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Lady Bird (2017)Lady Bird (2017)

Lady Bird (2017)

Comedy, Drama

6.9

movie

United States of America

English

Slice-of-Life

2017

Female director, Greta Gerwig

Andy Buckley, Anita Kalathara, Bayne Gibby

94 min

Synopsis

Lady Bird McPherson, a strong willed, deeply opinionated, artistic 17 year old comes of age in Sacramento. Her relationship with her mother and her upbringing are questioned and tested as she plans to head off to college.

Our Take

6.9
Bilal Zouheir

A beautiful coming-of-age story that is mixed with one of the best depictions of a mother character in movie history both make Lady Bird an absolutely exquisite film. Its slice-of-life story taps into the universal issues, dreams, and frustrations that almost every small-town kid has faced; and it manages to do all of this without feeling forced or cliché. This is because of the attention and care that were given to it but also because of how tightly it’s based on the life of its writer / director Greta Gerwig. A wonderful movie.

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