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meteor_???
threat_NN
set_NN
to_IN
blow_NN
away_RB
all_PDT
volcanoes_NNS
&_???
twisters_FW
!_!
summer_NN
is_BEZ
here_RB
again_RB
!_!
this_DT
season_NN
could_MD
probably_RB
be_BE
the_DT
most_DT
ambitious_JJ
=_SYM
season_NN
this_DT
decade_NN
with_IN
hollywood_NP
churning_VBG
out_RP
films_NNS
like_IN
deep_JJ
impact_NN
,_,
=_SYM
godzilla_NN
,_,
the_DT
x-files_NNS
,_,
armageddon_NP
,_,
the_DT
truman_NP
show_NN
,_,
all_PDT
of_IN
which_WDT
has_HVZ
but_IN
=_SYM
one_CD
main_JJ
aim_NN
,_,
to_IN
rock_NN
the_DT
box_NN
office_NN
._.
leading_JJ
the_DT
pack_NN
this_DT
summer_NN
is_BEZ
=_SYM
deep_RB
impact_NN
,_,
one_CD
of_IN
the_DT
first_OD
few_DT
film_NN
releases_VBZ
from_IN
the_DT
=_SYM
spielberg-katzenberg-geffen_VB
's_BEZ
dreamworks_NNS
production_NN
company_NN
._.
following_JJ
=_SYM
the_DT
rather_RB
dismal_JJ
showing_VBG
of_IN
their_PP$
previous_JJ
two_CD
releases_NNS
;_;
mousehunt_NN
and_CC
=_SYM
amistad_NP
,_,
deep_JJ
impact_NN
shines_VBZ
with_IN
elements_NNS
which_WDT
could_MD
just_RB
make_VB
it_PP
one_CD
=_SYM
of_IN
the_DT
biggest_JJS
movies_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
year_NN
._.
deep_JJ
impact_NN
begins_VBZ
with_IN
the_DT
discovery_NN
of_IN
an_DT
earth_NN
bound_VBN
comet_NN
during_IN
a_DT
=_SYM
school_NN
astronomy_NN
outing_NN
by_IN
leo_NP
beiderman_NN
(_(
elijah_NP
wood_NN
)_)
which_WDT
=_SYM
subsequently_RB
stirred_VBN
up_RP
the_DT
political_JJ
community_NN
of_IN
the_DT
world_NN
._.
keeping_VBG
=_SYM
the_DT
information_NN
under_IN
wraps_RB
to_IN
prevent_VB
widespread_JJ
panic_NN
,_,
president_NN
beck_???
=_SYM
(_(
morgan_NP
freeman_NN
)_)
took_VBD
it_PP
upon_IN
himself_PPX
and_CC
his_PP$
subordinates_NNS
to_IN
execute_VB
a_NP
=_SYM
highly_RB
secretive_JJ
space_NN
project_NN
to_IN
destroy_VB
the_DT
comet_NN
before_IN
it_PP
hits_VBZ
=_SYM
earth_NN
._.
while_CS
pursuing_VBG
a_DT
sex-scandal_JJ
story_NN
amongst_IN
the_DT
presidential_JJ
=_SYM
ranks_NNS
,_,
ambitious_JJ
up_IN
and_CC
coming_VBG
reporter_NN
,_,
jenny_NP
lerner_NN
(_(
tea_NN
leoni_NP
)_)
=_SYM
unfolds_VBZ
the_DT
wool_NN
that_CS
president_NN
beck_???
has_HVZ
pulled_JJ
over_NN
the_DT
citizens_NNS
of_IN
the_DT
=_SYM
world_NN
._.
as_CS
if_CS
the_DT
knowledge_NN
of_IN
the_DT
imminent_JJ
annihilation_NN
of_IN
mankind_NN
is_BEZ
=_SYM
not_XNOT
enough_DT
,_,
jenny_NP
has_HVZ
to_TO
come_VB
to_IN
terms_NNS
with_IN
her_PP$
father_NN
(_(
maximillian_JJ
=_SYM
schell_NN
)_)
leaving_VBG
the_DT
mother_NN
for_IN
a_DT
younger_JJR
woman_NN
._.
