Lady Bird

Information and ratings for Lady Bird

14A(14A) Coarse Language, Sexual Content


Comedy/Drama. A young woman (Saoirse Ronan) navigates her senior year at a Catholic school in Sacremento, California.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of the sexual expletive in a non-sexual context; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, profanity, vulgar expressions, and developmental slurs
  • Infrequent use of sexual language and references – no detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of sexual activity – no nudity, some detail
  • Brief male frontal nudity in a non-sexual context
  • Infrequent portrayals of tobacco, alcohol, and illegal drug use in a recreational context – little detail

Thematic elements

  • Class and identity
  • Mother/daughter bonds
  • Navigating adolescence

Classification rationale

Rated 14A for frequent coarse language, some sexual content, and brief nudity

Classification date

November 10, 2017