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 Post subject: The movie Precious **no spoilers, please**
PostPosted: Sun Nov 22, 2009 8:57 pm 
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So has anybody seen this? I keep on thinking it will be an emotional roller, and reader the feedback I doubt I'm wrong, but the whole conception of the film intrigues me from who is directing, who plays Precious and why she was chosen, not to mention the surprising supporting cast you would never consider to touch this type of source material. I never read the book but I got a summary from what Precious goes through.

To anybody who has seen it, is the whole situation that Precious feels handled well or is it too emotionally draining bordering on Lifetime movie (that seems to be what the backlash is saying but I normally ignore the backlash of films just because people want to act contrarian about movies that will win awards)?


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