=_SYM
20_CD
president_NN
beck_???
announces_VBZ
the_DT
discovery_NN
and_CC
preparations_NNS
to_IN
destroy_VB
the_DT
=_SYM
comet_NN
exactly_RB
one-year_JJ
later_JJR
,_,
with_IN
so_RB
much_DT
confidence_NN
that_CS
it_PP
left_VBD
no_DT
=_SYM
trace_NN
of_IN
panic_NN
within_IN
the_DT
american_JJ
community_NN
._.
achieving_VBG
fame_NN
from_IN
=_SYM
announcement_NN
of_IN
the_DT
comet_NN
wolf-beiderman_NN
en-route_NN
to_IN
earth_NN
(_(
the_DT
name_NN
of_IN
=_SYM
its_PP$
discoverers_FW
)_(
,_,
leo_NP
beiderman_NN
continues_VBZ
life_NN
in_IN
his_PP$
small_JJ
town_NN
as_IN
a_DT
=_SYM
young_JJ
celebrity_NN
._.
a_DT
team_NN
of_IN
astronauts_NNS
,_,
led_VBN
by_IN
the_DT
ageing_JJ
veteran_NN
=_SYM
astronaut_NP
spurgeon_NN
tanner_NP
(_(
robert_NP
duvall_NN
)_)
,_,
was_BEDZ
secretly_RB
trained_VBN
to_IN
carry_VB
=_SYM
out_RP
the_DT
mission_NN
to_IN
land_NN
on_IN
the_DT
comet_NN
and_CC
create_VB
and_CC
explosion_NN
with_IN
a_DT
=_SYM
nuclear_JJ
device_NN
,_,
with_IN
the_DT
hope_NN
of_IN
blowing_VBG
it_PP
out_RP
of_IN
its_PP$
current_JJ
path_NN
=_SYM
towards_IN
earth_NN
._.
despite_IN
him_PP
being_BEG
the_DT
most_RBS
experienced_JJ
in_IN
the_DT
team_NN
,_,
the_DT
=_SYM
younger_JJR
generation_NN
of_IN
astronauts_NNS
in_IN
the_DT
team_NN
doubts_NNS
tanner_NP
's_POS
ability_NN
due_JJ
=_SYM
to_IN
his_PP$
age_NN
._.
but_CC
these_DT
are_BER
just_RB
problems_NNS
of_IN
individuals_NNS
._.
life_NN
on_IN
earth_NN
=_SYM
goes_VBZ
on_IN
as_RB
any_DT
other_JJ
day_NN
,_,
confident_JJ
that_CS
the_DT
comet_NN
will_MD
be_BE
destroyed_VBN
._.
when_CS
the_DT
attempt_NN
to_IN
avert_VB
wolf-beiderman_NP
's_POS
path_NN
failed_VBD
and_CC
caused_VBD
the_DT
=_SYM
comet_NN
to_IN
split_NN
into_IN
two_CD
:_:
comet_NN
wolf_NN
and_CC
comet_NN
beiderman_NN
,_,
the_DT
president_NN
=_SYM
unfolds_NNS
his_PP$
contingency_NN
plan_NN
to_IN
evacuate_JJ
part_NN
of_IN
the_DT
population_NN
,_,
leaving_VBG
=_SYM
the_DT
rest_NN
to_IN
die_VB
._.
citizens_NNS
are_BER
randomly_RB
chosen_VBN
to_IN
live_JJ
underground_JJ
for_IN
2_CD
=_SYM
years_NNS
prior_JJ
to_IN
impact_NN
,_,
when_CS
the_DT
dust_NN
due_JJ
to_IN
the_DT
impact_NN
around_IN
earth_NN
have_HV
=_SYM
settled_JJ
,_,
by_IN
then_RB
all_PDT
life_NN
on_IN
the_DT
surface_NN
would_MD
have_HV
died_VBN
._.
jenny_NP
and_CC
leo_NP
=_SYM
were_BED
picked_VBD
but_CC
many_DT
of_IN
their_PP$
loved_JJ
ones_NNS
were_BED
not_XNOT
,_,
only_RB
a_DT
handful_NN
of_IN
=_SYM
earth_NN
's_POS
population_NN
will_MD
be_BE
saved_VBN
from_IN
destruction_NN
._.
