Throwback Thursday: ‘Her’ (2013) is a stellar example of the 2010s zeitgeist of emerging AI technology (Movie review)

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er” (2013) might be the pinnacle of the 2010s zeitgeist, a movie that chronicles humans’ steadily changing relationship with technology. But it doesn’t come off as a grand a sci-fi statement. Its understated, intimate quality makes it a smaller film than “Ex Machina” or “Blade Runner 2049,” yet more subtly profound. Like all films about artificial intelligence, it will be fascinating to rewatch “Her” in the decades ahead to see how right writer-director Spike Jonze got it.

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