Director: Spike Jonze
Cast: Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams, Scarlett Johansson
Release Date: Own it today on Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital HD
A Review By: Kevin Lovell
Film Rating: 9/10
Disc Rating: 9/10
Set in Los Angeles in the slight future, “Her” follows Theodore (Joaquin Phoenix), a complex, soulful man who makes his living writing touching, personal letters for other people. Heartbroken after the end of a long relationship, he becomes intrigued with a new, advanced operating system, which promises to be an intuitive and unique entity in its own right. Upon initiating it, he is delighted to meet “Samantha,” a bright, female voice (Scarlett Johansson) who is insightful, sensitive and surprisingly funny. As her needs and desires grow, in tandem with his own, their friendship deepens into an eventual love for each other.
From the singular perspective of Oscar®-winning filmmaker Spike Jonze comes “Her,” an original love story that explores the evolving nature—and risks—of intimacy in the modern world. Continue reading “[Blu-Ray Review] ‘Her’ Is An Expertly Crafted Emotional Masterpiece; Own It Today On Blu-Ray, DVD and Digital HD From Warner Bros”