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Meet the Breakout Stars of Booksmart

Vulture’s guide to the newcomers of Olivia Wilde’s teen comedy.
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Every Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen Movie, Ranked by Surreality

We rank the Olsen twins’s entire filmography on a sliding scale of uncanny, ranging from casually surreal to utterly phantasmagorical.
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Booksmart Is a Goddamn Delight, and a Major Moment in the Teen Movie Canon

In the Olivia Wilde–directed comedy, a new archetype of late-2010s teendom takes shape.
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