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many_DT
people_NN
will_MD
not_XNOT
find_VB
much_DT
to_IN
like_IN
in_CD
what_WDT
dreams_NNS
may_MD
come_VB
,_,
the_DT
new_JJ
film_NN
by_IN
visionary_JJ
director_NN
vincent_NP
ward_NP
._.
most_DT
will_MD
come_VB
to_IN
see_NN
the_DT
computer_NN
animated_JJ
landscapes_NNS
and_CC
vibrant_JJ
colors_NNS
._.
but_CC
little_DT
do_DO
they_PP
know_VB
(_(
as_CS
i_PP
so_RB
plainly_RB
found_VBN
out_RP
)_)
that_DT
this_DT
has_HVZ
quite_RB
a_DT
complex_JJ
story_NN
to_IN
tell_VB
._.
walking_NN
out_RP
of_IN
the_DT
theater_NN
,_,
i_PP
could_MD
see_VB
the_DT
audience_NN
's_POS
disgust_NN
._.
._.
._.
one_CD
member_NN
even_RB
had_HVD
to_TO
be_BE
awakened_VBN
after_IN
the_DT
film_NN
ended_VBD
._.
don't_DO
believe_VB
the_DT
previews_NNS
that_CS
you_PP
see_VB
._.
._.
._.
this_DT
is_BEZ
definitely_RB
not_XNOT
a_DT
film_NN
for_IN
everyone_PN
._.
this_DT
is_BEZ
quite_RB
possibly_RB
one_CD
of_IN
the_DT
most_DT
adult-oriented_VBN
films_NNS
to_IN
come_VB
out_RP
in_IN
recent_JJ
years_NNS
._.
kids_NNS
will_MD
get_VB
bored_JJ
with_IN
the_DT
slow_JJ
plotting_VBG
and_CC
the_DT
complex_JJ
storyline_JJ
._.
the_DT
plot_NN
is_BEZ
just_RB
as_IN
fluid_NN
as_IN
the_DT
heaven_NN
that_CS
ward_NN
presents_NNS
to_IN
us_NP
._.
it_PP
goes_VBZ
back_RP
and_CC
forth_RB
in_IN
time_NN
,_,
as_CS
if_CS
it_PP
has_HVZ
no_DT
boundaries_NNS
._.
think_VB
of_IN
the_DT
film_NN
city_NN
of_IN
angels_NNS
._.
now_RB
add_VB
a_DT
more_DT
complex_JJ
screenplay_NN
and_CC
a_DT
more_RBR
unique_JJ
vision_NN
._.
both_RB
films_NNS
deal_VB
with_IN
the_DT
afterlife_NN
,_,
but_CC
i_PP
doubt_VB
what_WDT
dreams_NNS
may_MD
come_VB
will_MD
do_DO
well_RB
at_IN
the_DT
box_NN
office_NN
._.
costing_VBG
around_IN
$_???
85_CD
million_NN
to_IN
make_VB
,_,
the_DT
film_NN
would_MD
have_HV
to_TO
do_DO
extremely_RB
well_RB
in_IN
order_NN
to_IN
make_VB
it_NN
's_POS
money_NN
back_NN
._.
but_CC
due_JJ
to_IN
it_PP
's_BEZ
story_NN
,_,
i_PP
doubt_VB
it_PP
will_MD
._.
for_IN
everyone_PN
who_WP
thought_VBD
titanic_NP
's_POS
story_NN
was_BEDZ
too_RB
simple_JJ
and_CC
cliche_NN
,_,
here_RB
is_BEZ
proof_NN
that_CS
if_CS
james_NP
cameron_NP
had_HVD
written_VBN
a_DT
more_RBR
complex_JJ
screenplay_NN
,_,
it_PP
may_MD
not_XNOT
have_HV
done_DON
nearly_RB
as_CS
well_RB
._.
but_CC
don't_DO
get_VB
me_PP
wrong_JJ
._.
._.
