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ingredients_NNS
:_:
london_NP
gal_???
,_,
fate_NN
,_,
true_JJ
love_NN
,_,
running_VBG
joke_NN
about_IN
monty_NN
python_NP
's_POS
spanish_JJ
inquisition_NN
synopsis_NN
:_:
american_JJ
actress_NN
gwyneth_NP
paltrow_NP
with_IN
dark_JJ
hair_NN
,_,
playing_VBG
a_DT
londoner_NN
?_?
believe_VB
it_PP
._.
sliding_JJ
doors_NNS
is_BEZ
a_DT
love_NN
'what_RB
if_CS
'_"
story_NN
._.
the_DT
gimmick_NN
is_BEZ
that_CS
it_PP
's_BEZ
really_RB
two_CD
stories_NNS
:_:
the_DT
film_NN
follows_VBZ
the_DT
life_NN
of_IN
helen_NP
(_(
gwyneth_NP
paltrow_NN
)_)
down_RP
two_CD
directions_NNS
._.
in_IN
the_DT
beginning_NN
,_,
likeable_JJ
gal_???
'helen_JJ
'_"
(_)
gwyneth_NP
paltrow_NP
)_)
gets_VBZ
unexpectedly_RB
fired_VBN
from_IN
her_PP$
advertising_NN
job_NN
._.
so_RB
she_PP
goes_VBZ
into_IN
the_DT
subway_NN
train_NN
station_NN
meaning_NN
to_IN
return_NN
home_NN
early_JJ
to_IN
her_PP$
apartment_NN
and_CC
her_PP$
sleeping_NN
live-in_???
lover_NN
gerry_NP
(_(
john_NP
lynch_NN
)_)
._.
helen_NP
doesn't_DOZ
know_VB
it_PP
,_,
but_CC
she_PP
is_BEZ
at_IN
a_DT
fateful_JJ
junction_NN
in_IN
life_NN
:_:
2_CD
)_)
if_CS
she_PP
enters_VBZ
through_IN
the_DT
sliding_JJ
door_NN
of_IN
a_DT
london_NP
subway_NN
train_NN
her_PP
life_NN
takes_VBZ
one_CD
path_NN
with_IN
one_CD
future_NN
2_CD
)_)
if_CS
she_PP
stays_VBZ
on_IN
the_DT
platform_NN
her_PP
life_NN
takes_VBZ
another_DT
path_NN
with_IN
a_DT
different_JJ
future_NN
._.
the_DT
film_NN
shows_VBZ
what_WDT
happens_VBZ
in_IN
both_PDT
paths_NNS
,_,
switching_VBG
back_RP
and_CC
forth_RB
between_IN
intertwined_JJ
,_,
parallel_JJ
stories_NNS
._.
in_IN
story_NN
one_CD
,_,
helen_NP
meets_VBZ
a_DT
charming_JJ
and_CC
talkative_JJ
monty_NN
python_NN
fan_NN
named_VBN
james_NP
(_(
john_NP
hannah_NP
)_)
on_IN
the_DT
train_NN
._.
arriving_VBG
home_NN
early_JJ
,_,
she_PP
discovers_VBZ
that_CS
her_PP
live-in_???
,_,
gerry_NP
(_(
john_NP
lynch_NN
)_)
,_,
is_BEZ
having_HVG
sex_NN
with_IN
his_PP$
former_DT
lover_NN
lydia_NP
(_(
jeanne_NP
tripplehorn_NP
)_)
._.
this_DT
leads_VBZ
to_IN
a_DT
life_NN
where_CS
helen_NP
moves_VBZ
out_RP
._.
helen_NP
's_POS
winsome_JJ
new_JJ
friend_NN
james_NP
helps_VBZ
her_PP$
recover_VB
from_IN
a_DT
broken_JJ
heart_NN
,_,
and_CC
encourages_VBZ
her_PP$
to_TO
start_VB
her_PP$
own_DT
business_NN
._.
in_IN
story_NN
two_CD
,_,
helen_NP
experiences_NNS
a_DT
different_JJ
fate_NN
._.
she_PP
misses_VBZ
the_DT
train_NN
,_,
never_RB
meets_VBZ
james_NP
,_,
and_CC
doesn't_DOZ
get_VB
home_NN
early_JJ
enough_RB
to_TO
discover_VB
gerry_NP
's_POS
infidelity_NN
._.
in_IN
this_DT
new_JJ
life_NN
,_,
helen_NP
takes_VBZ
up_RP
odd_JJ
menial_JJ
jobs_NNS
,_,
and_CC
faces_NNS
the_DT
constant_JJ
sneaking_NN
suspicion_NN
that_CS
all_PDT
is_BEZ
not_XNOT
right_JJ
with_IN
her_PP$
relationship_NN
with_IN
gerry_NP
._.
will_MD
the_DT
truth_NN
of_IN
the_DT
heart_NN
finally_RB
work_NN
its_PP$
way_NN
through_IN
a_DT
number_NN
of_IN
problems_NNS
and_CC
setbacks_NNS
in_IN
both_PDT
scenarios_NNS
?_?
opinion_NN
:_:
rejoice_VB
all_RB
ye_PP
monty_NN
python_NN
fans_NNS
,_,
gwyneth_NP
paltrow_NP
fans_NNS
,_,
and_CC
watchers_NNS
of_IN
quirky_JJ
romance_NN
flicks_VBZ
._.
at_IN
last_OD
here_RB
's_BEZ
proof_NN
that_CS
there_EX
's_BEZ
still_RB
creativity_NN
in_IN
1990s_CD
filmmaking_NN
._.
