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Precious

Publisher: Lions Gate Entertainment 2009.
Edition/Format:   Video : Videodisc   Visual material : No Linguistic Content
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Precious Jones, an inner-city high school girl, is illiterate, overweight, and pregnant ... again. Naive and abused, Precious responds to a glimmer of hope when a door is opened by an alternative-school teacher. She is faced with the choice to follow opportunity and test her own boundaries. Prepare for shock, revelation and celebration.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
OCLC Number: 567640739
Credits: Co-executive producer, Simone Sheffield ; co-producer, Mark G. Mathis ; editor, Joe Klotz ; music by Mario Grigorov ; music supervisor, Lynn Fainchtein ; production designer, Roshelle Berliner ; costume designer, Marina Draghici.
Cast: Mo'Nique, Paula Patton, Mariah Carey, Sherri Shepherd, Lenny Kravitz, Gabourey Sidibe, Stephanie Andujar, Chyna Layne, Amina Robinson, Xosha Roquemore, Angelic Zambrana, Aunt Dot, Nealla Gordon, Grace Hightower, Barret Isaiah Mindell, Kimberly Russell, Bill Sage, Susan Taylor.
Description: videodisc : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Someday --
Principal's office --
Each one teach one --
Big day tomorrow --
First day --
Still hungry --
You coming? --
Meet and greet --
Single step --
All look the same --
Eat it up --
Home life --
For the social worker --
Talk to somebody --
Higher learning --
Nurse John --
Dear Precious --
Can I hold him? --
Ruined my life --
Just a teacher --
Making progress --
Visitor --
Your story --
On her own.

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Precious Jones, an inner-city high school girl, is illiterate, overweight, and pregnant ... again. Naive and abused, Precious responds to a glimmer of hope when a door is opened by an alternative-school teacher. She is faced with the choice to follow opportunity and test her own boundaries. Prepare for shock, revelation and celebration.

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