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after_IN
the_DT
simple_JJ
looking_VBG
little_DT
spacecraft_NN
lands_NNS
in_IN
a_DT
automobile_NN
wrecking_VBG
yard_NN
,_,
out_RP
steps_VBZ
a_DT
steel-gray_NP
,_,
human-like_NN
creature_NN
with_IN
aquamarine_JJ
eyes_NNS
and_CC
clad_VBN
in_IN
a_DT
muscular_JJ
suit_NN
._.
spencer_NP
,_,
the_DT
boy_NN
who_WP
observes_VBZ
this_DT
,_,
having_HVG
seen_VBN
his_PP$
fill_NN
of_IN
science_NN
fiction_NN
flicks_VBZ
,_,
figures_NNS
this_DT
thing_NN
must_MD
be_BE
a_DT
robot_NN
from_IN
outer_JJ
space_NN
._.
with_IN
the_DT
exception_NN
of_IN
disney_NP
and_CC
a_DT
few_DT
others_NNS
,_,
most_DT
studios_NNS
view_NN
children_NNS
's_POS
films_NNS
as_IN
a_DT
way_NN
to_IN
ship_NN
a_DT
cheap_JJ
and_CC
unimaginative_JJ
product_NN
and_CC
thereby_RB
make_VB
a_DT
quick_JJ
profit_NN
._.
star_NN
kid_NN
stands_VBZ
out_RP
as_IN
that_DT
rare_JJ
kids_NNS
'_"
film_NN
that_CS
is_BEZ
undoubtedly_RB
low-budget_NN
but_CC
is_BEZ
also_RB
highly_RB
imaginative_JJ
._.
remember_VB
,_,
the_DT
robot_NN
?_?
it_PP
wasn't_BEDZ
one_CD
at_IN
all_PDT
but_CC
rather_RB
a_DT
"_"
phase_NN
one_CD
assault_NN
cyborsuit_NN
._.
"_"
the_DT
cyborsuit_NN
is_BEZ
actually_RB
a_DT
prototype_NN
combat_NN
enhancer_NN
developed_VBN
by_IN
the_DT
trelkins_NNS
and_CC
jettisoned_VBD
for_IN
latter_DT
retrieval_NN
when_CS
they_PP
are_BER
under_IN
attack_NN
from_IN
the_DT
invading_JJ
broodwarriors_NNS
._.
the_DT
significant_JJ
twist_NN
in_IN
the_DT
story_NN
is_BEZ
that_CS
spencer_NP
gets_VBZ
to_IN
go_NN
inside_IN
the_DT
cyborsuit_NN
,_,
and_CC
the_DT
cyborsuit_NN
,_,
nicknamed_VBD
cy_???
,_,
has_HVZ
plenty_RB
of_IN
spunk_VBN
._.
cy_???
keeps_VBZ
questioning_NN
the_DT
kid_NN
about_IN
everything_PN
including_IN
words_NNS
like_IN
"_"
cool_JJ
._.
"_"
upon_IN
hearing_NN
that_CS
"_"
command_NN
,_,
"_"
cy_???
starts_NNS
rapidly_RB
decreasing_JJ
the_DT
temperature_NN
in_IN
the_DT
cyborsuit_NN
until_CS
spencer_NP
screams_NNS
for_IN
him_PP
to_IN
stop_NN
._.
and_CC
when_CS
cy_???
speaks_VBZ
,_,
we_PP
see_VB
spencer_NP
's_POS
view_NN
,_,
the_DT
backside_NN
of_IN
cy_???
's_NNS
lips_NNS
and_CC
eyes_NNS
._.
as_CS
12-year-old_NN
spencer_NP
,_,
joseph_NP
mazzello_NP
from_IN
the_DT
jurassic_JJ
park_NN
film_NN
series_NN
gives_VBZ
a_DT
remarkably_RB
good_JJ
performance_NN
as_IN
a_DT
wimpy_???
and_CC
initially_RB
tongue-tied_JJ
kid_NN
._.
even_RB
when_CS
enclosed_VBN
in_IN
his_PP$
powerful_JJ
new_JJ
cyborsuit_NN
,_,
he_PP
has_HVZ
his_PP$
fears_NNS
but_CC
he_PP
learns_VBZ
to_IN
overcome_JJ
them_PP
._.
"_"
if_CS
you_PP
run_VB
away_RB
,_,
things_NNS
don't_DO
get_VB
better_JJR
,_,
whether_CS
it_PP
's_BEZ
bullies_NNS
,_,
spiders_NNS
,_,
or_CC
girls_NNS
,_,
"_"
his_PP$
science_NN
teacher_NN
advises_VBZ
him_PP
after_IN
he_PP
has_HVZ
difficulties_NNS
dealing_VBG
with_IN
all_PDT
three_CD
._.
turbo_???
