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"_"
desperate_JJ
measures_NNS
"_"
was_BEDZ
something_PN
i_PP
was_BEDZ
excited_JJ
about_IN
seeing_VBG
back_RP
when_CS
it_PP
was_BEDZ
originally_RB
scheduled_VBN
to_IN
be_BE
released_JJ
:_:
summer_NN
'97_???
._.
for_CS
some_DT
reason_NN
,_,
it_PP
was_BEDZ
delayed_VBN
until_CS
hollywood_NP
's_POS
traditional_JJ
dumping_NN
ground_NN
:_:
january_NP
._.
now_RB
that_CS
it_PP
's_BEZ
out_RP
,_,
i_PP
see_VB
no_DT
real_JJ
reason_NN
for_IN
that_DT
delay_NN
,_,
as_CS
it_PP
's_BEZ
a_DT
simple_JJ
yet_RB
highly_RB
entertaining_JJ
film_NN
._.
michael_NP
keaton_NP
stars_NNS
as_IN
a_DT
maniacial_JJ
murderer_NN
who_WP
's_BEZ
bone_NN
marrow_NN
can_MD
save_VB
the_DT
life_NN
of_IN
the_DT
dying_JJ
son_NN
of_IN
a_DT
san_NP
francisco_NP
police_NNS
detective_NN
(_(
garcia_NP
)_)
._.
keaton_NP
agrees_VBZ
to_IN
the_DT
transplant_NN
,_,
only_RB
so_RB
he_PP
can_MD
attempt_VB
escape_NN
._.
he_PP
succeeds_VBZ
,_,
in_IN
a_DT
plan_NN
that_CS
of_IN
course_NN
could_MD
only_RB
work_VB
in_IN
the_DT
movies_NNS
._.
the_DT
police_NNS
force_NN
is_BEZ
now_RB
trying_VBG
to_IN
kill_NN
keaton_NP
,_,
while_CS
garcia_NP
is_BEZ
working_VBG
against_IN
them_PP
trying_VBG
to_IN
keep_NN
keaton_NP
alive_JJ
in_IN
order_NN
to_IN
save_VB
his_PP$
son_NN
._.
the_DT
film_NN
definately_RB
has_HVZ
it_NN
's_NNS
flaws_NNS
._.
the_DT
plot_NN
is_BEZ
strictly_RB
tv_NN
movie_NN
of_IN
the_DT
week_NN
fare_NN
,_,
but_CC
the_DT
acting_JJ
and_CC
direction_NN
certainly_RB
boost_VB
it_PP
far_RB
above_IN
that_DT
status_NN
._.
also_RB
,_,
after_IN
keaton_NP
's_POS
escape_NN
,_,
garcia_NP
's_POS
captain_NN
barks_NNS
at_IN
him_PP
"_"
how_WRB
many_DT
men_NNS
have_HV
to_TO
die_VB
to_IN
save_NN
your_PP$
kid_NN
's_POS
life_NN
?_?
"_"
which_WDT
the_DT
film_NN
treats_VBZ
as_IN
such_DT
an_DT
evil_NN
and_CC
insignificant_JJ
remark_NN
._.
the_DT
thing_NN
is_BEZ
,_,
it_PP
's_BEZ
a_DT
vaild_NN
point_NN
._.
how_WRB
many_DT
people_NN
have_HV
to_TO
be_BE
needlessly_RB
crippled_JJ
,_,
burned_VBN
,_,
and_CC
killed_VBN
just_RB
to_IN
save_NN
this_DT
one_CD
child_NN
?_?
what_WDT
's_BEZ
the_DT
greater_JJR
good_JJ
here_RB
?_?
many_DT
lives_NNS
or_CC
one_CD
life_NN
?_?
if_CS
movies_NNS
really_RB
had_HVD
guts_NNS
nowadays_RB
,_,
i_PP
would_MD
have_HV
loved_VBN
to_IN
have_HV
seen_VBN
this_DT
movie_NN
come_VB
down_RP
to_IN
a_DT
final_JJ
choice_NN
for_IN
garcia_NP
's_POS
character_NN
._.
place_NN
him_PP
in_IN
a_DT
situation_NN
where_CS
he_PP
knows_VBZ
that_CS
he_PP
has_HVZ
to_TO
kill_VB
keaton_NP
because_CS
keaton_NP
is_BEZ
about_IN
to_IN
kill_NN
someone_PN
else_RB
._.
alas_UH
,_,
movies_NNS
these_DT
days_NNS
generally_RB
have_HV
no_DT
such_DT
ambition_NN
to_IN
pull_NN
the_DT
audience_NN
's_POS
strings_NNS
in_IN
ways_NNS
which_WDT
might_MD
make_VB
the_DT
uncomfortable_JJ
._.
despite_IN
a_DT
few_DT
silly_JJ
moments_NNS
(_(
and_CC
one_CD
or_CC
two_CD
really_RB
stupid_JJ
ones_NNS
)_)
,_,
the_DT
good_JJ
things_NNS
about_IN
"_"
desperate_JJ
measures_NNS
"_"
outnumber_VB
the_DT
bad_JJ
._.
the_DT
main_JJ
highlight_NN
would_MD
be_BE
keaton_NP
's_POS
performance_NN
._.
the_DT
character_NN
could_MD
have_HV
easily_RB
been_BEN
an_DT
overacting_NN
,_,
scene_NN
chewing_NN
freak_NN
,_,
but_CC
keaton_NP
underplays_RB
it_PP
nicely_RB
._.
he_PP
's_BEZ
not_XNOT
as_IN
menacing_JJ
as_CS
he_PP
was_BEDZ
in_IN
"_"
pacific_NP
heights_NNS
"_"
or_CC
even_RB
as_CS
menacing_JJ
as_IN
he_PP
was_BEDZ
in_IN
"_"
batman_NN
"_"
(_(
yes_UH
kids_NNS
,_,
batman_NN
used_VBN
to_IN
be_BE
a_DT
dark_JJ
character_NN
)_)
,_,
but_CC
you_PP
certainly_RB
get_VB
the_DT
idea_NN
that_CS
he_PP
's_BEZ
evil_JJ
._.
even_RB
the_DT
final_JJ
scene_NN
of_IN
the_DT
film_NN
,_,
which_WDT
normally_RB
i_PP
would_MD
just_RB
hate_VB
,_,
seems_VBZ
strangely_RB
appropriate_JJ
for_IN
this_DT
film_NN
._.
so_RB
much_DT
so_RB
that_CS
i_PP
didn't_DOD
mind_VB
it_PP
in_IN
the_DT
slightest_JJS
._.
and_CC
another_DT
bonus_NN
:_:
the_DT
film_NN
takes_VBZ
place_NN
in_IN
san_NP
francisco_NP
,_,
which_WDT
usually_RB
means_VBZ
a_DT
car_NN
chase_NN
on_IN
those_DT
hills_NNS
that_CS
you've_???
seen_VBN
a_DT
billion_NN
times_NNS
before_IN
._.
and_CC
for_IN
a_DT
moment_NN
,_,
it_PP
looked_VBD
as_IN
though_RB
it_PP
was_BEDZ
about_IN
to_TO
happen_VB
._.
but_CC
it_PP
doesn't_DOZ
,_,
and_CC
that_CS
's_NNS
creative_JJ
._.
[_???
r_NN
]_???
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