• Released
  • December 18, 2013
  • (LA/NY; 12/25 - Limited; 01/10 - Wide)
  • R , 1 hr 59 min
  • Romance
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Her Synopsis
A heartbroken writer (Joaquin Phoenix) develops a loving bond with his computer's operating system.
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Critic Ratings

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100

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
It is a love story. Also a profoundly metaphysical meditation on what it means to be human. Also one of the more touchingly relevant movies...
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100

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Sad, funny, and quietly alarming romance.
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100

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

By Joe Williams
Her may be the most technologically astute movie since Stanley Kubrick’s “2001: a Space Odyssey.” And as the friendly ghost in the machine,...
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100

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
Her argues that sometimes, crazy can be wonderful.
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100

The New York Times

By Manohla Dargis
At once a brilliant conceptual gag and a deeply sincere romance, Her is the unlikely yet completely plausible love story about a man, who...
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100

Variety

By Scott Foundas
What begins like an arrested adolescent dream soon blossoms into Jonze’s richest and most emotionally mature work to date, burrowing deep...
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100

Time

By Richard Corliss
Jonze creates the splendid anachronism of a movie romance that is laugh-and-cry and warm all over, totally sweet and utterly serious.
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88

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Though set in the future, Her is a timely, soulful and plausible love story.
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88

Chicago Sun-Times

By Richard Roeper
Her works as a real romance, and as a commentary on the ways technology connects everyone to the world but also isolates us from...
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Chris Nashawaty
Jonze's satiric, brave-new-world premise is undeniably clever, but it's also a bit icy emotionally.
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Rated R | For Language, Brief Graphic Nudity and Sexual Content
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Graceful, strange romance with intense moments of sexuality.
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POSITIVE MESSAGES
POSITIVE ROLE MODELS
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF