Precious: Based On The Novel By Sapphire
Precious: Based On The Novel By Sapphire

Precious: Based On The Novel By Sapphire

2009
14+, V, L, M
Pregnant by her own father for the second time, 16-year-old Claireece "Precious" Jones (Gabourey Sidibe) can neither read nor write and suffers constant abuse at the hands of her vicious mother (Mo'Nique). Precious instinctively sees a chance to turn her life around when she is offered the opportunity to transfer to an alternative school. Under the patient, firm guidance of her new teacher, Ms. Rain (Paula Patton), Precious begins the journey from oppression to self-determination.
Drama
  • Director

    • Lee Daniels
  • Cast

    • Sherri Shepherd
    • Lenny Kravitz
    • Mo'Nique
    • Mariah Carey
    • Gabourey Sidibe
    • Paula Patton
    • Xosha Roquemore
    • Chyna Layne
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Precious: Based On The Novel By Sapphire
Precious: Based On The Novel By Sapphire

Precious: Based On The Novel By Sapphire

Precious is pregnant with her second child and invited to enroll in an alternative school in hope that her life can head in a new direction.

1h 49m 43s