Sundance Sensation 'Precious' Brings Hope to a Girl Utterly Lacking Any

Pasadena Weekly | November 16, 2009
The book and its attendant film are drawing extensive comparisons to the classic novel and movie of The Color Purple; besides sharing the subject matter of African-American women learning to stand up for their dignity and self-worth, they both feature what should be career-making performances from heretofore unknown or disregarded actresses.

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