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capsule_NN
:_:
the_DT
director_NN
of_IN
cure_NN
brings_VBZ
a_DT
weird_JJ
and_CC
very_RB
complex_JJ
concept_NN
to_IN
the_DT
screen_NN
._.
one_CD
viewing_NN
will_MD
not_XNOT
be_BE
enough_RB
to_IN
understand_VB
fully_RB
the_DT
premise_NN
of_IN
pulse_NN
._.
the_DT
idea_NN
is_BEZ
something_PN
about_IN
ghosts_NNS
and_CC
the_DT
internet_NN
._.
the_DT
film_NN
has_HVZ
an_DT
amazing_JJ
apocalyptic_JJ
style_NN
._.
,_,
+_SYM
4_CD
(_(
-4_???
to_TO
+_SYM
4_CD
)_)
perhaps_RB
the_DT
most_DT
disturbing_JJ
(_(
and_CC
disturbed_VBN
?_?
)_)
filmmaker_NN
in_IN
the_DT
world_NN
is_BEZ
kiyoshi_NP
kurosawa_NP
._.
his_PP$
films_NNS
all_PDT
seem_VB
to_TO
have_HV
one_CD
style_NN
,_,
bleak_JJ
._.
the_DT
worlds_NNS
he_PP
creates_VBZ
are_BER
terrifying_JJ
and_CC
cold_JJ
._.
little_DT
known_JJ
in_IN
the_DT
us_NP
to_IN
date_NN
,_,
his_PP$
films_NNS
deliver_VB
the_DT
kind_NN
of_IN
horror_NN
that_CS
so_RB
many_DT
of_IN
our_PP$
filmmakers_NNS
promise_VB
and_CC
are_BER
unable_JJ
to_TO
deliver_VB
._.
most_DT
of_IN
his_PP$
ideas_NNS
are_BER
fresh_JJ
and_CC
at_IN
the_DT
same_DT
time_NN
morbid_JJ
._.
his_PP$
1998_CD
film_NN
cure_NN
,_,
with_IN
one_CD
of_IN
his_PP$
niftiest_NN
ideas_NNS
,_,
is_BEZ
just_RB
now_RB
getting_VBG
a_DT
sadly_RB
limited_JJ
release_NN
in_IN
the_DT
us_NP
and_CC
hopefully_RB
enough_RB
people_NN
will_MD
see_VB
it_PP
that_CS
his_PP$
name_NN
will_MD
soon_RB
be_BE
one_CD
to_IN
conjure_VB
with_IN
._.
cure_NN
is_BEZ
probably_RB
his_PP$
classic_JJ
._.
last_OD
year_NN
he_PP
released_JJ
seance_NN
,_,
a_DT
remake_VB
of_IN
seance_NN
on_IN
a_DT
wet_JJ
afternoon_NN
._.
that_CS
was_BEDZ
perhaps_RB
a_DT
miscalculation_NN
inserting_VBG
supernatural_JJ
elements_NNS
into_IN
a_DT
non-supernatural_JJ
story_NN
._.
pulse_NN
is_BEZ
kurosawa_NP
back_NN
on_IN
form_NN
._.
taguchi_NP
,_,
a_DT
young_JJ
computer_NN
expert_NN
,_,
is_BEZ
late_JJ
with_IN
his_PP$
delivery_NN
of_IN
some_DT
important_JJ
software_NN
._.
two_CD
co-workers_NNS
go_VB
to_IN
his_PP$
apartment_NN
and_CC
find_VB
it_PP
a_DT
dismal_JJ
dark_NN
affair_NN
in_IN
spite_NN
of_IN
his_PP$
computer_NN
equipment_NN
._.
taguchi_NP
,_,
acting_VBG
very_RB
strangely_RB
,_,
lets_VBZ
his_PP$
friends_NNS
look_VB
for_IN
the_DT
missing_JJ
software_NN
._.
meanwhile_RB
he_PP
slips_VBZ
behind_IN
a_DT
plastic_NN
curtain_NN
._.
when_CS
he_PP
fails_VBZ
to_IN
respond_VB
to_IN
calls_NNS
his_PP$
friends_NNS
follow_VB
him_PP
behind_IN
the_DT
curtain_NN
and_CC
discover_VB
he_PP
has_HVZ
hanged_VBN
himself_PPX
._.
if_CS
that_DT
was_BEDZ
not_XNOT
horror_NN
enough_DT
the_DT
body_NN
seems_VBZ
to_IN
disappear_VB
leaving_NN
just_RB
a_DT
strange_JJ
dark_NN
mildew-like_IN
spot_NN
on_IN
the_DT
wall_NN
._.
taguchi_NP
's_POS
computer_NN
seems_VBZ
to_IN
have_HV
been_BEN
infected_VBN
with_IN
some_DT
kind_NN
of_IN
computer_NN
virus_NN
._.
people_NN
whose_WP$
computer_NN
gets_VBZ
the_DT
virus_NN
seem_VB
superficially_RB
to_IN
die_FW
via_IN
suicide_NN
._.
but_CC
they_PP
are_BER
not_XNOT
entirely_RB
dead_JJ
._.
their_PP$
spirits_NNS
seem_VB
to_IN
remain_VB
present_JJ
somehow_RB
in_IN
the_DT
real_JJ
world_NN
and_CC
on_IN
the_DT
internet_NN
._.
