Lady Bird became the best reviewed movie on Rotten Tomatoes Monday.
The coming-of-age comedy, directed and written Greta Gerwig, surpassed Toy Story 2 with its 165th positive review for a Tomatometer score of 100 percent. As of Monday night, Lady Bird, starring Saoirse [pr: sir-shuh] Ronan, has 170 “fresh” reviews and zero negative reviews.
New York’s Newsday calls it “one of the best movies about adolescence to come along in years.”
As a result, the film is getting plenty of Oscar buzz.