So Spike Jonze ist officially my hero now. Skate movies where everyone blows up. A brilliant Maurice Sendak adaptation. One of the most touching and absurd love stories ever. Is there anything the man can’t do?

Anyway, go see Her, the brilliant love story between a man and his operating system. It’s one of the most heartfelt movies I’ve seen in quite a while, and strikes a perfect balance between earnest emotions and a crazy thought experiment. You won’t regret it!


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