people_NN
who_WP
get_VB
the_DT
computer_NN
virus_NN
are_BER
asked_VBN
if_CS
they_PP
want_VB
to_TO
see_VB
a_DT
ghost_NN
._.
if_CS
they_PP
say_VB
yes_UH
,_,
they_PP
seem_VB
to_TO
be_BE
able_JJ
to_TO
see_VB
real_JJ
time_NN
images_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
spirits_NNS
still_RB
nearby_JJ
somehow_RB
._.
the_DT
computer_NN
shows_VBZ
them_PP
impossible_JJ
images_NNS
of_IN
ghosts_NNS
in_IN
their_PP$
own_DT
rooms_NNS
as_IN
seen_VBN
from_IN
cameras_NNS
that_CS
do_DO
not_XNOT
exist_VB
._.
this_DT
is_BEZ
all_PDT
somehow_RB
connected_VBN
to_IN
heaven_NN
and_CC
hell_NN
somehow_RB
filling_VBG
up_RP
and_CC
overflowing_VBG
"_"
like_IN
a_DT
computer_NN
disk_NN
._.
"_"
instead_RB
the_DT
dead_JJ
seem_VB
to_IN
be_BE
staying_NN
on_IN
earth_NN
and_CC
inhabiting_VBG
computer_NN
viruses_NNS
._.
there_EX
is_BEZ
some_DT
sort_NN
of_IN
passage_NN
between_IN
worlds_NNS
having_HVG
something_PN
to_TO
do_DO
with_IN
doors_NNS
marked_VBN
with_IN
red_JJ
tape_NN
and_CC
strange_JJ
electronic_JJ
disturbances_NNS
on_IN
computers_NNS
._.
leave_VB
it_PP
to_IN
kurosawa_NP
to_IN
find_NN
a_DT
new_JJ
kind_NN
of_IN
death_NN
._.
this_DT
is_BEZ
a_DT
film_NN
that_CS
has_HVZ
more_DT
weird_JJ
ideas_NNS
piled_VBN
together_RB
than_CS
lifeforce_NN
and_CC
somehow_RB
kurosawa_NP
makes_VBZ
the_DT
film_NN
all_PDT
work_NN
._.
it_PP
may_MD
not_XNOT
totally_RB
convey_VB
his_PP$
message_NN
of_IN
isolation_NN
and_CC
its_PP$
parallels_NNS
to_IN
death_NN
,_,
but_CC
whatever_WDT
it_PP
does_DOZ
convey_VB
is_BEZ
nightmarish_JJ
._.
kurosawa_NP
,_,
who_WP
directs_VBZ
his_PP$
own_DT
screenplay_NN
,_,
ties_NNS
his_PP$
story_NN
into_IN
the_DT
real_JJ
world_NN
with_IN
some_DT
familiar_JJ
and_CC
accurate_JJ
computer_NN
discussion_NN
._.
frequently_RB
the_DT
plot_NN
is_BEZ
advanced_JJ
with_IN
character_NN
hunches_NNS
being_BEG
assumed_VBN
to_IN
be_BE
fact_NN
._.
his_PP$
plotting_VBG
is_BEZ
frequently_RB
hard_JJ
to_IN
follow_VB
and_CC
always_RB
very_RB
strange_JJ
._.
junichiro_NP
hayashi_NP
,_,
the_DT
cinematographer_NN
who_WP
recently_RB
has_HVZ
been_BEN
doing_DOG
all_RB
of_IN
kurosawa_NP
's_POS
films_NNS
,_,
creates_VBZ
a_DT
dark_JJ
,_,
cold_JJ
,_,
and_CC
gloomy_JJ
tone_NN
._.
images_NNS
are_BER
obscured_VBN
by_IN
semi-lighting_VBG
or_CC
are_BER
behind_RB
plastic_NN
curtain_NN
._.
scenes_NNS
are_BER
not_XNOT
milked_JJ
for_IN
their_PP$
horror_NN
the_DT
way_NN
american_JJ
exploitation_NN
films_NNS
might_MD
._.
people_NN
are_BER
shot_VBN
with_IN
guns_NNS
but_CC
there_EX
is_BEZ
little_DT
if_CS
any_DT
blood_NN
in_IN
evidence_NN
._.
seeing_VBG
black_JJ
silhouettes_NNS
on_IN
computer_NN
screens_NNS
is_BEZ
not_XNOT
immediately_RB
scary_JJ
._.
kurosawa_NP
is_BEZ
not_XNOT
going_VBG
for_IN
and_CC
easy_JJ
visual_JJ
shock_NN
,_,
but_CC
a_DT
deeper_JJR
metaphysical_JJ
dread_NN
._.
of_IN
any_DT
horror_NN
filmmaker_NN
in_IN
the_DT
world_NN
,_,
kiyoshi_NP
kurosawa_NP
is_BEZ
the_DT
one_CD
to_IN
watch_NN
._.
i_PP
rate_NN
this_DT
metaphysical_JJ
look_NN
at_IN
isolation_NN
a_DT
4_CD
on_IN
the_DT
4_CD
to_IN
4_CD
scale_NN
and_CC
a_DT
+_SYM
4_CD
on_IN
the_DT
-4_???
to_IN
+_SYM
4_CD
scale_NN
._.
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