R | | Comedy, Drama
Throughout the film, a small poster of the movie Rushmore (1998) can be seen on the wall of Lady Bird's bedroom. Saoirse Ronan, who played Lady Bird, worked with that movie's director, Wes Anderson, on The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) and co-star Lucas Hedges appeared in Anderson's films Moonrise Kingdom (2012) and The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014). Anderson also co-wrote the movies The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004) ... ...
Christine 'Lady Bird' McPherson:
Uh, Its my parents number.
Kyle Scheible: You don't have a cellphone?
Christine 'Lady Bird' McPherson: No
Kyle Scheible: Good girl. The government didn't have to put tracking devices on us. We bought them and put them on ourselves.
Christine 'Lady Bird' McPherson: I don't own a tracking device
Kyle Scheible: No, no, no. The cellphones. You see?
Christine 'Lady Bird' McPherson: Wow
Kyle Scheible: Yeah I ...
A shot of a freeway sign in Sacramento showed an exit number. The movie takes place in 2002, which was the year California started numbering its freeway exits, but they started out on rural exits and made their way to urban areas a few years later, so no exit in a city the size of Sacramento would be numbered at this point.
SHOWN AT THE BEGINNING: "Anybody who talks about California hedonism has never spent a Christmas in Sacramento." -Joan Didion
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