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copyright_NN
1996_CD
graeme_NP
huggan_NP
carry_VB
on_IN
henry_NP
is_BEZ
all_PDT
about_IN
henry_NP
viii_CD
and_CC
his_PP$
eight_CD
wives_NNS
!_!
sid_NP
james_NP
plays_VBZ
henry_NP
,_,
who_WP
no_DT
sooner_RBR
has_HVZ
the_DT
film_NN
started_VBD
,_,
is_BEZ
getting_VBG
rid_VBN
of_IN
his_PP$
present_JJ
queen_NN
and_CC
hopes_NNS
to_IN
find_NN
another_DT
one_CD
soon_RB
._.
as_CS
part_NN
of_IN
his_PP$
alliance_NN
with_IN
france_NP
,_,
he_PP
requests_NNS
the_DT
hand-in-marriage_NN
to_IN
the_DT
queen_NN
of_IN
normandy_NP
(_(
joan_NP
sims_NP
)_)
._.
she_PP
comes_VBZ
to_IN
england_NP
in_IN
the_DT
hope_NN
of_IN
marrying_VBG
henry_NP
but_CC
when_CS
he_PP
finds_VBZ
out_RP
that_CS
she_PP
loves_VBZ
garlic_NN
and_CC
has_HVZ
a_DT
reeking_NN
garlic_NN
breath_NN
,_,
he_PP
is_BEZ
totally_RB
averse_JJ
to_IN
the_DT
idea_NN
of_IN
marriage_NN
._.
henry_NP
's_POS
court_NN
is_BEZ
very_RB
corrupt_JJ
,_,
with_IN
the_DT
cardinal_NN
(_(
terry_NP
scott_NP
)_)
trying_VBG
to_IN
bribe_NN
cromwell_NP
(_(
kenneth_NP
williams_NP
)_)
and_CC
cromwell_NP
trying_VBG
to_IN
bribe_NN
the_DT
king_NN
._.
there_EX
is_BEZ
a_DT
state_NN
of_IN
crisis_NN
when_CS
the_DT
king_NN
puts_VBZ
marie_NP
the_DT
queen_NN
(_(
sims_NP
)_)
in_IN
the_DT
tower_NN
of_IN
london_NP
ready_JJ
for_IN
execution_NN
._.
the_DT
queen_NN
is_BEZ
pregnant_JJ
but_CC
she_PP
has_HVZ
not_XNOT
liased_VBN
with_IN
the_DT
king_NN
before_IN
,_,
so_RB
fingers_NNS
are_BER
pointed_VBN
at_IN
sir_NN
roger_NP
de_NP
lodgerley_NP
played_VBD
by_IN
charles_NP
hawtrey_NP
,_,
who_WP
has_HVZ
a_DT
rather_RB
lecherous_JJ
character_NN
to_IN
play_NN
this_DT
time_NN
._.
the_DT
cardinal_NN
and_CC
cromwell_NP
decide_VB
to_TO
get_VB
a_DT
signed_JJ
confession_NN
from_IN
sir_NN
roger_NP
by_IN
using_VBG
all_PDT
kinds_NNS
of_IN
torture_NN
devices_NNS
!_!
owing_VBG
to_IN
circumstances_NNS
,_,
sir_NN
roger_NP
is_BEZ
sometimes_RB
needed_VBN
to_IN
sign_NN
that_CS
he_PP
is_BEZ
the_DT
father_NN
and_CC
sometimes_RB
that_CS
he_PP
isn't_BEZ
._.
this_DT
is_BEZ
because_CS
of_IN
renewed_JJ
threats_NNS
by_IN
the_DT
king_NN
of_IN
france_NP
(_(
peter_NP
gilmore_IN
)_(
to_TO
come_VB
over_IN
himself_PPX
,_,
which_WDT
in_IN
the_DT
end_NN
he_PP
does_DOZ
._.
by_IN
then_RB
,_,
henry_NP
has_HVZ
found_VBN
himself_PPX
a_DT
new_JJ
queen_NN
,_,
played_VBD
by_IN
none_PN
other_JJ
than_CS
barbara_NP
windsor_NP
!_!
it_PP
looks_VBZ
like_IN
he_PP
has_HVZ
some_DT
explaining_VBG
to_IN
do_DO
!_!
there_EX
are_BER
stand-out_NN
performances_NNS
by_IN
sid_NP
james_NP
as_IN
henry_NP
,_,
joan_NP
sims_NP
as_IN
marie_NP
,_,
and_CC
terry_NP
scott_NP
in_IN
an_DT
unusual_JJ
role_NN
as_IN
the_DT
cardinal_NN
._.
also_RB
there_EX
are_BER
cameos_NNS
from_IN
kenneth_NP
connor_NP
and_CC
peter_NP
butterworth_NP
,_,
who_WP
plays_VBZ
barbara_NP
's_POS
father_NN
._.
the_DT
set_NN
and_CC
costume_NN
design_NN
is_BEZ
first_OD
class_NN
and_CC
the_DT
overall_JJ
production_NN
of_IN
this_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
good_JJ
._.
there_EX
is_BEZ
even_RB
an_DT
early_JJ
appearance_NN
from_IN
david_NP
prowse_NN
,_,
who_WP
later_RBR
became_VBD
the_DT
green_JJ
cross_NN
code_NN
man_NN
and_CC
darth_NP
vader_NP
._.
the_DT
film_NN
does_DOZ
have_HV
it_NN
's_NNS
downsides_NNS
though_CS
,_,
as_CS
it_PP
is_BEZ
getting_VBG
pretty_JJ
routine_NN
for_IN
the_DT
carry-on_???
team_NN
to_IN
stage_NN
historical_JJ
films_NNS
and_CC
the_DT
inventive_JJ
streak_NN
of_IN
the_DT
script_NN
seems_VBZ
to_IN
run_NN
out_RP
pretty_RB
quickly_RB
._.
there_EX
is_BEZ
also_RB
the_DT
absence_NN
of_IN
hattie_NP
jacques_NP
and_CC
bernard_NP
bresslaw_NN
,_,
who_WP
could_MD
have_HV
helped_VBN
the_DT
film_NN
along_IN
._.
however_RB
,_,
overall_JJ
the_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
funny_JJ
and_CC
there_RB
are_BER
plenty_RB
of_IN
laughs_NNS
and_CC
saucy_JJ
jokes_NNS
,_,
so_RB
that_CS
is_BEZ
why_WRB
i_PP
mainly_RB
recommend_VB
it_PP
to_IN
carry_VB
on_IN
fans_NNS
only_RB
,_,
but_CC
there_EX
is_BEZ
enough_RB
humour_NN
in_IN
the_DT
film_NN
to_IN
make_VB
it_NN
worth_IN
anyone_PN
's_POS
while_NN
to_IN
sit_VB
down_RP
and_CC
watch_VB
it_PP
._.