Precious

In New York City's Harlem circa 1987, an overweight, abused, illiterate teen who is pregnant with her second child is invited to enroll in an alternative school in hopes that her life can head in a new direction.

Grosses

Domestic (74.7%)
$47,566,524
Summary Details
DistributorLionsgate
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Opening$1,872,458
18 theaters
Budget$10,000,000
Release Date (Wide)Nov 6, 2009 (Nov 20, 2009) - Mar 18, 2010
MPAAR
Running Time1 hr 50 min
GenresDrama
In Release421 days/60 weeks
Widest Release1,003 theaters
DateDOW RankDaily %± YD %± LW TheatersAvgTo DateDay
Nov 6, 2009Friday12$587,859--18$32,658$587,8591
Nov 7, 2009Saturday14$699,614+19%-18$38,867$1,287,4732
Nov 8, 2009Sunday11$584,985-16.4%-18$32,499$1,872,4583
Nov 9, 2009Monday10$232,636-60.2%-18$12,924$2,105,0944
Nov 10, 2009Tuesday11$227,698-2.1%-18$12,649$2,332,7925
Nov 11, 2009Wednesday12$323,600+42.1%-18$17,977$2,656,3926
Nov 12, 2009Thursday11$168,160-48%-18$9,342$2,824,5527
Nov 13, 2009Friday4$1,904,375+1,032.5%+224%174$10,944$4,728,9278
Nov 14, 2009Saturday4$2,396,227+25.8%+242.5%174$13,771$7,125,1549
Nov 15, 2009Sunday3$1,574,026-34.3%+169.1%174$9,046$8,699,18010
Nov 16, 2009Monday3$479,012-69.6%+105.9%174$2,752$9,178,19211
Nov 17, 2009Tuesday4$465,310-2.9%+104.4%174$2,674$9,643,50212
Nov 18, 2009Wednesday4$398,182-14.4%+23%174$2,288$10,041,68413
Nov 19, 2009Thursday5$354,065-11.1%+110.6%174$2,034$10,395,74914
Nov 20, 2009Friday4$3,598,731+916.4%+89%629$5,721$13,994,48015
Nov 21, 2009Saturday6$4,582,032+27.3%+91.2%629$7,284$18,576,51216
Nov 22, 2009Sunday6$2,701,009-41.1%+71.6%629$4,294$21,277,52117
Nov 23, 2009Monday6$870,174-67.8%+81.7%629$1,383$22,147,69518
Nov 24, 2009Tuesday6$893,560+2.7%+92%629$1,420$23,041,25519
Nov 25, 2009Wednesday9$1,029,713+15.2%+158.6%643$1,601$24,070,96820
Nov 26, 2009
Thanksgiving
Thursday9$1,281,482+24.5%+261.9%643$1,992$25,352,45021
Nov 27, 2009Friday9$2,769,091+116.1%-23.1%663$4,176$28,121,54122
Nov 28, 2009Saturday8$2,897,453+4.6%-36.8%663$4,370$31,018,99423
Nov 29, 2009Sunday9$1,414,488-51.2%-47.6%663$2,133$32,433,48224
Nov 30, 2009Monday7$416,464-70.6%-52.1%663$628$32,849,94625
Dec 1, 2009Tuesday7$420,361+0.9%-53%663$634$33,270,30726
Dec 2, 2009Wednesday7$349,785-16.8%-66%663$527$33,620,09227
Dec 3, 2009Thursday7$349,843<0.1%-72.7%663$527$33,969,93528
Dec 4, 2009Friday12$714,210+104.2%-74.2%664$1,075$34,684,14529
Dec 5, 2009Saturday12$974,082+36.4%-66.4%664$1,466$35,658,22730
Dec 6, 2009Sunday12$593,785-39%-58%664$894$36,252,01231
Dec 7, 2009Monday11$188,623-68.2%-54.7%664$284$36,440,63532
Dec 8, 2009Tuesday12$194,293+3%-53.8%664$292$36,634,92833
Dec 9, 2009Wednesday12$176,643-9.1%-49.5%664$266$36,811,57134
Dec 10, 2009Thursday12$190,368+7.8%-45.6%664$286$37,001,93935
Dec 11, 2009Friday14$381,559+100.4%-46.6%664$574$37,383,49836
Dec 12, 2009Saturday15$561,445+47.1%-42.4%664$845$37,944,94337
Dec 13, 2009Sunday15$337,546-39.9%-43.2%664$508$38,282,48938
