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'Booksmart' Director Olivia Wilde: Teen Movies 'Made Me Excited To Be Young'

Wilde says her directorial debut is a "love letter" to the '80s and '90s movies that defined her adolescence. She hopes this film will help Generation Z "celebrate being young."

Private Life Grace Jones
I Wanna Be Your Lover Prince
Sebi Zala Kralj & Gašper Šantl
Dreams The Cranberries
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Zolgensma, a new drug approved by the FDA Friday, costs more than $2.1 million. It's made by AveXis, a drugmaker owned by pharmaceutical giant Novartis. Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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At $2.1 Million, New Gene Therapy Is The Most Expensive Drug Ever

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Still Waiting Ex-Poets
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Gun Chvrches
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Soldi Mahmood
Obvs Jamie xx

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U.K.'s Theresa May Resigns Acknowledging Failure To Deliver Brexit

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Westbound D Train Quantic

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'Two Wings: The Music Of Black America In Migration' Celebrates Journey Millions Took

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Bitter Sweet Symphony The Verve
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Tilted Christine and the Queens
Some Time Alone, Alone Melody's Echo Chamber
That Night Carousel

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'Booksmart' Director Olivia Wilde: Teen Movies 'Made Me Excited To Be Young'

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Full Star Dan The Automator
She Got Me Luca Hänni

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