(_(
joey_NP
simmrin_NN
)_)
,_,
the_DT
school_NN
's_POS
chubby_JJ
bully_NN
,_,
beats_VBZ
up_RP
on_IN
him_PP
,_,
spiders_NNS
frighten_VB
him_PP
,_,
and_CC
,_,
most_RBS
embarrassing_JJ
of_IN
all_PDT
,_,
he_PP
can't_MD
speak_VB
when_CS
in_IN
the_DT
presence_NN
of_IN
his_PP$
would-be_JJ
girlfriend_NN
._.
with_IN
his_PP$
cyborsuit_NN
on_IN
,_,
he_PP
learns_VBZ
some_DT
bravery_NN
that_CS
transcends_NNS
his_PP$
time_NN
inside_IN
cy_???
._.
spencer_NP
lives_NNS
with_IN
his_PP$
dad_NN
and_CC
his_PP$
older_JJR
teenage_JJ
sister_NN
stacey_NP
,_,
played_VBD
by_IN
a_DT
smart-mouthed_JJ
ashlee_NN
levitch_NN
,_,
who_WP
looks_VBZ
like_IN
a_DT
younger_JJR
sarah_NP
jessica_NP
parker_NP
._.
stacey_NP
derides_VBZ
her_PP$
brother_NN
,_,
whom_WP
she_PP
barely_RB
tolerates_VBZ
,_,
by_IN
referring_VBG
to_IN
him_PP
only_RB
as_CS
"_"
the_DT
fungus_NN
._.
"_"
this_DT
whole_JJ
setup_???
for_CS
spencer_NP
's_POS
downtrodden_NN
and_CC
delightfully_RB
funny_JJ
life_NN
makes_VBZ
his_PP$
acquisition_NN
of_IN
some_DT
superhuman_JJ
powers_NNS
a_DT
source_NN
of_IN
mirth_NN
and_CC
empowerment_NN
._.
the_DT
beauty_NN
of_IN
mazzello_NP
's_POS
performance_NN
is_BEZ
that_CS
you_PP
can_MD
vicariously_RB
experience_VB
his_PP$
fear_NN
and_CC
share_NN
in_IN
his_PP$
enjoyment_NN
when_CS
he_PP
goes_VBZ
after_IN
the_DT
bully_NN
to_IN
teach_VB
him_PP
a_DT
lesson_NN
he'll_???
not_XNOT
soon_RB
forget_VB
._.
the_DT
ensuing_JJ
mayhem_NN
has_HVZ
some_DT
of_IN
the_DT
home_NN
alone_RB
antics_NNS
,_,
but_CC
the_DT
slapstick_NN
is_BEZ
kept_VBN
tightly_RB
under_IN
control_NN
by_IN
writer_NN
and_CC
director_NN
manny_NN
coto_???
so_RB
that_RB
one_CD
never_RB
feels_VBZ
embarrassed_JJ
to_IN
be_BE
laughing_JJ
._.
the_DT
romantic_JJ
angle_NN
is_BEZ
handled_VBN
ever_RB
so_RB
delicately_RB
._.
when_CS
cy_???
wishes_VBZ
to_TO
know_VB
if_CS
spencer_NP
wants_VBZ
to_IN
mate_NN
with_IN
the_DT
object_NN
of_IN
his_PP$
desire_NN
,_,
michelle_NP
(_(
lauren_NP
eckstrom_NN
)_)
,_,
his_PP$
eyes_NNS
open_JJ
wide_JJ
in_IN
revulsion_NN
._.
"_"
mate_NN
with_IN
her_PP$
!_!
"_"
spencer_NP
exclaims_NNS
._.
"_"
pllllleeeeease_NN
,_,
i_PP
just_RB
like_IN
her_PP$
that_DT
's_BEZ
all_PDT
._.
"_"
the_DT
show_NN
has_HVZ
many_DT
funny_JJ
twists_NNS
._.
in_IN
one_CD
,_,
cy_???
sees_VBZ
a_NN
man_NN
in_IN
a_DT
barney-like_NN
costume_NN
and_CC
begins_VBZ
firing_NN
at_IN
him_PP
,_,
thinking_VBG
he_PP
is_BEZ
an_DT
alien_JJ
life-form_NN
._.
soon_RB
things_NNS
get_VB
way_NN
out_RP
of_IN
hand_NN
,_,
and_CC
cy_???
and_CC
spencer_NP
have_HV
to_TO
beat_VB
a_DT
hasty_JJ
retreat_NN
._.
