This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
was a 90, now a 100
“Don’t you think they’re the same thing? Love and attention?”
In just her first directorial outing, Greta Gerwig showcases a seasoned understanding of the power that lies within sensory simplicity, and Lady Bird is made all the more staggering for it. With the voracity of a self-indulgent high-schooler, the chronology is only concerned with the immediate repercussions of each decision, and asks the viewer to sort out their significance later. Each frame is a…