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Precious [videorecording] / presented by Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry ; Lee Daniels Entertainment ; Smokewood Entertainment Group ; produced by Lee Daniels, Gary Magness, Sarah Siegel-Magness ; screenplay by Geoffrey Fletcher ; directed by Lee Daniels.

Sidibe, Gabourey. (Added Author). Patton, Paula. (Added Author). Daniels, Lee, 1959- (Added Author). Sapphire, 1950- Push. (Added Author). Mo'Nique. (Added Author).
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  • 50 of 57 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria DVD 4047 (Text) 37521530658188 AMPL Adult DVD Available -
Atlanta Branch DVD.a PRECIOUS (Text) 78294000225281 DVD Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene County Public Library - Bloomfield DVD-R PRE (Text) 36803000861273 DVD Available -
Boswell Grant Township Public Library - Boswell DVD PR (Text) 38144000251951 DVD Collection Available -
Brazil Public Library - Brazil DVD #1584 (Text) 38160000632537 Second Floor, DVD Available -
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Brookston Prairie Township Public Library - Brookston DVD PRE (Text) 38209000730609 DVD Available -
Cicero Branch DVD.c PRECIOUS (Text) 78294000225280 DVD Available -
Covington-Veedersburg Public Library-Covington DVD-R PRE (Text) 32572000404855 CVBPLC DVD Section Available -
Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver DVD DRAMA PRE (Text) 34304000233730 Closed Stacks Available -
Culver-Union Township Public Library - Culver DVD DRAMA PRE (Text) 34304000740804 Adult - DVD Available -
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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the novel "Push" by Sapphire.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Features: audio commentary with director Lee Daniels; From Push to Precious; A Precious ensemble; Oprah and Tyler : a project of passion; conversation with author Sapphire and director Lee Daniels; deleted scene: the incest survivor meeting; audition: Gabourey Sidibe; Reflections on Precious.
Participant or Performer Note: Gabourey Sidibe, Mo'Nique, Paula Patton, Mariah Carey, Sherri Shepherd, Lenny Kravitz.
Summary, etc.: Pregnant for the second time by her father and abused by her mother, Harlem teenager Precious Jones finds hope through a counselor and a teacher at her new school.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note: DVD, widescreen; Dolby digital 5.1.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: For private home use only.
Language Note: In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Sapphire, 1950- > Film and video adaptations.
Overweight teenagers > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
Rape victims > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
African American teenage mothers > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
Incest > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
Abused children > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) > Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.

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