._.
i_NN
hope_NN
the_DT
film_NN
does_DOZ
do_DO
well_JJ
._.
it_PP
's_BEZ
a_DT
vision_NN
of_IN
pure_JJ
visceral_JJ
enjoyment_NN
that_CS
hardly_RB
ever_RB
gets_VBZ
put_VBN
to_IN
the_DT
screen_NN
._.
i_PP
doubt_VB
most_DT
of_IN
us_PP
could_MD
have_HV
thought_VBN
of_IN
this_DT
place_NN
,_,
even_RB
in_IN
our_PP$
own_DT
mind_NN
._.
what_WDT
dreams_NNS
may_MD
come_VB
is_BEZ
the_DT
second_NN
best_RBS
film_NN
of_IN
the_DT
year_NN
when_CS
it_PP
comes_VBZ
to_IN
visuals_NNS
._.
the_DT
only_JJ
film_NN
that_CS
surpasses_NNS
it_PP
is_BEZ
dark_JJ
city_NN
._.
full_JJ
of_IN
rich_JJ
,_,
shocking_JJ
colors_NNS
,_,
we_PP
get_VB
to_TO
see_VB
a_DT
heaven_NN
that_CS
most_DT
of_IN
us_PP
would_MD
probably_RB
die_VB
to_IN
get_VB
to_IN
._.
but_CC
don't_DO
do_DO
that_CS
,_,
because_CS
you'll_???
end_NN
up_RP
going_VBG
to_IN
hell_NN
._.
what_WDT
dreams_NNS
may_MD
come_VB
begins_VBZ
with_IN
two_CD
boats_NNS
colliding_VBG
on_IN
a_DT
lake_NN
._.
chris_NP
"_"
christy_NN
"_"
nielsen_NP
(_(
robin_NP
williams_NP
)_)
is_BEZ
startled_VBN
by_IN
the_DT
sudden_JJ
jolt_???
,_,
but_CC
is_BEZ
even_RB
more_DT
startled_JJ
by_IN
the_DT
beauty_NN
of_IN
the_DT
woman_NN
in_IN
the_DT
other_JJ
boat_NN
._.
annie_NP
(_(
annabella_NN
sciorra_NP
)_)
spies_NNS
chris_NP
,_,
as_CS
well_RB
,_,
and_CC
both_RB
eventually_RB
bond_NN
and_CC
get_VB
married_JJ
._.
annie_NP
is_BEZ
an_DT
artist_NN
,_,
whose_WP$
paintings_NNS
are_BER
colorful_JJ
,_,
lush_JJ
,_,
and_CC
surrealistic_JJ
._.
chris_NP
is_BEZ
a_DT
doctor_NN
and_CC
loves_VBZ
annie_NP
more_RBR
than_CS
life_NN
itself_PPX
._.
they_PP
also_RB
have_HV
two_CD
children_NNS
,_,
marie_NP
(_(
jessica_NP
brooks_NP
)_)
and_CC
ian_NP
(_(
josh_NP
paddock_NN
)_)
._.
but_CC
one_CD
day_NN
,_,
the_DT
two_CD
children_NNS
are_BER
killed_VBN
in_IN
a_DT
car_NN
crash_NN
,_,
and_CC
it_PP
almost_RB
destroys_VBZ
annie_NP
._.
she_PP
tries_VBZ
to_IN
commit_VB
suicide_NN
,_,
but_CC
fails_VBZ
,_,
and_CC
is_BEZ
then_RB
put_VBN
in_IN
an_DT
institution_NN
._.
chris_NP
copes_NNS
with_IN
the_DT
problem_NN
by_IN
realizing_VBG
they_PP
aren't_BER
around_IN
anymore_RB
,_,
and_CC
nothing_PN
will_MD
change_VB
that_DT
._.
just_RB
as_CS
annie_NP
gets_VBZ
her_PP$
life_NN
back_RP
in_IN
order_NN
,_,
chris_NP
is_BEZ
killed_VBN
while_CS
trying_VBG
to_IN
save_NN
the_DT
life_NN
of_IN
a_DT
car_NN
crash_NN
victim_NN
._.
chris_NP
goes_VBZ
to_IN
heaven_NN
,_,
or_CC
his_PP$
version_NN
of_IN
heaven_NN
,_,
rather_RB
._.
guided_JJ
by_IN
albert_NP
(_(
cuba_NP
gooding_NN
,_,
jr_JJ
._.
