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Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire

Set in Harlem in 1987, this acclaimed drama chronicles the difficult life of Precious (Gabourey Sidibe) - an obese, abused, and illiterate 16-year-old who is pregnant with her second child from her rapist father. While dealing with her cruel mother and incestuous dad, she daydreams of stardom in order to cope and is given a glimmer of hope about her uncertain future from a teacher at her alternative high school. With Paula Patton, Mariah Carey, Lenny Kravitz and Best Supporting Actress Oscar-winner Mo'Nique. Lee Daniels directed, Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry produced and Geoffrey Fletcher adapted the novel 'Push' by Sapphire.

Year: 2009
Genre: Drama, Sundance - Grand Jury Prize
Country: USA
Director: Lee Daniels
Starring: Lenny Kravitz, Gabourey Sidibe, Mariah Carey, Paula Patton, Mo'Nique
Duration: 110 Minutes
Rating: R16 - Contains violence, sexual violence, offensive language and content that may disturb.
7.3/10
Location in store: Drama

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