The ‘Operator’ Trailer Reveals the Effects of AI on Romance

As if finding love weren’t hard enough, the creators of Operator decided to show just how Artificial Intelligence could ruin modern relationships. The new trailer released Wednesday makes it pretty clear: A.I. will be the undoing of us all … romantically, at least. Operator, a top choice from critics at SXSW, delves into the story of Joe (Martin Starr), a data-driven designer of digital customer service voices — similar to Apple’s Siri — and his growing obsession with creating the perfect “voice.” He sets out to design a life-like and empathetic A.I. to present to his client (Retta) and ends up using the voice of his wife, Emily (Mae Whitman), who works in customer service at a hotel. Joe seems to start out well-intentioned enough, but soon becomes unhealthily obsessed…


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