Dec 14, 2009Monday13$127,319-62.3%-32.5%664$191$38,409,80839
Dec 15, 2009Tuesday13$154,758+21.6%-20.3%664$233$38,564,56640
Dec 16, 2009Wednesday13$157,615+1.8%-10.8%664$237$38,722,18141
Dec 17, 2009Thursday13$158,490+0.6%-16.7%664$238$38,880,67142
Dec 18, 2009Friday13$357,236+125.4%-6.4%1,003$356$39,237,90743
Dec 19, 2009Saturday13$445,473+24.7%-20.7%1,003$444$39,683,38044
Dec 20, 2009Sunday12$401,032-10%+18.8%1,003$399$40,084,41245
Dec 21, 2009Monday12$235,873-41.2%+85.3%1,003$235$40,320,28546
Dec 22, 2009Tuesday13$258,758+9.7%+67.2%1,003$257$40,579,04347
Dec 23, 2009Wednesday13$203,093-21.5%+28.9%907$223$40,782,13648
Dec 24, 2009Thursday14$131,701-35.2%-16.9%907$145$40,913,83749
Dec 25, 2009
Christmas Day
Friday16$218,408+65.8%-38.9%629$347$41,132,24550
Dec 26, 2009Saturday16$346,043+58.4%-22.3%629$550$41,478,28851
Dec 27, 2009Sunday16$300,632-13.1%-25%629$477$41,778,92052
Dec 28, 2009Monday15$225,350-25%-4.5%629$358$42,004,27053
Dec 29, 2009Tuesday16$213,652-5.2%-17.4%629$339$42,217,92254
Dec 30, 2009Wednesday16$214,084+0.2%+5.4%629$340$42,432,00655
Dec 31, 2009
New Year's Eve
Thursday17$135,983-36.5%+3.3%629$216$42,567,98956
Jan 1, 2010
New Year's Day
Friday15$339,314+149.5%+55.4%629$539$42,907,30357
Jan 2, 2010Saturday15$378,248+11.5%+9.3%629$601$43,285,55158
Jan 3, 2010Sunday15$206,641-45.4%-31.3%629$328$43,492,19259
Jan 4, 2010Monday14$84,296-59.2%-62.6%629$134$43,576,48860
Jan 5, 2010Tuesday14$90,252+7.1%-57.8%629$143$43,666,74061
Jan 6, 2010Wednesday14$91,111+1%-57.4%629$144$43,757,85162
Jan 7, 2010Thursday12$88,890-2.4%-34.6%629$141$43,846,74163
Jan 8, 2010Friday17$123,519+39%-63.6%408$302$43,970,26064
Jan 9, 2010Saturday18$199,435+61.5%-47.3%408$488$44,169,69565
Jan 10, 2010Sunday17$141,764-28.9%-31.4%408$347$44,311,45966
Jan 11, 2010Monday16$45,556-67.9%-46%408$111$44,357,01567
Jan 12, 2010Tuesday16$53,884+18.3%-40.3%408$132$44,410,89968
Jan 13, 2010Wednesday16$53,801-0.2%-41%408$131$44,464,70069
Jan 14, 2010Thursday17$55,044+2.3%-38.1%408$134$44,519,74470
Jan 15, 2010Friday24$58,893+7%-52.3%228$258$44,578,63771
Jan 16, 2010Saturday24$99,266+68.6%-50.2%228$435$44,677,90372
Jan 17, 2010Sunday24$80,638-18.8%-43.1%228$353$44,758,54173
Jan 18, 2010
MLK Day
Monday22$75,219-6.7%+65.1%228$329$44,833,76074
Jan 19, 2010Tuesday21$32,557-56.7%-39.6%228$142$44,866,31775
Jan 20, 2010Wednesday21$30,475-6.4%-43.4%228$133$44,896,79276
Jan 21, 2010Thursday21$34,314+12.6%-37.7%228$150$44,931,10677
Jan 22, 2010Friday25$57,165+66.6%-2.9%194$294$44,988,27178
Jan 23, 2010Saturday25$96,285+68.4%-3%194$496$45,084,55679
Jan 24, 2010Sunday25$58,370-39.4%-27.6%194$300$45,142,92680
Jan 25, 2010Monday23$19,808-66.1%-73.7%194$102$45,162,73481
Jan 26, 2010Tuesday23$22,745+14.8%-30.1%194$117$45,185,47982
Jan 27, 2010Wednesday23$23,695+4.2%-22.2%194$122$45,209,17483
Jan 28, 2010Thursday23$23,584-0.5%-31.3%194$121$45,232,75884
Jan 29, 2010Friday27$54,694+131.9%-4.3%222$246$45,287,45285
