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at_IN
first_OD
glance_NN
,_,
three_CD
kings_NNS
looks_VBZ
to_TO
be_BE
just_RB
another_DT
war_NN
movie_NN
,_,
the_DT
90s_CD
version_NN
of_IN
all_PDT
those_DT
favourite_JJ
war_NN
movies_NNS
with_IN
names_NNS
i_PP
cannot_NN
remember_VB
._.
the_DT
90s_CD
version_NN
,_,
it_PP
definitely_RB
is_BEZ
,_,
just_RB
another_DT
war_NN
movie_NN
?_?
not_XNOT
in_IN
your_PP$
dreams_NNS
!_!
imagine_VB
pulp_NN
fiction_NN
approach_NN
to_IN
saving_NN
private_JJ
ryan_NP
,_,
thats_???
three_CD
kings_NP
for_IN
you_PP
._.
believe_VB
it_PP
or_CC
not_XNOT
,_,
it_PP
bears_VBZ
the_DT
cool_JJ
of_IN
the_DT
former_DT
and_CC
the_DT
stark_JJ
humane_JJ
meaning_NN
of_IN
the_DT
latter_DT
._.
the_DT
story_NN
brings_VBZ
us_PP
to_TO
the_DT
twilight_NN
of_IN
the_DT
gulf_NN
war_NN
,_,
with_IN
the_DT
allied_JJ
troops_NNS
victorious_JJ
._.
majpr_???
archie_JJ
gates_NNS
(_(
clooney_NP
)_)
leads_VBZ
an_DT
enterprising_JJ
bunch_NN
of_IN
grunts_NNS
to_IN
a_DT
rather_RB
unorthodox_JJ
post-war_JJ
looting_NN
spree_NN
;_;
the_DT
millions_NNS
in_IN
gold_NN
bars_NNS
secretly_RB
stowed_VBN
away_RB
by_IN
saddam_NP
in_IN
a_DT
desolate_JJ
village_NN
in_IN
the_DT
desert_NN
._.
as_CS
the_DT
rest_NN
of_IN
the_DT
troops_NNS
are_BER
celebrating_VBG
their_PP$
victory_NN
and_CC
getting_VBG
ready_JJ
to_IN
be_BE
shipped_VBD
home_NN
,_,
this_DT
`_"
wild_JJ
bunch_???
goes_VBZ
awol_???
on_IN
an_DT
armed_JJ
hum-vee_???
(_(
the_DT
vehicle_NN
of_IN
choice_NN
of_IN
the_DT
us_NP
army_NN
)_)
._.
they_PP
soon_RB
find_VB
out_RP
that_DT
they_PP
have_HV
much_DT
resistance_NN
,_,
as_CS
they_PP
get_VB
tangled_JJ
with_IN
the_DT
local_JJ
rebellion_NN
against_IN
saddams_???
forces_NNS
._.
frequently_RB
switching_VBG
their_PP$
modes_NNS
between_IN
looters_NNS
and_CC
robin_NP
hoods_???
merry_JJ
men_NNS
,_,
they_PP
become_VB
consciously_RB
attacked_VBN
by_IN
their_PP$
own_DT
morals_NNS
._.
as_CS
the_DT
film_NN
begins_VBZ
to_IN
roll_NN
,_,
it_PP
seemed_VBD
to_IN
have_HV
a_DT
rather_RB
`_"
light_???
mood_NN
to_IN
it_PP
._.
`_"
special_???
effects_NNS
such_DT
as_IN
when_CS
gates_NNS
describes_VBZ
to_TO
his_PP$
men_NNS
how_WRB
a_DT
bullet_NN
can_MD
kill_VB
simply_RB
paves_VBZ
the_DT
way_NN
for_IN
a_DT
light-hearted_VBN
funny_JJ
action_NN
movie_NN
._.
three_CD
kings_NNS
is_BEZ
much_DT
smarter_JJR
than_CS
that_DT
._.
as_CS
the_DT
conflict_NN
becomes_VBZ
more_DT
and_CC
more_DT
complex_JJ
,_,
the_DT
audience_NN
will_MD
be_BE
trapped_VBN
in_IN
a_DT
limbo_NN
,_,
trying_VBG
to_IN
stay_NN
focussed_VBN
on_IN
that_DT
light-mood_NN
/_SYM
serious-mood_NN
that_CS
the_DT
film_NN
seem_VB
to_IN
portray_VB
._.
i_PP
personally_RB
found_VBD
this_DT
analogous_JJ
to_IN
the_DT
same_DT
feelings_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
main_JJ
characters_NNS
involved_JJ
in_IN
the_DT
film_NN
;_;
trapped_VBN
between_IN
their_PP$
initial_JJ
plan_NN
paved_VBN
by_IN
greed_NN
and_CC
their_PP$
own_DT
sense_NN
of_IN
humanity_NN
._.
this_DT
simply_RB
made_VBN
the_DT
entire_JJ
experience_NN
of_IN
watching_VBG
three_CD
kings_NNS
truly_RB
brilliant_JJ
._.
action_NN
sequences_NNS
are_BER
not_XNOT
shot_VBN
as_IN
your_PP$
old-fashioned_JJ
war_NN
films_NNS
nor_CC
anything_PN
like_IN
steven_NP
spielbergs_???
in-your-face_NN
war_NN
violence_NN
._.
they_PP
are_BER
carefully_RB
built_VBN
to_IN
generate_VB
tension_NN
with_IN
just_RB
the_DT
right_NN
tight_RB
close-ups_NNS
and_CC
pauses_NNS
,_,
right_JJ
before_IN
the_DT
action_NN
starts_VBZ
._.
not_XNOT
john_NP
woo_VB
for_IN
sure_JJ
but_CC
more_DT
of_IN
sergio_???
leones_???
spaghetti_NN
western_JJ
style_NN
(_(
tons_NNS
of_IN
them_PP
starring_VBG
clint_NN
eastwood_NN
)_)
._.
great_JJ
performances_NNS
by_IN
clooney_NN
and_CC
wahlberg_NP
but_CC
the_DT
brilliance_NN
have_HV
to_TO
lie_VB
in_IN
the_DT
conception_NN
of_IN
this_DT
film_NN
;_;
the_DT
screenwriter_NN
and_CC
the_DT
director_NN
._.
three_CD
kings_NNS
ranks_NNS
among_IN
the_DT
best_JJS
films_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
year_NN
,_,
well_RB
,_,
for_IN
me_PP
at_IN
least_DT
._.
highly_RB
recommended_VBN
._.
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