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kirk_NP
douglas_NP
is_BEZ
one_CD
of_IN
those_DT
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american_JJ
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a_DT
simple_JJ
glance_NN
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most_DT
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pages_NNS
of_IN
dialogue_NN
._.
all_PDT
he_PP
has_HVZ
to_TO
do_DO
is_BEZ
look_VB
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someone_PN
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a_DT
raised_JJ
eyebrow_NN
,_,
and_CC
you_PP
instantly_RB
know_VB
what_WDT
he_PP
's_BEZ
thinking_VBG
._.
"_"
detective_NN
story_NN
"_"
features_NNS
one_CD
of_IN
kirk_NN
douglas_NP
's_POS
finest_JJS
performances_NNS
._.
he_PP
stars_NNS
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a_DT
new_JJ
york_NP
detective_NN
that_CS
has_HVZ
his_PP$
whole_JJ
world_NN
fall_NN
apart_RB
in_IN
one_CD
night_NN
._.
the_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
based_VBN
on_IN
a_DT
play_NN
,_,
and_CC
this_DT
is_BEZ
quite_RB
evident_JJ
,_,
as_CS
most_DT
of_IN
the_DT
movie_NN
takes_VBZ
place_NN
in_IN
the_DT
one-room_NN
flat_NN
that_CS
the_DT
detective_NN
's_POS
work_NN
in_IN
._.
the_DT
film_NN
opens_VBZ
with_IN
the_DT
douglas_NP
character_NN
getting_VBG
ready_JJ
to_IN
go_NN
home_NN
to_IN
his_PP$
wife_NN
,_,
but_CC
through_IN
a_DT
series_NN
of_IN
events_NNS
,_,
he_PP
never_RB
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makes_VBZ
it_PP
there_RB
._.
the_DT
bulk_NN
of_IN
the_DT
movie_NN
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the_DT
case_NN
of_IN
a_DT
man_NN
named_VBN
schneider_NN
,_,
a_DT
surgeon_NN
who_WP
routinely_RB
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abortions_NNS
with_IN
a_DT
high_JJ
fatality_NN
rate_NN
._.
however_RB
,_,
this_DT
schneider_NN
character_NN
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a_DT
connection_NN
in_IN
the_DT
past_NN
of_IN
douglas_NP
's_POS
wife_NN
;_;
a_DT
connection_NN
douglas_NP
himself_PPX
is_BEZ
not_XNOT
aware_JJ
of_IN
._.
many_DT
secrets_NNS
are_BER
revealed_VBN
in_IN
the_DT
last_OD
half_NN
hour_NN
of_IN
this_DT
film_NN
._.
secrets_NNS
i_NN
would_MD
not_XNOT
dream_VB
of_IN
giving_VBG
away_RB
._.
with_IN
a_DT
name_NN
like_IN
"_"
detective_NN
story_NN
"_"
,_,
one_CD
would_MD
assume_VB
the_DT
film_NN
would_MD
resemble_VB
an_DT
episode_NN
of_IN
"_"
nypd_???
blue_JJ
"_"
,_,
but_CC
it_PP
doesn't_DOZ
quite_RB
work_VB
out_RP
that_DT
way_NN
._.
however_RB
,_,
we_PP
do_DO
see_VB
douglas_NP
at_IN
work_NN
on_IN
a_DT
few_DT
other_JJ
cases_NNS
throughout_IN
the_DT
running_JJ
time_NN
._.
lee_NP
grant_NN
(_(
virtually_RB
unrecognizable_JJ
)_)
plays_NNS
a_DT
meek_JJ
jewish_JJ
woman_NN
arrested_VBN
for_IN
shoplifting_NN
._.
her_PP
scenes_NNS
with_IN
bendix_NN
,_,
another_DT
detective_NN
,_,
provide_VB
the_DT
movie_NN
with_IN
a_DT
few_DT
laughs_VBZ
._.
the_DT
performances_NNS
all_PDT
around_IN
are_BER
fantastic_JJ
._.
douglas_NP
may_MD
be_BE
the_DT
leader_NN
of_IN
this_DT
ensemble_NN
,_,
but_CC
he_PP
's_BEZ
not_XNOT
the_DT
center_NN
of_IN
attention_NN
all_PDT
the_DT
time_NN
._.
we_PP
get_VB
to_TO
catch_VB
a_DT
glimpse_NN
into_IN
other_JJ
cases_NNS
and_CC
other_JJ
detectives_NNS
working_VBG
on_IN
those_DT
cases_NNS
._.
which_WDT
brings_VBZ
me_PP
back_RP
to_IN
douglas_NP
._.
he_PP
has_HVZ
a_DT
really_RB
emotional_JJ
scene_NN
towards_IN
the_DT
end_NN
of_IN
the_DT
picture_NN
that_CS
really_RB
makes_VBZ
you_PP
feel_VB
for_IN
him_PP
._.
we_PP
can_MD
see_VB
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this_DT
is_BEZ
a_DT
man_NN
who_WP
has_HVZ
spent_VBN
his_PP$
whole_JJ
life_NN
trying_VBG
to_IN
eliminate_VB
crime_NN
,_,
but_CC
has_HVZ
finally_RB
realized_VBN
that_CS
what_WDT
he_PP
's_BEZ
really_RB
done_DON
is_BEZ
gotten_VB
back_JJ
at_IN
his_PP$
criminal_JJ
father_NN
._.
how_WRB
he_PP
handles_VBZ
coming_VBG
to_IN
terms_NNS
with_IN
this_DT
is_BEZ
something_PN
really_RB
worth_IN
seeing_VBG
._.
kirk_NP
douglas_NP
is_BEZ
the_DT
kind_NN
of_IN
actor_NN
we_PP
don't_DO
seem_VB
to_IN
see_NN
to_IN
much_DT
of_IN
these_DT
days_NNS
:_:
he_PP
's_BEZ
a_DT
tough_JJ
guy_NN
,_,
but_CC
the_DT
human_JJ
elements_NNS
are_BER
never_RB
hidden_VBN
too_RB
deeply_RB
underneath_IN
that_DT
gruff_JJ
exterior_NN
._.