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Set in Harlem in 1987, Claireece "Precious" Jones is a 16-year-old African American girl born into a life no one would want. She's pregnant for the second time by her absent father; at home, she must wait hand and foot on her mother, an angry woman who abuses her emotionally and physically. School i

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2009-11-06

Runtime 110 minutes

Budget $10m

Revenue $48m


TMDB 7.358


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moses_primm shared a tip "Amazing movie!! Rare to see a story so brutally honest. We need more stories from more people like Precious."

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SistaTiph shared a tip "Sad but goid"

christie_biggers shared a tip "Both the book and the movie are so important and beautiful. Painful, honest and therefore, stunning."

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bettis_morelock shared a tip "Trigger warning: discussion of incest and sexual abuse"

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laura_furst shared a tip "Keep your tissues handy."

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kimiko_williams shared a tip "Curious as to why you dislike this film?"

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irina_shampay shared a tip "A story of a precious child who’s lived through hell and came back like precious diamond."

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angela_penny_9830 shared a tip "Hard to watch, but powerful. I wish everyone in this situation could find a hero."

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maurice_franklin_ii shared a tip "Creepy good and the book is worst in a good way"

patsy_locklear shared a tip "This was so very heartbreaking for me."

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RKSweet114 shared a tip "Good Storyline"

stephanie_bleau shared a tip "A must see - touching - troubling - authentic"

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jamilla_vandyke-bailey shared a tip "read the book, “push,” first."

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crisrosy shared a tip "A movie that is so well made and important but also so hard to watch, I can only see it once."

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audra_simpson shared a tip "Heartbreaking and inspirational"

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paige_krause_6274 shared a tip "Heartbreaking, honest, real. Unforgettable."

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nikki_mccoy_1517 shared a tip "Even though there are some classic memes from this movie its a sad movie but a good one."

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