sliding_JJ
doors_NNS
is_BEZ
refreshingly_RB
different_JJ
from_IN
anything_PN
this_DT
year_NN
._.
not_XNOT
only_RB
is_BEZ
it_PP
a_DT
well-acted_JJ
,_,
heartwarming_VBG
film_NN
,_,
but_CC
it_PP
's_BEZ
also_RB
easily_RB
gwyneth_NP
paltrow_NP
's_POS
best_JJS
recent_JJ
performance_NN
._.
when_CS
helen_NP
(_(
paltrow_NP
)_)
screams_NNS
that_CS
her_PP
unfaithful_JJ
boyfriend_NN
is_BEZ
a_DT
'shagging_NN
wanker_NN
,_,
'_"
(_(
a_DT
british_JJ
phrase_NN
better_RBR
left_JJ
untranslated_JJ
)_)
she_PP
sounds_VBZ
like_IN
she_PP
knows_VBZ
what_WDT
she_PP
's_BEZ
talking_VBG
about_IN
!_!
nor_CC
does_DOZ
sliding_JJ
doors_NNS
go_VB
overboard_RB
with_IN
formulaic_JJ
true_JJ
love_NN
or_CC
other_JJ
stereotypes_NNS
._.
nobody_PN
scrambles_VBZ
around_IN
in_IN
danger_NN
,_,
screaming_VBG
,_,
"_"
i_PP
will_MD
find_VB
you_PP
no_DT
matter_NN
what_WDT
,_,
my_PP$
darling_NN
!_!
"_"
when_CS
helen_NP
finds_VBZ
herself_PPX
on_IN
a_DT
boat_NN
in_IN
the_DT
starlight_NN
with_IN
james_NP
,_,
she_PP
doesn't_DOZ
take_VB
the_DT
easy_JJ
way_NN
out_RP
and_CC
leap_NN
into_IN
his_PP$
arms_NNS
,_,
since_CS
she_PP
's_BEZ
supposed_JJ
to_TO
be_BE
recovering_VBG
from_IN
heartache_NN
._.
and_CC
handsome_JJ
live-in_???
boyfriend_NN
gerry_NP
isn't_BEZ
the_DT
stereotypical_JJ
screen_NN
hunk_???
(_(
either_DT
a_DT
stud_???
or_CC
a_DT
snob_???
)_(
._.
instead_RB
he_PP
's_BEZ
a_DT
nervous_JJ
and_CC
indecisive_JJ
,_,
almost_RB
helpless_JJ
hunk_???
._.
another_DT
example_NN
:_:
when_CS
one_CD
of_IN
the_DT
protagonists_NNS
lies_VBZ
wounded_JJ
in_IN
a_DT
hospital_NN
,_,
sliding_VBG
doors_NNS
gives_VBZ
us_PP
neither_RB
the_DT
'hospital_NN
miracle_NN
'_"
nor_CC
a_DT
maudlin_NP
tragedy_NN
but_CC
surprises_NNS
us_PP
with_IN
a_DT
third_OD
variation_NN
._.
in_IN
other_JJ
words_NNS
,_,
all_PDT
of_IN
the_DT
characters_NNS
seem_VB
non-stereotyped_JJ
,_,
human_JJ
,_,
and_CC
local_JJ
._.
there_EX
are_BER
minor_JJ
inconveniences_NNS
._.
since_CS
sliding_VBG
doors_NNS
switches_NNS
back_NN
and_CC
forth_RB
between_IN
two_CD
possible_JJ
fates_NNS
,_,
it_PP
's_BEZ
occasionally_RB
difficult_JJ
to_IN
distinguish_VB
between_IN
the_DT
two_CD
._.
distinguishing_VBG
between_IN
the_DT
two_CD
stories_NNS
isn't_BEZ
a_DT
problem_NN
in_IN
the_DT
scenes_NNS
containing_VBG
paltrow_RB
,_,
who_WP
sports_NNS
two_CD
different_JJ
hairstyles_NNS
._.
but_CC
in_IN
scenes_NNS
containing_VBG
only_RB
lydia_NP
and_CC
gerry_NP
,_,
who_WP
look_VB
the_DT
same_DT
in_IN
both_PDT
stories_NNS
,_,
it_PP
's_BEZ
slightly_RB
confusing_JJ
._.
also_RB
,_,
quite_RB
a_DT
few_DT
snappy_JJ
comebacks_NNS
referring_VBG
to_IN
american_JJ
pop_NN
culture_NN
(_(
seinfeld_NP
,_,
woody_NP
allen_NP
,_,
etc_RB
._.
)_)
are_BER
spoken_VBN
by_IN
the_DT
british_JJ
characters_NNS
._.
but_CC
these_DT
seem_VB
slightly_RB
forced_JJ
,_,
given_VBN
that_CS
the_DT
remaining_JJ
dialogue_NN
is_BEZ
predominantly_RB
british_JJ
slang_NN
._.
possibly_RB
an_DT
attempt_NN
by_IN
the_DT
screenwriter_NN
to_IN
balance_NN
the_DT
british_JJ
so_RB
that_CS
american_JJ
audiences_NNS
can_MD
feel_VB
more_DT
comfortable_JJ
?_?
sliding_JJ
doors_NNS
is_BEZ
a_DT
charming_JJ
,_,
quirky_JJ
,_,
original_JJ
,_,
happy_JJ
romance_NN
with_IN
a_DT
little_JJ
'philosophy_NN
of_IN
fate_NN
'_"
thrown_VBN
in_IN
._.
monty_NN
python_NP
and_CC
the_DT
meaning_NN
of_IN
fate_NN
,_,
anybody_PN
?_?