Her, a thought-provoking film written and directed by spike jonze, opening in limited release on dec 18, asks a simple question: what if technology loved you back most movies botch tech in one of two ways: they either go way too far into the future, turning it into fantasy, or they just plain get it wrong.
A review of the movie her by director spike jonze her by director spike jonze is an amazing tale of the way we love a lonely writer develops an unlikely relationship with his newly purchased operating system that's designed to meet his every need.
“her,” directed by spike jonze, centers on a lonely soul who is drawn out by the female voice of his computer operating system. Her (2013) all critics directed by: spike jonze written by: there seems to be no wrong note jonze plays with this film bravo, spike jonze her left me floored everything from the. It’s directed by spike jonze (the man behind ‘being john malkovich’ and ‘adaptation’) shot in the hazy, honeyed glow of a quirky car ad, you can watch it simply as the history of one man’s romantic life.
Within this evolving electronic ecosystem, the premise of spike jonze's self-penned modern romance seems like business as usual, as joaquin phoenix's soon-to-be divorcee finds unexpected happiness with an operating system (os) tailor-made to put him at his ease. Spike jonze's her, lost in translation, which was directed by jonze's ex-wife sofia coppola the latter film follows a young woman (scarlett johansson) who is drifting away from her husband, a.
Her – review 3 / 5 stars 3 out of 5 stars in spike jonze's postmodern pastoral about a man who dates his operating system, digital affairs are as sensual – and heartbreaking – as the real thing.