)_)
,_,
chris_NP
explores_VBZ
his_PP$
new_JJ
surroundings_NNS
with_IN
pure_JJ
delight_NN
and_CC
joy_NN
._.
that_CS
is_BEZ
,_,
until_CS
he_PP
realizes_VBZ
how_WRB
miserable_JJ
he_PP
is_BEZ
without_IN
annie_NP
._.
prior_JJ
to_IN
heaven_NN
,_,
he_PP
would_MD
try_VB
to_IN
comfort_NN
annie_NP
,_,
but_CC
the_DT
more_RBR
he_PP
was_BEDZ
around_IN
,_,
the_DT
more_DT
pain_NN
she_PP
felt_VBD
._.
chris_NP
decides_VBZ
to_IN
leave_NN
her_PP
alone_RB
._.
little_DT
does_DOZ
he_PP
realize_VB
what_WDT
will_MD
happen_VB
next_OD
._.
i'm_???
not_XNOT
about_IN
to_TO
say_VB
,_,
because_CS
the_DT
plot_NN
point_NN
is_BEZ
crucial_JJ
to_TO
the_DT
rest_NN
of_IN
the_DT
story_NN
(_(
many_DT
critics_NNS
,_,
however_RB
,_,
give_VB
it_PP
away_RB
)_)
._.
certainly_RB
,_,
chris_NP
dying_JJ
is_BEZ
crucial_JJ
to_TO
the_DT
plot_NN
,_,
but_CC
they_PP
tell_VB
you_PP
that_CS
he_PP
dies_VBZ
in_IN
the_DT
previews_NNS
._.
story_NN
is_BEZ
not_XNOT
necessarily_RB
important_JJ
for_IN
this_DT
movie_NN
to_IN
work_NN
,_,
because_CS
it_PP
deals_VBZ
with_IN
the_DT
afterlife_NN
._.
however_RB
,_,
strangely_RB
,_,
virtually_RB
nothing_PN
is_BEZ
heard_VBN
of_IN
god_NP
or_CC
the_DT
devil_NN
._.
a_DT
couple_NN
of_IN
comments_NNS
here_RB
and_CC
there_RB
,_,
but_CC
the_DT
story_NN
maintains_VBZ
its_PP$
focus_NN
on_IN
chris_NP
and_CC
his_PP$
search_NN
for_IN
the_DT
love_NN
of_IN
his_PP$
life_NN
._.
"_"
we're_???
soul_NN
mates_NNS
!_!
"_"
chris_NP
exclaims_NNS
._.
heaven_NN
,_,
in_IN
movies_NNS
,_,
is_BEZ
almost_RB
always_RB
depicted_VBN
as_IN
a_DT
glowing_JJ
city_NN
of_IN
white_JJ
,_,
purity_NN
,_,
and_CC
love_NN
._.
usually_RB
,_,
it_PP
also_RB
looks_VBZ
like_IN
it_PP
rests_VBZ
among_IN
the_DT
clouds_NNS
._.
but_CC
what_WDT
dreams_NNS
may_MD
come_VB
goes_VBZ
a_DT
different_JJ
route_NN
._.
it_PP
shows_VBZ
us_PP
a_DT
heaven_NN
that_CS
most_DT
of_IN
us_PP
have_HV
never_RB
seen_VBN
before_IN
._.
chris_NP
'_"
heaven_NN
is_BEZ
his_PP$
memories_NNS
brought_VBN
to_IN
life_NN
._.
his_PP$
thoughts_NNS
can_MD
make_VB
anything_PN
real_JJ
,_,
and_CC
he_PP
makes_VBZ
the_DT
paintings_NNS
annie_NP
drew_NP
become_VB
his_PP$
heaven_NN
._.
"_"
i've_???
never_RB
seen_VBN
anyone_PN
use_VB
real_JJ
paint_NN
before_IN
,_,
"_"
albert_NP
says_VBZ
._.
equally_RB
good_JJ
as_CS
the_DT
depictions_NNS
of_IN
hell_NN
which_WDT
cast_VB
away_RB
the_DT
normal_JJ
stereotypes_NNS
of_IN
fire_NN
and_CC
brimstone_NN
._.
instead_RB
,_,
it_PP
's_BEZ
a_DT
state_NN
of_IN
being_BEG
._.
in_CD
one_CD
gloriously_JJ
horrific_JJ
scene_NN
,_,
chris_NP
and_CC
his_PP$
"_"
tracker_NN
"_"
(_(
max_NP
von_NP
sydow_NN
)_)
arrive_VB
at_IN
a_DT
sea_NN
of_IN
faces_NNS
._.
thousands_NNS
of_IN
heads_NNS
are_BER
stuck_VBN
above_IN
ground_NN
,_,
their_PP$
bodies_NNS
somewhere_RB
else_RB
._.
mostly_RB
dead_JJ
silent_JJ
,_,
some_DT
quips_NNS
are_BER
made_VBN
,_,
almost_RB
as_CS
if_CS
to_IN
lighten_VB
the_DT
mood_NN
._.
it_PP
's_BEZ
truly_RB
a_DT
frightening_JJ
sequence_NN
._.
