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Home theater: 'Her' makes bizarre seem plausible
Home theater: 'Her' makes bizarre seem plausible

Her Warner Bros., $28.98; Blu-ray, $35.99 Available on VOD beginning May 13 Writer-director Spike Jonze's "Her" is the best kind of bait-and-switch. Pitched as a quirky comedy about a heartbroken dweeb (Joaquin Phoenix) who falls in love with his computer's advanced operating system (voiced by Scarlett Johansson), "Her" develops into a startlingly realistic tale of romantic obsession, likely familiar to anyone who's ever had a long-distance relationship that involved painful late-night conversations about who loves whom more. "Her" is still funny, and Jonze visualizes the near future in ways that are beautiful and imaginative. He always...

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