IN
any_DT
other_JJ
film_NN
,_,
but_CC
they_PP
work_VB
here_RB
._.
no_DT
matter_NN
what_WDT
political_JJ
spin_NN
you_PP
put_VB
on_IN
the_DT
story_NN
,_,
the_DT
movie_NN
is_BEZ
an_DT
outstanding_JJ
one_CD
._.
i_PP
left_VBD
the_DT
theater_NN
feeling_NN
that_CS
there_EX
is_BEZ
hope_NN
for_IN
the_DT
country_NN
's_POS
future_NN
:_:
not_XNOT
a_DT
common_JJ
belief_NN
nowadays_RB
._.
now_RB
if_CS
we_PP
only_RB
can_MD
get_VB
ford_NP
to_IN
run_NN
for_IN
president_NN
._.
just_RB
because_CS
one_CD
actor_NN
didn't_DOD
work_VB
out_RP
as_IN
chief_JJ
executive_NN
doesn't_DOZ
mean_VB
that_CS
a_DT
different_JJ
one_CD
couldn't_MD
._.
(_(
michael_NP
redman_NP
has_HVZ
lost_VBN
count_NN
of_IN
how_WRB
many_DT
years_NNS
he_PP
's_BEZ
been_BEN
writing_NN
this_RB
column_NN
--_???
22_CD
years_NNS
._.
._.
._.
22_CD
years_NNS
--_???
while_CS
watching_VBG
the_DT
sunflowers_NNS
outside_IN
his_PP$
window_NN
swaying_NN
in_IN
the_DT
cool_JJ
breezes_NNS
._.
)_)