production_NN
designer_NN
eugenio_NP
zanetti_NP
is_BEZ
definitely_RB
going_VBG
to_IN
be_BE
up_IN
for_IN
an_DT
oscar_NP
nomination_NN
._.
using_VBG
state_NN
of_IN
the_DT
art_NN
computer_NN
technology_NN
,_,
worlds_NNS
are_BER
created_VBN
for_IN
exploration_NN
._.
sometimes_RB
,_,
some_DT
scenes_NNS
play_VB
out_RP
as_IN
if_CS
they_PP
are_BER
only_RB
there_RB
for_IN
the_DT
visual_JJ
impact_NN
._.
it_PP
's_BEZ
not_XNOT
necessary_JJ
to_TO
be_BE
there_RB
,_,
but_CC
we_PP
appreciate_VB
seeing_VBG
it_PP
._.
costume_NN
designer_NN
yvonne_NP
blake_NP
(_(
who_WP
also_RB
appears_VBZ
in_IN
the_DT
film_NN
)_)
has_HVZ
done_DON
an_DT
incredible_JJ
job_NN
providing_VBG
some_DT
interesting_JJ
and_CC
colorful_JJ
costumes_NNS
._.
cinematographer_NN
eduardo_NP
serra_NP
,_,
whose_WP$
work_NN
was_BEDZ
last_OD
seen_VBN
in_IN
the_DT
luscious_JJ
wings_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
dove_NN
,_,
has_HVZ
a_DT
difficult_JJ
job_NN
,_,
as_CS
most_DT
cinematographers_NNS
do_DO
working_VBG
with_IN
special_JJ
effects_NNS
._.
but_CC
serra_NP
's_POS
entire_JJ
universe_NN
is_BEZ
a_DT
computer_NN
generated_VBN
image_NN
,_,
and_CC
he_PP
does_DOZ
a_DT
masterful_JJ
job_NN
._.
writer_NN
ron_NP
bass_NP
,_,
adapting_VBG
from_IN
the_DT
novel_NN
by_IN
richard_NP
matheson_NP
,_,
provides_VBZ
a_DT
very_RB
fluid_JJ
screenplay_NN
with_IN
no_DT
real_JJ
set_NN
plot_NN
._.
the_DT
story_NN
is_BEZ
extremely_RB
vague_JJ
in_IN
its_PP$
details_NNS
,_,
allowing_VBG
viewers_NNS
to_IN
think_NN
for_IN
themselves_PPX
about_IN
the_DT
meaning_NN
._.
and_CC
director_NN
vincent_NP
ward_NP
puts_VBZ
it_PP
all_PDT
together_RB
into_IN
his_PP$
final_JJ
vision_NN
._.
what_WDT
dreams_NNS
may_MD
come_VB
is_BEZ
a_DT
good_JJ
example_NN
of_IN
german_JJ
expressionism_NN
which_WDT
may_MD
just_RB
turn_VB
off_RP
a_DT
good_JJ
portion_NN
of_IN
the_DT
audience_NN
._.
your_PP$
average_JJ
movie_NN
goer_NN
more_DT
than_CS
likely_JJ
isn't_BEZ
used_VBN
to_IN
expressionistic_JJ
techniques_NNS
._.
the_DT
film_NN
will_MD
also_RB
definitely_RB
draw_VB
attention_NN
from_IN
religious_JJ
people_NN
,_,
but_CC
they_PP
shouldn't_???
take_VB
it_NN
too_RB
far_RB
._.
it_PP
is_BEZ
,_,
after_IN
all_PDT
,_,
just_RB
a_DT
movie_NN
._.
robin_NP
williams_NP
has_HVZ
continuously_RB
impressed_VBN
with_IN
his_PP$
dramatic_JJ
performances_NNS
,_,
while_CS
his_PP$
comedic_JJ
roles_NNS
have_HV
been_BEN
suffering_VBG
._.
his_PP$
comedy_NN
is_BEZ
perfection_NN
when_CS
he_PP
makes_VBZ
up_RP
his_PP$
own_DT
stuff_NN
,_,
but_CC
when_CS
is_BEZ
confined_VBN
by_IN
a_DT
screenplay_NN
,_,
he_PP
isn't_BEZ
quite_RB
as_IN
effective_JJ
._.
but_CC
drama_NN
is_BEZ
really_RB
his_PP$
strong_JJ
point_NN
,_,
and_CC
you_PP
can_MD
see_VB
that_DT
here_RB
._.
