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i_PP
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scream_NN
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1996_CD
,_,
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was_BEDZ
a_DT
spoof_JJ
of_IN
horror_NN
movies_NNS
._.
from_IN
the_DT
master_NN
of_IN
the_DT
horror_NN
himself_PPX
,_,
wes_???
craven_JJ
,_,
it_PP
ridiculed_VBD
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cliches_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
genre_NN
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overemphasizing_VBG
them_PP
,_,
by_IN
making_VBG
the_DT
teenagers_NNS
do_DO
what_WDT
they_PP
know_VB
they're_???
not_XNOT
supposed_VBN
to_IN
do_DO
when_CS
a_DT
serial_NN
killer_NN
is_BEZ
stalking_NN
them_PP
(_(
don't_DO
run_NN
up_RP
the_DT
stairs_NNS
when_CS
you_PP
can_MD
easily_RB
go_VB
out_RP
the_DT
front_NN
door_NN
,_,
never_RB
say_VB
"_"
i'll_???
be_BE
right_JJ
back_NN
,_,
"_"
etc_RB
._.
)_)
._.
when_CS
i_PP
first_OD
heard_VBD
this_DT
description_NN
,_,
i_PP
figured_VBN
that_DT
it_NN
was_BEDZ
an_DT
easy_JJ
way_NN
out_RP
of_IN
making_VBG
a_DT
bad_JJ
movie_NN
._.
how_WRB
hard_JJ
is_BEZ
it_NN
to_IN
make_VB
an_DT
extremely_RB
terrible_JJ
film_NN
but_CC
claim_NN
it_PP
is_BEZ
actually_RB
a_DT
mockery_NN
of_IN
other_JJ
bad_JJ
movies_NNS
._.
was_BEDZ
this_DT
wes_???
craven_NN
's_HVZ
remedy_NN
from_IN
making_VBG
"_"
real_JJ
"_"
bad_JJ
movies_NNS
such_DT
as_IN
vampires_NNS
in_IN
brooklyn_NP
?_?
it_PP
just_RB
seemed_VBD
cheap_JJ
to_IN
me_PP
._.
then_RB
i_PP
actually_RB
saw_VBD
the_DT
movie_NN
and_CC
the_DT
first_OD
twenty_CD
minutes_NNS
,_,
involving_VBG
drew_NP
barrymore_IN
and_CC
a_DT
nail-bitingly_RB
intense_JJ
phone_NN
conversation_NN
,_,
completely_RB
changed_VBN
my_PP$
attitude_NN
._.
scream_NN
is_BEZ
not_XNOT
only_RB
a_DT
clever_JJ
parody_NN
of_IN
your_PP$
standard_NN
horror_NN
flick_NN
,_,
it_PP
's_BEZ
also_RB
a_DT
pretty_JJ
scary_JJ
movie_NN
._.
if_CS
you've_???
seen_VBN
a_DT
million_NN
of_IN
these_DT
kinds_NNS
of_IN
films_NNS
,_,
you_PP
know_VB
exactly_RB
what_WDT
is_BEZ
going_VBG
to_TO
happen_VB
._.
this_DT
is_BEZ
part_NN
of_IN
the_DT
fun_NN
of_IN
watching_VBG
scream_NN
._.
the_DT
movie_NN
reminds_VBZ
avid_JJ
horror_NN
fans_NNS
how_WRB
similar_JJ
and_CC
repetitive_JJ
the_DT
genre_NN
is_BEZ
and_CC
it_NN
also_RB
reminds_VBZ
them_PP
how_WRB
great_JJ
a_DT
guilty_JJ
pleasure_NN
it_PP
can_MD
be_BE
to_IN
watch_NN
pointless_JJ
and_CC
predictable_JJ
violence_NN
to_IN
innocent_JJ
,_,
attractive_JJ
teenagers_NNS
._.
to_IN
those_DT
who_WP
rarely_RB
see_VB
these_DT
types_NNS
of_IN
movies_NNS
,_,
scream_NN
is_BEZ
a_DT
thrilling_JJ
unpredictable_JJ
ride_NN
that_CS
could_MD
be_BE
mistaken_VBN
as_IN
a_DT
serious_JJ
slasher_NN
film_NN
._.
there_EX
's_BEZ
nothing_PN
wrong_JJ
with_IN
that_DT
misjudgment_NN
though_CS
._.
i_CD
have_HV
witnessed_VBN
viewers_NNS
from_IN
both_PDT
sides_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
audience_NN
,_,
the_DT
newbies_NNS
to_IN
horror_NN
and_CC
the_DT
fanatics_NNS
._.
their_PP$
opinions_NNS
on_IN
the_DT
film_NN
were_BED
so_RB
different_JJ
but_CC
both_RB
very_RB
positive_JJ
._.
from_IN
these_DT
varied_JJ
reviews_NNS
,_,
i_PP
am_BEM
convinced_JJ
that_CS
scream_NN
has_HVZ
not_XNOT
only_RB
revived_VBN
the_DT
teen_NN
horror_NN
movie_NN
and_CC
the_DT
normal_JJ
teen_NN
romance_NN
movies_NNS
but_CC
also_RB
the_DT
hilarious_JJ
parodies_VBZ
of_IN
these_DT
and_CC
other_JJ
categories_NNS
._.
