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
DateRankWeekly %± LW TheatersChange AvgTo DateWeek
Nov 6-1211$2,824,552-18-$156,919$2,824,5521
Nov 13-194$7,571,197+168%174+156$43,512$10,395,7492
Nov 20-266$14,956,701+97.5%643+469$23,260$25,352,4503
Nov 27-Dec 38$8,617,485-42.4%663+20$12,997$33,969,9354
Dec 4-1012$3,032,004-64.8%664+1$4,566$37,001,9395
Dec 11-1715$1,878,732-38%664-$2,829$38,880,6716
Dec 18-2413$2,033,166+8.2%907+243$2,241$40,913,8377
Dec 25-3116$1,654,152-18.6%629-278$2,629$42,567,9898
Jan 1-716$1,278,752-22.7%629-$2,032$43,846,7419
Jan 8-1418$673,003-47.4%408-221$1,649$44,519,74410
Jan 15-2126$411,362-38.9%228-180$1,804$44,931,10611
Jan 22-2829$301,652-26.7%194-34$1,554$45,232,75812
Jan 29-Feb 426$350,295+16.1%222+28$1,577$45,583,05313
Feb 5-1120$726,868+107.5%669+447$1,086$46,309,92114
Feb 12-1827$348,566-52%269-400$1,295$46,658,48715
Feb 19-2530$246,251-29.4%259-10$950$46,904,73816
Feb 26-Mar 429$309,249+25.6%268+9$1,153$47,213,98717
Mar 5-1130$257,470-16.7%217-51$1,186$47,471,45718
Mar 12-1840$95,067-63.1%115-102$826$47,566,52419