as_CS
proof_NN
positive_JJ
of_IN
the_DT
show_NN
's_POS
class_NN
,_,
it_PP
actually_RB
contains_VBZ
tasteful_JJ
bathroom_NN
humor_NN
--_???
thought_VBD
that_CS
was_BEDZ
an_DT
oxymoron_NN
in_IN
a_DT
kids_NNS
'_"
picture_NN
,_,
didn't_DOD
you_PP
?_?
cy_???
cannot_NN
allow_VB
spencer_NP
to_IN
leave_NN
the_DT
cyborsuit_NN
,_,
and_CC
what_WDT
happens_VBZ
when_CS
he_PP
needs_VBZ
to_IN
urinate_JJ
becomes_VBZ
both_RB
sweet_JJ
and_CC
hilarious_JJ
._.
the_DT
director_NN
's_POS
staging_NN
of_IN
this_DT
sequence_NN
is_BEZ
one_CD
of_IN
the_DT
film_NN
's_POS
more_DT
charming_JJ
moments_NNS
._.
oh_UH
,_,
and_CC
eating_VBG
is_BEZ
pretty_JJ
funny_JJ
too_RB
._.
spencer_NP
,_,
whose_WP$
idol_???
is_BEZ
the_DT
comic_NN
book_NN
character_NN
"_"
midknight_NN
warrior_NN
,_,
"_"
gets_VBZ
to_IN
face_NN
the_DT
challenge_NN
of_IN
a_DT
lifetime_NN
when_CS
a_DT
broodwarrior_JJ
comes_VBZ
to_TO
capture_VB
the_DT
cyborsuit_NN
._.
spencer_NP
's_POS
valiant_JJ
battle_NN
gives_VBZ
him_PP
a_DT
chance_NN
to_IN
find_VB
his_PP$
mettle_NN
._.
and_CC
the_DT
action_NN
sequences_NNS
in_IN
the_DT
battle_NN
manage_VB
to_IN
be_BE
quite_RB
respectable_JJ
for_IN
a_DT
kids_NNS
'_"
show_VB
full_JJ
of_IN
inventiveness_NN
and_CC
lacking_VBG
the_DT
usual_JJ
repetition_NN
._.
for_IN
a_DT
family_NN
movie_NN
mixing_NN
humor_NN
,_,
fantasy_NN
,_,
and_CC
action_NN
,_,
star_NN
kid_NN
delivers_VBZ
._.
although_CS
it_PP
's_BEZ
probably_RB
not_XNOT
the_DT
sort_NN
of_IN
movie_NN
you'd_???
want_NN
to_IN
see_VB
without_IN
kids_NNS
,_,
with_IN
them_PP
you'll_???
have_HV
a_DT
magical_JJ
time_NN
with_IN
a_DT
relatively_RB
straightforward_JJ
but_CC
well_RB
developed_VBN
story_NN
._.
you'll_???
be_BE
rooting_CS
for_IN
and_CC
laughing_VBG
with_IN
spencer_NP
and_CC
his_PP$
buddy_JJ
cy_???
all_PDT
the_DT
way_NN
through_IN
._.
star_NN
kid_NN
runs_VBZ
41_CD
:_:
41_CD
._.
it_PP
is_BEZ
rated_VBN
pg_NP
for_IN
fantasy_NN
combat_NN
._.
although_CS
the_DT
basically_RB
cartoonish_JJ
broodwarrior_JJ
might_MD
scare_VB
the_DT
littlest_NN
kids_NNS
,_,
i_PP
saw_VBD
none_PN
of_IN
this_DT
in_IN
evidence_NN
in_IN
our_PP$
packed_JJ
screening_NN
,_,
so_RB
i_PP
would_MD
say_VB
the_DT
show_NN
is_BEZ
fine_JJ
for_IN
kids_NNS
five_CD
and_CC
up_RP
,_,
and_CC
possibly_RB
the_DT
younger_JJR
ones_NNS
._.
my_PP$
son_NN
jeffrey_NP
,_,
age_NN
8_CD
,_,
got_VBD
really_RB
excited_JJ
about_IN
the_DT
picture_NN
._.
he_PP
called_VBD
it_PP
"_"
an_DT
especially_RB
good_JJ
movie_NN
"_"
and_CC
gave_VBD
it_PP
*_???
*_???
*_???
*_???
._.
when_CS
i_PP
asked_VBD
him_PP
to_IN
tell_VB
me_NN
his_PP$
favorite_JJ
characters_NNS
,_,
he_PP
mentioned_VBD
almost_RB
everyone_PN
in_IN
it_PP
from_IN
the_DT
boy_NN
to_IN
the_DT
cyborsuit_NN
to_IN
the_DT
bully_NN
._.