films_NNS
that_CS
both_RB
deride_VB
and_CC
celebrate_VB
genres_NNS
like_IN
galaxy_NN
quest_NN
and_CC
the_DT
big_JJ
hit_NN
would_MD
not_XNOT
have_HV
existed_VBN
,_,
in_IN
my_PP$
opinion_NN
,_,
if_CS
it_PP
was_BEDZ
not_XNOT
for_IN
the_DT
outstanding_JJ
success_NN
of_IN
scream_NN
._.
the_DT
low_JJ
-_-
budget_NN
1990_CD
gem_NN
may_MD
,_,
alongside_IN
pulp_NN
fiction_NN
,_,
be_BE
the_DT
most_DT
influential_JJ
film_NN
of_IN
the_DT
1990_CD
's_BEZ
._.
this_DT
influence_NN
may_MD
exist_VB
to_IN
the_DT
chagrin_NN
of_IN
some_DT
moviegoers_NNS
who_WP
despise_VB
movies_NNS
like_IN
teaching_NN
mrs_NN
._.
tingle_NN
or_CC
television_NN
programs_NNS
such_DT
as_IN
dawson_NP
's_POS
creek_NN
but_CC
to_IN
others_NNS
such_DT
as_IN
myself_PPX
,_,
we_PP
congratulate_VB
the_DT
movie_NN
that_CS
has_HVZ
opened_VBN
new_JJ
doors_NNS
for_IN
excellent_JJ
young_JJ
actors_NNS
,_,
screenwriters_NNS
,_,
and_CC
directors_NNS
._.
scream_NN
is_BEZ
also_RB
an_DT
extremely_RB
funny_JJ
movie_NN
thanks_NNS
to_IN
its_PP$
quickly-paced_JJ
script_NN
by_IN
kevin_NP
williamson_NP
._.
within_IN
the_DT
film_NN
are_BER
characters_NNS
who_WP
tell_VB
other_JJ
characters_NNS
,_,
as_CS
well_RB
as_CS
the_DT
audience_NN
,_,
the_DT
basic_JJ
rules_NNS
and_CC
cliches_NNS
of_IN
a_DT
horror_NN
movie_NN
._.
mainly_RB
from_IN
the_DT
rants_NNS
of_IN
randy_JJ
(_(
jamie_NN
kennedy_NP
)_)
and_CC
stu_NP
(_(
matthew_NP
lillard_NP
)_)
,_,
we_PP
are_BER
reminded_VBN
not_XNOT
only_RB
of_IN
the_DT
obvious_JJ
and_CC
hilarious_JJ
rules_NNS
but_CC
also_RB
some_DT
of_IN
the_DT
more_DT
subtle_JJ
stereotypes_NNS
that_CS
when_CS
thought_NN
over_IN
are_BER
mostly_RB
true_JJ
as_CS
well_RB
(_(
the_DT
virgin_NN
always_RB
survives_VBZ
;_;
have_HV
sex_NN
and_CC
you're_???
dead_JJ
meat_NN
)_)
._.
not_XNOT
only_RB
are_BER
we_PP
treated_VBN
these_DT
rules_NNS
on_IN
a_DT
plate_NN
but_CC
also_RB
the_DT
rules_NNS
are_BER
referenced_VBN
to_IN
a_DT
number_NN
of_IN
different_JJ
films_NNS
and_CC
actors_NNS
._.
the_DT
script_NN
feels_VBZ
like_IN
an_DT
obsessive_JJ
essay_NN
from_IN
a_DT
college_NN
film_NN
geek_???
who_NP
has_HVZ
nothing_PN
better_JJR
to_TO
do_DO
but_CC
find_VB
every_DT
little_JJ
blunder_NN
from_IN
every_DT
little_JJ
film_NN
for_IN
his_PP$
own_DT
self-satisfaction_NN
._.
in_IN
this_DT
case_NN
,_,
williamson_NP
finds_VBZ
these_DT
errors_NNS
for_IN
the_DT
audience_NN
's_POS
satisfaction_NN
and_CC
amusement_NN
._.
i_PP
hear_VB
there_RB
is_BEZ
a_DT
new_JJ
movie_NN
coming_VBG
out_RP
called_VBD
scary_JJ
movie_NN
which_WDT
is_BEZ
a_DT
spoof_JJ
of_IN
scream_NN
,_,
which_WDT
is_BEZ
a_DT
spoof_JJ
of_IN
scary_JJ
movies_NNS
._.
i_PP
will_MD
certainly_RB
see_VB
the_DT
film_NN
but_CC
i_PP
have_HV
the_DT
feeling_NN
that_CS
this_DT
parody_JJ
will_MD
be_BE
more_DT
obviously_RB
ridiculing_VBG
the_DT
genre_NN
rather_RB
than_CS
scream_NN
's_BEZ
perfect_JJ
subtlety_NN
._.
however_RB
my_PP$
last_OD
gut_NN
feeling_NN
about_IN
this_DT
stuff_NN
,_,
scream_NN
,_,
was_BEDZ
dead_JJ
wrong_JJ
._.
._.
._.
so_CS
who_NP
knows_VBZ
._.
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