Religion and Biological Limits in Post-Humanity: 'Her' and 'Transcendence' | 17 Jun 2014 // 9:14 PM
Post-humanism, transhumanism, and the stakes of religion in the digital age intersect in Her and Transcendence, hinting at radical societal change to come.
The Best Female Film Performances of 2013 | 7 Jan 2014 // 9:16 PM
It was a particularly strong year for women in film. These sensational performances remind us that, when all is said and done, it's character and how an actor or actress creates them that matters as much to a movie as a script, a director, or an idea.
'Her' and Masculinity in the Post-Digital Age | 12 May 2014 // 9:29 PM
The ghost in the machine may have receded into the digital aether, but Theodore’s preconceptions about women have not.
Scarlett Johansson's Manic Pixie Dream Voice Casts a Spell in 'Her' | 18 Dec 2013 // 4:00 AM
Her asks how we might sort out selves without bodies, and how we might understand and know someone who is not us.
The 10 Oddest Couples in Movie History | 3 Feb 2015 // 5:30 AM
Love might mean never having to say you're sorry, but for the ten unusual couples here, it also means not being "normal", either.
'Her' - 51st New York Film Festival | 23 Oct 2013 // 8:00 AM
Her shows the confines and varying dimensions of love -- primarily between a man and his operating system -- as it meditates on whether or not you can truly possess what you love.
Six Top Directors Discuss How Memorable Moviemaking Is Often the Result of Learning from Mistakes | 6 Jan 2014 // 3:51 AM
They are among the season’s most acclaimed directors. But if you ask the six filmmakers who participated in The Envelope’s fifth annual Directors