How’s this for a plot to a movie. A sensitive, thoughtful man splits with long-term partner. Purchases new futuristic operating system. Gets to know said operating system, greater and greater levels of personal information. Teaches it to love. Loves it back.
This fantastically shot Spike Jonze movie stars Joaquin Phoenix as we watch a strange but beautiful relationship evolve between a man and his machine.
Somewhat far-fetched, but it looks as though it offers up a not-too-ridiculous metaphor on how reliant we’re becoming on our screens and devices, as well as how much they’re learning about us.