"Lee Daniels? award-winning PRECIOUS: BASED ON THE NOVEL ?PUSH? BY SAPPHIRE is a vibrant, honest and resoundingly hopeful film about the human capacity to grow and overcome. Precious Jones, an inner-city high school girl, is illiterate, overweight, and pregnant?again. Na ve 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."