it_PP
's_BEZ
doubtful_JJ
he'll_???
get_VB
another_DT
oscar_NP
nomination_NN
,_,
but_CC
i_PP
wouldn't_MD
really_RB
mind_VB
if_CS
he_PP
did_DOD
._.
the_DT
real_JJ
surprise_NN
here_RB
is_BEZ
annabella_NN
sciorra_NP
who_WP
impressed_VBD
last_OD
year_NN
with_IN
cop_NN
land_NN
._.
this_DT
may_MD
be_BE
her_PP$
breakout_NN
role_NN
and_CC
may_MD
garner_NP
her_PP$
some_DT
much_RB
needed_VBN
attention_NN
._.
it_PP
's_BEZ
also_RB
quite_RB
possible_JJ
that_CS
she_PP
could_MD
get_VB
an_DT
oscar_NP
nomination_NN
._.
however_RB
,_,
the_DT
academy_NN
doesn't_DOZ
like_VB
to_TO
award_VB
performances_NNS
for_IN
these_DT
types_NNS
of_IN
films_NNS
._.
cuba_NP
gooding_NN
,_,
jr_JJ
._.
has_HVZ
been_BEN
better_RBR
,_,
but_CC
he_PP
's_BEZ
certainly_RB
not_XNOT
distracting_VBG
._.
max_NP
von_NP
sydow_NN
is_BEZ
underused_VBN
,_,
as_CS
are_BER
jessica_NP
brooks_NP
and_CC
josh_NP
paddock_NP
._.
a_DT
treat_NN
for_IN
some_DT
movie_NN
goers_NNS
is_BEZ
to_TO
see_VB
werner_NP
herzog_???
appear_VB
(_(
if_CS
they_PP
even_RB
recognize_VB
him_PP
)_)
as_IN
chris_NP
'_"
father_NN
lost_VBD
in_IN
the_DT
sea_NN
of_IN
faces_NNS
._.
it_PP
's_BEZ
not_XNOT
hard_JJ
to_TO
see_VB
why_WRB
herzog_???
would_MD
be_BE
attracted_VBN
to_IN
this_DT
film_NN
,_,
considering_VBG
he_PP
thinks_VBZ
that_CS
audiences_NNS
are_BER
starving_JJ
for_IN
great_JJ
images_NNS
._.
overall_JJ
,_,
it_PP
's_BEZ
williams_NP
and_CC
sciorra_NP
's_POS
film_NN
._.
what_WDT
dreams_NNS
may_MD
come_VB
is_BEZ
rated_VBN
pg-13_???
for_CS
thematic_JJ
elements_NNS
involving_VBG
death_NN
,_,
some_DT
disturbing_JJ
images_NNS
,_,
language_NN
,_,
and_CC
some_DT
partial_JJ
nudity_NN
._.
the_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
definitely_RB
aimed_VBN
at_IN
a_DT
more_DT
adult_NN
audience_NN
._.
some_DT
will_MD
find_VB
the_DT
plot_NN
distracting_VBG
._.
some_DT
will_MD
find_VB
the_DT
visuals_NNS
absolutely_RB
glorious_JJ
._.
and_CC
some_DT
will_MD
find_VB
both_RB
._.
the_DT
only_JJ
real_JJ
problem_NN
with_IN
the_DT
film_NN
,_,
that_CS
i_PP
could_MD
see_VB
,_,
was_BEDZ
that_DT
it_NN
slows_NNS
down_IN
considerably_RB
during_IN
the_DT
midsection_NP
,_,
just_RB
after_IN
we_PP
have_HV
been_BEN
immersed_JJ
in_IN
the_DT
visuals_NNS
and_CC
before_IN
the_DT
search_NN
for_IN
annie_NP
begins_VBZ
._.
by_IN
the_DT
way_NN
,_,
some_DT
controversy_NN
even_RB
surrounded_VBN
the_DT
title_NN
,_,
which_WDT
was_BEDZ
mistaken_VBN
for_IN
a_DT
sexual_JJ
term_NN
(_(
"_"
what_WDT
"_"
becomes_VBZ
"_"
wet_JJ
"_"
and_CC
you_PP
should_MD
understand_VB
)_)
._.
in_IN
actuality_NN
,_,
the_DT
title_NN
is_BEZ
from_IN
a_DT
soliloquy_NN
in_IN
hamlet_NP
._.
just_RB
thought_VBD
i_PP
should_MD
let_VB
you_PP
know_VB
._.