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Precious Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire: Claireece Precious Jones endures unimaginable hardships in her young life. Abused by her mother, raped by her father, she grows up poor, angry, illiterate, fat, unloved and generally unnoticed. So what better way to learn about her than through her own, halting dialect.

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Ratings: IMDB: 7.4/10 Metascore: 79% RT: 91%
Released: January 16, 2009
Runtime: 109 mins
Genres: Drama
Countries: USA
Director: Lee Daniels
Actors: Bill Sage Chazz Menendez Chyna Layne David Kneeream Ephraim Benton Kimberly Russell Lenny Kravitz Mariah Carey Michael Jeremiah Mo'Nique Patty Duke Paula Patton Rodney 'Bear' Jackson Roy T Anderson Sherri Shepherd

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Posted by drno62 1 year, 11 months ago
+7 | +7 / -0

Great movie with outstanding performances. 8/10

Posted by Kid_Kryptonite 5 years, 9 months ago
+7 | +8 / -1

I didn't like it, but it's so easy not to like it when everything about this girls life is terrible. It's like they took the worse things that could happen to you and gave it to one character, all she needed was to be physically handicapped in a wheelchair. This movie didn't feel real to me, it's like they pushed so much drama that it begs you to feel sorry for Precious. This movie pretty much met my expectations, Mo'Nique plays a mad black woman well...what a surprise.

Posted by mhaleycr1 2 years, 2 months ago
+6 | +6 / -0

i was scared to see this movie because I thought it would just hurt too deep, yet it was so well done it's unfortunate it is not a teaching movie to use in the school system. There are bad things that happen to good people I have learned myself, yet this movie was real and actually showed how a higher good can happen. I am glad I finally had the courage and opportunity to watch such fine actors portray the good and the bad. It made me want to be a teacher again.

Posted by JuliiST 2 years, 4 months ago
+6 | +6 / -0

This is a big movie, this moive is just one prespective of the sick and twisted people out there.. This is a movie i would want too watch over again, im giving it a 4,5/5.

Posted by treaclegirl 2 years, 6 months ago
+6 | +6 / -0

Very strong story. It is hard to believe this really happens out in the world.

Posted by GREGGWRIGHT 3 years ago
+6 | +6 / -0

An amazing expose on a massive part of society that are simply dismissed and ignored. I found it heart wrenching and inspirational. A must watch for those more blessed with environmental and emotional support normally taken for granted. A very well acted, directed, and frankly depressing film. Sometimes man's inhumanity to man is almost incomprehensible. It's easy to tune it out sooner than face it, but often exceptional people like Oprah, are able to do exactly that. I don't think I could or would watch it again ... but a SOLID 10/10

Posted by TiaMarie 3 years, 4 months ago
+6 | +6 / -0

A twisted story but beautifully portrayed. You feel all the emotions poor Precious feels. Very tragic.

Posted by iinfamousz 1 year, 8 months ago ( Edited 1 year, 8 months ago )
+5 | +7 / -2

How is the Star (PRECIOUS') name not under 'Actors' Names'? -_- That aside, yes this was a great movie that makes you want to cry at some (many) parts and worth more than one watch.

Posted by Mizty 2 years, 11 months ago ( Edited 2 years, 11 months ago )
+5 | +5 / -0

such a sad movie of such a tragic life, worth watching if u ever need a reality check on what kind of life some people have to lead, compered to your own sweet life, this is the one to watch 10/10

Posted by xshannonlou 2 years, 11 months ago
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This movie was great, lots of thought put into it. Very very sad, but a very good film! 10/10

Posted by shereecoleman 3 years, 10 months ago
+5 | +5 / -0

okay now my heart goes out to anyone who has been in this position as i could not imagine the emotional damages of being molested or raped, you have to be a strong person to go on after being subjected to such sick behavior and my hat goes off to the many who have gone through a similar sittuation, but i do have to say this movie really disturbed me like for real. i have only seen it once and that is enough. I mean dont get it twisted it is a good film and very informative but a lil too much for me. i give 10/10

Posted by bigguy 6 years, 10 months ago ( Edited 6 years, 10 months ago )
+5 | +10 / -5

Hay I finally got to watch this movie,I liked it a lot,sad though how a mother can call her own blood those disgusting names,I guess when you are in that situation you have to adapt.yes I did feel sorry for the girl,but she had some issues too,cant blame it all on other people,poor people cant get the help they need so they become trapped and angry at themselves and the world,I was never in her situation to her degree of abuse,must have been so depressing for her to deal with,name calling from her classmates/being overweight/poor/mental issues...and then to try and get out of bed everyday wondering whats next she has to deal with,,,I think a lot of kids should view this movie to see what its like being her for a day,,,then people wonder why kids bring a gun to school and start shooting,,,they might be thinking I know its wrong and I will either die or go to jail,at least I had my day to feel something,,,Anyhoo,,,,,Want to watch another person that snaps?? watch the movie called ( falling Down )....so on a scale of 1-10 I give this a 8 1/2..kinda like a documentary show

Posted by HandsomeDevil_23 2 years, 10 months ago
+4 | +5 / -1

yup, some people got real problems. and i'm over here griping about stale doritos. bout to get off my lazy butt and go to the store and get me a new bag of doritos. good film, though. my eyes can't unsee what my eyes have seen. o_O

Posted by Janapple 3 years, 4 months ago
+4 | +4 / -0

The book was soo hard to read, but I think the movie does a good job of sticking to the storyline.

Posted by chanelicia 4 years, 9 months ago
+4 | +4 / -0

A sad and miserable movie - stellar cast, unforgettable acting...I don't know what to say...if I met someone like PRecious in passing...would I empathise or look the other way? There are so many people out there like her and they are hurting, and there's nothing one can do.

Posted by farhansubhani 5 years, 7 months ago
+4 | +4 / -0

this movie was awesome this will make you realize that the world is full of nasty people, on the other hand there are good people who can help you out who can bring love and joy in your life....Maybe its not a new story for people but this will remind you that somewhere someone is suffering......Mo'nique was flawless and that girl who played precious did a fantastic job.....this is such a strange world people make fun of others n they don't realize that they are hurting someone with dere words with dere acts but this is how we live in this world......10/10 highly recommended.... i love this site GOD bless you all.....

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Posted by Iken227 5 years, 8 months ago
+4 | +5 / -1

I know I'm gonna sound like an asshole; but this was one of the funniest movies I ever seen in my life... It was so sad that it had to be for comedy. I mean every bad thing that could possibly happen to somebody happened to this girl. I've probably seen this movie over a dozen times and I laughed through the entire thing everytime. The dialogue was the funniest I mean how could you cast A Queen of comedy as an abusive mother and not expect laughter. Maybe if there wasn't so much tragedy I wouldn't have found it so funny. Monique def deserved the Oscar. Acting 10/10, Drama 10/10, Comedy 20000/10, overall 9/10.

Posted by 1proudmommy 6 years, 10 months ago
+4 | +8 / -4

I found this movie to be not only inspiring but extremely eye opening...great acting also!!

Posted by romans8910 1 year, 2 months ago
+3 | +3 / -0

this is one of my favorite movies. i watched it at least 5 or more times. it helps me deal with things.

Posted by smc1975 3 years, 4 months ago
+3 | +6 / -3

This is one of my favourite movies of all time. I get something new out of it each time I watch it. Today I made it all the way to the one hour mark before I almost cried. It is so well written and I do think it is a story that gives hope to the seemingly hopeless cases.

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