In 'Precious,' Quite Possibly the Most Abusive Upbringing in Motion Picture History

Seven Days | December 18, 2009
While there are certainly things about Precious one can’t help but admire, I’m not so sure about the picture overall. I don’t quite see, for example, the point of conjuring this vision of a girl in hell; of creating a character just to put her through it.

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