=_SYM
20_CD
deep_JJ
impact_NN
's_POS
moving_VBG
moments_NNS
occur_VB
in_IN
the_DT
least_RBS
special-effect_JJ
laced_VBD
=_SYM
scenes_NNS
._.
while_CS
the_DT
effects_NNS
are_BER
fantastic_JJ
,_,
they_PP
only_RB
form_VB
a_DT
small_JJ
part_NN
of_IN
=_SYM
the_DT
film_NN
,_,
which_WDT
indulges_VBZ
itself_PPX
in_IN
the_DT
development_NN
of_IN
its_PP$
main_JJ
=_SYM
characters_NNS
;_;
leo_NP
,_,
lerner_NN
and_CC
tanner_NP
._.
leo_NP
's_POS
struggle_NN
when_CS
he_PP
learns_VBZ
that_CS
=_SYM
his_PP$
girlfriend_NN
is_BEZ
not_XNOT
part_NN
of_IN
the_DT
population_NN
to_IN
be_BE
saved_VBD
,_,
lerner_NN
's_POS
=_SYM
dwindling_JJ
relationship_NN
with_IN
her_PP$
father_NN
and_CC
her_PP$
pain_NN
for_IN
the_DT
mother_NN
's_POS
=_SYM
loneliness_NN
,_,
tanner_NP
's_POS
strive_VB
to_IN
gain_NN
the_DT
respect_NN
he_PP
deserves_VBZ
from_IN
his_PP$
=_SYM
crew_NN
and_CC
his_PP$
ultimate_JJ
sacrifice_NN
,_,
all_PDT
form_NN
the_DT
backbone_NN
of_IN
deep_JJ
impact_NN
's_POS
=_SYM
moving_JJ
moments_NNS
._.
deep_JJ
impact_NN
smells_NNS
suspiciously_RB
like_IN
the_DT
previous_JJ
year_NN
=_SYM
release_NN
contact_NN
despite_IN
vivid_JJ
differences_NNS
._.
i_PP
think_VB
its_PP$
probably_RB
because_CS
=_SYM
they_PP
both_RB
delve_VB
in_IN
a_DT
story_NN
of_IN
global_JJ
proportions_NNS
and_CC
indulges_VBZ
in_IN
the_DT
=_SYM
premise_NN
of_IN
hope_NN
,_,
faith_NN
and_CC
life_NN
itself_PPX
._.
both_RB
do_DO
not_XNOT
depend_VB
heavily_RB
on_IN
=_SYM
eye-candy_NN
in_IN
the_DT
form_NN
of_IN
cgi_???
effects_NNS
._.
director_NN
mimi_???
leder_NN
(_(
who_NP
won_VBD
=_SYM
numerous_JJ
awards_NNS
directing_VBG
television_NN
series_NN
,_,
and_CC
made_VBD
her_PP$
debut_NN
with_IN
=_SYM
peacekeeper_NN
last_VB
year_NN
)_)
is_BEZ
definitely_RB
a_DT
director_NN
to_IN
watch_NN
._.
=_SYM
20_CD
despite_IN
this_DT
being_NN
the_DT
first_OD
of_IN
the_DT
two_CD
meteor_???
movies_NNS
this_RB
summer_NN
(_(
the_DT
=_SYM
other_JJ
being_NN
armageddon_NP
)_)
,_,
i_PP
think_VB
there_RB
will_MD
be_BE
stark_JJ
differences_NNS
in_IN
the_DT
=_SYM
approach_NN
to_IN
the_DT
subject_NN
matter_NN
._.
while_CS
the_DT
premise_NN
of_IN
both_PDT
may_NP
be_BE
the_DT
=_SYM
same_DT
,_,
execution_NN
and_CC
focus_NN
of_IN
the_DT
films_NNS
will_MD
in_IN
fact_NN
show_NN
that_CS
deep_JJ
=_SYM
impact_NN
has_HVZ
more_DT
focus_NN
on_IN
human_JJ
elements_NNS
than_CS
armageddon_NP
,_,
which_WDT
is_BEZ
done_DON
=_SYM
by_IN
the_DT
team_NN
which_WDT
brought_VBD
us_PP
bad_JJ
boys_NNS
,_,
crimson_JJ
tide_NN
and_CC
the_DT
rock_NN
._.
=_SYM
20_CD
deep_JJ
impact_NN
should_MD
be_BE
able_JJ
to_TO
satisfy_VB
a_DT
variety_NN
of_IN
audiences_NNS
;_;
from_IN
the_DT
=_SYM
most_DT
action-craving_NN
to_IN
those_DT
who_WP
just_RB
want_VB
to_IN
immerse_NN
into_IN
its_PP$
=_SYM
manipulative_NN
but_CC
nonetheless_RB
dramatic_JJ
premise_NN
._.