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Set in the Los Angeles of the slight future, Her follows Theodore Twombly, 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 entity in its own right, individual to each user. Upon initiating it, he is delighted to meet “Samantha,” a bright, female voice, 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.
the official version from warnerbros.com on August 24, 2013
A man falls in love with the voice of a computer.
verbatim from variety.com on April 26, 2012
A satire about how world leaders plan all major events, from oil prices to future wars.
a paraphrased formulation from deadline.com on March 2, 2011