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defending_NN
your_PP$
life_NN
is_BEZ
an_DT
imaginative_JJ
vision_NN
of_IN
the_DT
afterlife_NN
from_IN
the_DT
twisted_JJ
mind_NN
of_IN
writer-director_NN
albert_NP
brooks_NP
,_,
who_WP
also_RB
stars_NNS
in_IN
the_DT
comedy_NN
._.
after_IN
dying_JJ
in_IN
a_DT
car_NN
crash_NN
,_,
on_IN
his_PP$
birthday_NN
of_IN
all_PDT
days_NNS
,_,
brooks_NP
wakes_VBZ
up_RP
in_IN
judgement_NN
city_NN
,_,
a_DT
satirical_JJ
rendition_NN
of_IN
purgatory_NN
where_CS
higher_JJR
beings_NNS
evaluate_VB
the_DT
lives_NNS
of_IN
newly_RB
deceased_JJ
earthlings_NNS
._.
brooks_NP
has_HVZ
five_CD
days_NNS
to_IN
convince_VB
two_CD
judges_NNS
that_CS
he_PP
's_BEZ
worthy_JJ
of_IN
passing_VBG
on_IN
to_IN
higher_JJR
plains_NNS
of_IN
existence_NN
._.
enter_VB
rip_???
torn_JJ
as_CS
the_DT
slick_NN
lawyer_NN
who_WP
defends_VBZ
brooks_NP
in_IN
court_NN
against_IN
prosecutor_NN
lee_NP
grant_NP
._.
during_IN
his_PP$
"_"
trial_NN
,_,
"_"
brooks_NP
must_MD
view_VB
episodes_NNS
of_IN
his_PP$
life_NN
on_IN
a_DT
movie_NN
screen_NN
,_,
and_CC
these_DT
scenes_NNS
are_BER
both_RB
hysterically_RB
funny_JJ
and_CC
painfully_RB
poignant_JJ
._.
it_PP
's_BEZ
impossible_JJ
to_TO
resist_VB
chuckling_VBG
(_(
and_CC
cringing_VBG
)_)
at_IN
brooks_NP
as_IN
he_PP
and_CC
torn_VBN
try_VB
to_TO
explain_VB
away_RB
his_PP$
cowardly_JJ
behavior_JJ
on_IN
earth_NN
._.
torn_VBN
,_,
in_IN
particular_JJ
,_,
is_BEZ
in_IN
vintage_NN
comic_NN
form_NN
,_,
and_CC
he_PP
walks_VBZ
away_RB
with_IN
the_DT
picture_NN
._.
the_DT
movie_NN
also_RB
features_NNS
meryl_NP
streep_NP
,_,
appealing_JJ
as_IN
the_DT
love-interest_NN
,_,
and_CC
shirley_NP
maclaine_JJ
,_,
who_WP
pops_VBZ
up_RP
in_IN
a_DT
hilarious_JJ
cameo_???
._.
while_CS
the_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
uneven_JJ
,_,
many_DT
of_IN
its_PP$
gags_NNS
are_BER
price_NN
less_IN
._.
take_VB
,_,
for_IN
example_NN
,_,
the_DT
food_NN
in_IN
judgement_NN
city_NN
:_:
it_PP
's_BEZ
always_RB
the_DT
most_DT
delicious_JJ
you've_???
ever_RB
tasted_VBD
._.
._.
._.
and_CC
it_PP
's_BEZ
also_RB
calorie-free--so_???
chow_NP
down_NN
!_!