Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire

Movie review by S. Jhoanna Robledo, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 17+

Powerful, painful account of Harlem teen's hard-luck life.

R 2009 109 minutes

Parents say

age 16+

Based on 24 reviews

Kids say

age 15+

Based on 36 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 17+

Child abusing

There is scenes of child abuse and rape and nasty sexual scenes.

This title has:

Great role models
Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing
age 18+


Although I am sorry this girl went through hell.Thi movie show black women in the most vile disgusting way. Vile and should never have been made. Lee Daniels must have hated his mother along with his father.

This title has:

Too much violence
Too much sex
Too much swearing

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