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apollo_NP
13_CD
is_BEZ
simply_RB
one_CD
of_IN
the_DT
most_DT
dramatic_JJ
film_NN
this_DT
summer_NN
(_(
apart_RB
from_IN
swashbuckling_VBG
braveheart_NP
)_(
._.
director_NN
(_(
and_CC
former_DT
actor_NN
)_)
ron_NP
howard_NP
(_(
splash_NN
,_,
backdraft_NN
,_,
far_RB
&_???
away_JJ
)_(
,_,
most_DT
noted_VBN
for_IN
his_PP$
dramatic_JJ
film_NN
making_VBG
,_,
displays_NNS
again_RB
his_PP$
brilliance_NN
in_IN
creating_VBG
drama_NN
and_CC
suspense_NN
in_IN
apollo_NP
13_CD
._.
being_NN
the_DT
second_NN
largest_JJS
box_NN
office_NN
hit_VBD
in_IN
the_DT
us_NP
this_DT
summer_NN
(_(
with_IN
more_DT
than_CS
us_PP
$_???
150_CD
million_NN
in_IN
the_DT
states_NNS
alone_RB
)_)
,_,
this_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
his_PP$
most_RBS
successful_JJ
effort_NN
yet_RB
._.
perhaps_RB
one_CD
of_IN
the_DT
most_DT
appealing_JJ
feature_NN
of_IN
this_DT
film_NN
is_BEZ
the_DT
pool_NN
of_IN
talented_JJ
actors_NNS
such_DT
as_IN
tom_NP
hanks_NP
(_(
gump_???
himself_NN
)_(
,_,
kevin_NP
bacon_NP
(_(
footloose_VB
,_,
tremors_NNS
,_,
a_DT
few_DT
good_JJ
men_NNS
etc_RB
._.
)_)
,_,
gary_NP
sinise_NN
(_(
forrest_NP
gump_???
)_(
,_,
bill_NN
paxton_NP
(_(
aliens_NNS
,_,
true_JJ
lies_NNS
,_,
boxing_NN
helena_NP
)_)
and_CC
ed_NN
harris_NP
(_(
the_DT
abyss_NN
,_,
just_RB
cause_NN
)_)
._.
._.
all_PDT
of_IN
whom_WP
gave_VBD
good_JJ
performances_NNS
in_IN
their_PP$
respective_JJ
roles_NNS
._.
apollo_NP
13_CD
was_BEDZ
the_DT
second_NN
worst_RBS
accident_NN
ever_RB
to_IN
occur_VB
in_IN
the_DT
history_NN
of_IN
us_NP
spaceflight_NN
(_(
the_DT
worst_JJS
being_NN
the_DT
challenger_NN
accident_NN
)_)
._.
jim_NP
lovell_NP
(_(
hanks_NP
)_)
,_,
the_DT
mission_NN
commander_NN
,_,
together_RB
with_IN
his_PP$
crew_NN
,_,
fred_NP
haise_NN
(_(
paxton_NP
)_)
and_CC
last_OD
minute_NN
replacement_NN
tom_NP
swigert_NP
(_(
bacon_NP
)_)
are_BER
put_VBN
to_IN
the_DT
ultimate_JJ
test_NN
when_CS
part_NN
of_IN
their_PP$
command_NN
module_NN
explodes_VBZ
on_IN
the_DT
third_OD
day_NN
of_IN
the_DT
mission_NN
,_,
more_DT
than_CS
three_CD
quarters_NNS
way_NN
to_IN
the_DT
moon_NN
._.
suspense_NN
and_CC
drama_NN
ensue_VB
as_CS
the_DT
three_CD
men_NNS
are_BER
left_VBN
in_IN
space_NN
with_IN
their_PP$
spaceship_NN
out_RP
of_IN
control_NN
and_CC
the_DT
problem_NN
of_IN
surviving_JJ
the_DT
journey_NN
home_NN
._.
._.
._.
if_NN
they_PP
ever_RB
reach_VB
it_PP
._.
ed_NN
harris_NP
and_CC
gary_NP
sinise_NN
who_WP
play_VB
,_,
respectively_RB
,_,
the_DT
man_NN
in_IN
charge_NN
of_IN
the_DT
entire_JJ
mission_NN
control_NN
and_CC
the_DT
astronaut_NP
who_WP
was_BEDZ
supposed_JJ
to_TO
fly_VB
but_CC
was_BEDZ
diagnosed_VBN
with_IN
measles_NN
,_,
both_RB
delve_VB
into_IN
their_PP$
roles_NNS
superbly_RB
._.
audiences_NNS
are_BER
shown_VBN
the_DT
chaotic_JJ
and_CC
worrisome_JJ
state_NN
of_IN
the_DT
entire_JJ
ground_NN
control_NN
crew_NN
,_,
as_CS
they_PP
frantically_RB
attempt_VB
to_IN
come_VBN
up_IN
with_IN
ideas_NNS
on_IN
how_WRB
to_TO
save_VB
the_DT
astronauts_NNS
from_IN
hurtling_VBG
into_IN
space_NN
._.
also_RB
,_,
there_EX
are_BER
quite_RB
a_DT
number_NN
of_IN
real_JJ
news_NN
footages_NNS
which_WDT
were_BED
broadcast_VBN
during_IN
the_DT
accident_NN
which_WDT
took_VBD
the_DT
entire_JJ
us_NP
nation_NN
into_IN
1970_CD
days_NNS
of_IN
drama_NN
in_IN
1970_CD
._.
the_DT
special_JJ
effects_NNS
by_IN
digital_JJ
domain_NN
are_BER
up_IN
to_TO
standard_JJ
and_CC
the_DT
music_NN
suits_VBZ
the_DT
suspense_NN
and_CC
drama_NN
very_RB
well_RB
,_,
thanks_NNS
to_IN
film-music_JJ
maestro_NP
james_NP
horner_NP
._.
watch_NN
out_RP
for_IN
the_DT
launching_NN
sequence_NN
,_,
it_PP
is_BEZ
simply_RB
one_CD
of_IN
the_DT
most_DT
breathtaking_JJ
scenes_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
film_NN
._.
a_DT
bad_JJ
point_NN
though_CS
:_:
apollo_NP
13_CD
features_NNS
much_RB
technical_JJ
jargon_NN
and_CC
many_DT
physics_NN
concepts_NNS
in_IN
its_PP$
script_NN
._.
those_DT
who_WP
consider_VB
themselves_PPX
`_"
scientifically_RB
illiterate_JJ
'_"
might_MD
have_HV
a_DT
slight_JJ
problem_NN
understanding_NN
what_WDT
caused_VBD
this_DT
and_CC
what_WDT
caused_VBD
that_DT
during_IN
the_DT
course_NN
of_IN
the_DT
show_NN
._.
this_DT
is_BEZ
however_RB
,_,
just_RB
a_DT
minor_JJ
point_NN
,_,
just_RB
forget_VB
all_PDT
those_DT
technical_JJ
bullshit_NN
and_CC
immerse_NN
yourselves_PPX
into_IN
the_DT
drama_NN
and_CC
suspense_NN
throughout_IN
the_DT
film_NN
._.
you_PP
should_MD
enjoy_VB
it_PP
._.
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