Jan 30, 2010Saturday26$95,112+73.9%-1.2%222$428$45,382,56486
Jan 31, 2010Sunday26$65,325-31.3%+11.9%222$294$45,447,88987
Feb 1, 2010Monday24$21,573-67%+8.9%222$97$45,469,46288
Feb 2, 2010Tuesday21$37,426+73.5%+64.5%222$168$45,506,88889
Feb 3, 2010Wednesday21$38,476+2.8%+62.4%222$173$45,545,36490
Feb 4, 2010Thursday21$37,689-2%+59.8%222$169$45,583,05391
Feb 5, 2010Friday19$135,492+259.5%+147.7%669$202$45,718,54592
Feb 6, 2010Saturday19$221,313+63.3%+132.7%669$330$45,939,85893
Feb 7, 2010Sunday18$117,351-47%+79.6%669$175$46,057,20994
Feb 8, 2010Monday18$55,184-53%+155.8%669$82$46,112,39395
Feb 9, 2010Tuesday16$72,593+31.5%+94%669$108$46,184,98696
Feb 10, 2010Wednesday17$56,939-21.6%+48%669$85$46,241,92597
Feb 11, 2010Thursday16$67,996+19.4%+80.4%669$101$46,309,92198
Feb 12, 2010Friday24$44,183-35%-67.4%269$164$46,354,10499
Feb 13, 2010Saturday24$85,967+94.6%-61.2%269$319$46,440,071100
Feb 14, 2010Sunday24$80,694-6.1%-31.2%269$299$46,520,765101
Feb 15, 2010
Presidents' Day
Monday25$50,719-37.1%-8.1%269$188$46,571,484102
Feb 16, 2010Tuesday24$26,458-47.8%-63.6%269$98$46,597,942103
Feb 17, 2010Wednesday24$29,795+12.6%-47.7%269$110$46,627,737104
Feb 18, 2010Thursday24$30,750+3.2%-54.8%269$114$46,658,487105
Feb 19, 2010Friday26$40,394+31.4%-8.6%259$155$46,698,881106
Feb 20, 2010Saturday26$72,448+79.4%-15.7%259$279$46,771,329107
Feb 21, 2010Sunday27$48,006-33.7%-40.5%259$185$46,819,335108
Feb 22, 2010Monday25$16,724-65.2%-67%259$64$46,836,059109
Feb 23, 2010Tuesday23$22,194+32.7%-16.1%259$85$46,858,253110
Feb 24, 2010Wednesday23$24,801+11.7%-16.8%259$95$46,883,054111
Feb 25, 2010Thursday23$21,684-12.6%-29.5%259$83$46,904,738112
Feb 26, 2010Friday29$35,541+63.9%-12%268$132$46,940,279113
Feb 27, 2010Saturday24$121,367+241.5%+67.5%268$452$47,061,646114
Feb 28, 2010Sunday27$47,979-60.5%<0.1%268$179$47,109,625115
Mar 1, 2010Monday24$19,527-59.3%+16.8%268$72$47,129,152116
Mar 2, 2010Tuesday23$27,401+40.3%+23.5%268$102$47,156,553117
Mar 3, 2010Wednesday23$28,199+2.9%+13.7%268$105$47,184,752118
Mar 4, 2010Thursday22$29,235+3.7%+34.8%268$109$47,213,987119
Mar 5, 2010Friday26$46,590+59.4%+31.1%217$214$47,260,577120
Mar 6, 2010Saturday23$93,898+101.5%-22.6%217$432$47,354,475121
Mar 7, 2010Sunday26$41,186-56.1%-14.2%217$189$47,395,661122
Mar 8, 2010Monday24$18,829-54.3%-3.6%217$86$47,414,490123
Mar 9, 2010Tuesday24$21,749+15.5%-20.6%217$100$47,436,239124
Mar 10, 2010Wednesday24$18,725-13.9%-33.6%217$86$47,454,964125
Mar 11, 2010Thursday26$16,493-11.9%-43.6%217$76$47,471,457126
Mar 12, 2010Friday32$19,210+16.5%-58.8%115$167$47,490,667127
Mar 13, 2010Saturday32$28,550+48.6%-69.6%115$248$47,519,217128
Mar 14, 2010Sunday32$17,742-37.9%-56.9%115$154$47,536,959129
Mar 15, 2010Monday29$8,020-54.8%-57.4%115$69$47,544,979130
Mar 16, 2010Tuesday29$8,542+6.5%-60.7%115$74$47,553,521131
Mar 17, 2010Wednesday31$6,005-29.7%-67.9%115$52$47,559,526132
Mar 18, 2010Thursday30$6,998+16.5%-57.6%115$60$47,566,524133