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by_IN
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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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missed_VBD
._.
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._.
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._.
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._.
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._.
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._.
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her_PP
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._.
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her_PP$
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,_,
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she_PP
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husband_NN
._.
"_"
a_DT
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,_,
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you'll_???
be_BE
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the_DT
savoy_NP
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"_"
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._.
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._.
"_"
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murderess_NN
,_,
"_"
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,_,
smitten_NP
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her_PP$
beauty_NN
._.
"_"
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._.
"_"
his_PP$
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,_,
gay_JJ
(_)
ann_NP
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)_)
._.
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,_,
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mystery_NN
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._.
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light_NN
._.
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husband_NN
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love_NN
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his_PP$
client_NN
._.
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camera_NN
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mrs_NN
._.
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._.
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the_DT
relatively_RB
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half_NN
,_,
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domestic_JJ
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intense_JJ
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._.
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sweeping_JJ
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anthony_NP
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he_PP
must_MD
get_VB
mrs_NN
._.
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,_,
if_CS
mrs_NN
._.
paradine_JJ
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his_PP$
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her_PP$
._.
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she_PP
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freed_VBN
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able_JJ
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._.
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the_DT
soap_NN
opera_NN
,_,
a_DT
mysterious_JJ
louis_NP
jordan_NP
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._.
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valet_NN
,_,
who_WP
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not_XNOT
to_IN
be_BE
discussed_VBD
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._.
charles_NP
coburn_NN
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legal_JJ
partner_NN
,_,
sir_NN
simon_NP
flaquer_NN
._.
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charles_NP
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who_WP
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coburn_NN
,_,
is_BEZ
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._.
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,_,
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dine_???
together_RB
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._.
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,_,
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the_DT
american_JJ
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british_JJ
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systems_NNS
._.
one_CD
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example_NN
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of_IN
which_WDT
i_PP
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not_XNOT
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barrister_NN
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his_PP$
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recess_NN
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testifying_VBG
._.
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academy_NN
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oscar_NN
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._.
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,_,
lady_NN
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horfield_NP
,_,
ethel_NP
barrymore_IN
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a_DT
nomination_NN
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best_JJS
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actress_NN
--_???
the_DT
film_NN
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only_JJ
nomination_NN
--_???
for_CS
an_DT
inconsequential_JJ
part_NN
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which_WDT
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did_DOD
little_DT
of_IN
merit_NN
._.
(_)
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big_JJ
question_NN
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when_CS
does_DOZ
hitchcock_NP
make_VB
his_PP$
obligatory_NN
walk-on_???
?_?
at_IN
37_CD
minutes_NNS
into_IN
the_DT
film_NN
,_,
he_PP
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a_DT
train_NN
station_NN
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a_DT
large_JJ
musical_JJ
instrument_NN
case_NN
._.
don't_DO
miss_VB
it_PP
._.
)_)
in_IN
the_DT
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half_NN
the_DT
story_NN
finally_RB
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gets_VBZ
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the_DT
courtroom_NN
._.
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great_JJ
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his_PP$
hand_NN
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tensions_NNS
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rapidly_RB
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the_DT
second_NN
part_NN
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they_PP
lay_VBD
fallow_JJ
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the_DT
first_OD
._.
watch_NN
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the_DT
camera_NN
angles_NNS
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the_DT
back_NN
and_CC
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way_NN
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high_JJ
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set_NN
the_DT
exact_JJ
tone_NN
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the_DT
trial_NN
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action_NN
._.
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anthony_NP
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,_,
the_DT
simple_JJ
case_NN
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only_RB
3_CD
possibilities_NNS
:_:
mr_NN
._.
paradine_JJ
poisoned_JJ
himself_NN
,_,
mrs_NN
._.
paradine_JJ
did_DOD
it_NN
,_,
or_CC
the_DT
valet_NN
did_DOD
it_PP
._.
the_DT
end_NN
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many_DT
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revelations_NNS
and_CC
some_DT
nice_JJ
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it_PP
is_BEZ
too_RB
bad_JJ
the_DT
first_OD
half_NN
is_BEZ
so_RB
languid_JJ
._.
the_DT
paradine_JJ
case_NN
runs_VBZ
53_CD
:_:
53_CD
._.
the_DT
picture_NN
is_BEZ
in_IN
black_JJ
and_CC
white_JJ
._.
it_PP
is_BEZ
not_XNOT
rated_VBN
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would_MD
be_BE
pg_NP
for_IN
mature_JJ
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would_MD
be_BE
fine_JJ
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kids_NNS
around_IN
nine_CD
and_CC
up_RP
if_NN
they_PP
are_BER
interested_JJ
._.
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