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Based on the novel Push by Sapphire, Precious follows the life and trials of a Harlem teenager (played by Gabourey 'Gabby' Sidibe), whose name stands in stark contrast to the way she is treated by her abusive family.

MPAA Rating R for child abuse including sexual assault, and pervasive language.
Theatrical Release November 6, 2009
Cast Gabourey 'Gabby' Sidibe, Mo'Nique, Paula Patton, Lenny Kravitz, Mariah Carey, Lee Daniels.
Run Time 110
2009 Lionsgate Official Movie Website

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