Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire Synopsis
Pregnant and abused, a Harlem teen (Gabourey ''Gabby'' Sidibe) looks for a way to change her life.
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Movie Reviews

You Will Never Forget This Story

By mshumv
Read the book 'Push', by Sapphire 10-11 years ago. Have shared this book with at least 50 people, friends, daughters friends, family, educators, neighbors and strangers. It's just a story that you...

Ha, I saw it first...

By happymedontcry
When I saw the previews on TP (tyler perry) web site I thought it would be an ok film. Well I was wrong. Not only was the movie ok, it was excellent. Despite Mariah Carey having a active role in the...

Believe the hype.

By vegs8
Powerful. Intense. Poignant. Witty. Heart-wrenching. Sad. Ugly. Beautiful. I cannot, for the life of me, remember being so moved by a film. Schindler's List and Saving Private Ryan come to...

angry consumer

By upsetconsumer
Why is that when a African American movie is presented to the consumers, the theaters do not show the films in our town. This is outrageous, extremely disgraceful, despicable, and out right shameful....

Great Movie

By Randy_Sparks
I had the opportunity to see Precious this weekend at the Philadelphia Film Festival and I must say that this movie is a must see. I am usually skeptical of movie adaptations of books but this one...

While Precious is precious....... Please, give us some balance

By CeciliaSmith
While I thought it was emotionally packed film that should be seen, I wish Hollywood producers as well as Oprah & Tyler would exercise more balance in the content in African-Americans films. We...


By chele4138
This movie is so deep. It really opens ones eyes as to abuse in America....

Preciously Inspiring!

By flyfxs
I had the opportunity to view this moving at the Chicago pre-screening and it is one movie that shouldn't be missed! I read Sapphires book Push a few months earlier and was amazed at the level of...

Passionate Performances will leave you breathless.

By lboogie518
Okay, let me start by saying that I did not read the novel but heard all about the story from several people so I decided to go see the movie because the trailors looked good. The movie was very well...

Precious - good but a rental

By RavenHoney
I watched every trailer before going to see the movie. It was good, but not worth the 11.00 it cost to see it in the University Campus theater. It was moving because of the story-line being a...

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Rated R | For child abuse including sexual assault, and pervasive language.
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Powerful, painful account of Harlem teen's hard-luck life.
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