Precious (2009) Poster

(II) (2009)


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The Oprah Winfrey Show (1984) (TV Series)
Precious asks Miss Rain if she watches the show.
Police Academy (1984)
While Mary is watching The $100,000 Pyramid, Dick Clark mentions David Graf, who is a celebrity contestant on the show, appearing in the movie.
The Color Purple (1985)
Ms. Rain gives Precious the book of The Color Purple to read
Barfly (1987)
Cornrows mentions that she didn't like the movie.

Referenced in 

The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Book of Eli/The Spy Next Door/Fish Tank (2010) (TV Episode)
Alonso Duralde calls "Fish Tank" "An Education" poured through the filter of "Precious"
Richard Roeper & the Movies: RR's Oscar Predictions: Best Supporting Actress (2010) (TV Episode)
Roeper discusses Mo'Nique's Oscar nomination
Tosh.0: Make It Snow Girl (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
From Push to Precious (2010) (Video)
Home entertainment bonus feature
The Office: Secretary's Day (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Michael
Tosh.0: World's Worst Comedian (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Entourage: Bottoms Up (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Ari
Entourage: Tequila and Coke (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Ari
Faster (2010)
Roy calls Kenny a "bald-headed Precious"
RuPaul's Drag Race: The Snatch Game (2011) (TV Episode)
Stacy impersonates Mo'Nique's character from the film.
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #1.16 (2011) (TV Episode)
Roger mentions that Paula Patton played the social worker in the film
Conan: Me. Coli (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Gabourey Sidibe
Hjelp, vi er i filmbransjen (2011)
Seen on the shelf in the video store
New Girl: Naked (2011) (TV Episode)
Winston mentions this film.
The Big Picture: November 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Simon Thompson say the maid in "Tower Heist" got nominated for an Oscar for her performance in this movie
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.12 (2012) (TV Episode)
Chelsea argues that Loni Love was in the movie.
The Cleveland Show: Dancing with the Stools (2012) (TV Episode)
Roberta is called Precious
Face Off: Triple Threat (2012) (TV Episode)
title mentioned
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.31 (2012) (TV Episode)
Loni Love mentions the movie by name.
Raising Hope: Spanks Butt, No Spanks (2012) (TV Episode)
Virginia recommends spanking that is "somewhere between 'Mary Poppins' and 'Precious.'"
Community: Contemporary Impressionists (2012) (TV Episode)
Troy mentions that Abed got Shirley a copy of "Precious" on DVD.
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.88 (2012) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions auditioning for the title role.
Madea's Witness Protection (2012)
George realizes that the embezzled money is being sent to a fake person named Precious. Also, Tyler Perry was the producer of Precious.
The Campaign (2012)
Mentioned in dialogue
Glee: The New Rachel (2012) (TV Episode)
Kitty calls Wade "Unique" Adams "Pre-Op Precious: Based on the Novel 'Barf' by Saphire".
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.140 (2012) (TV Episode)
Chelsea mentions the title character.
Wedding Band: Personal Universe (2013) (TV Episode)
Barry says "Precious" is the most overrated movie ever.
Being Human: Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Mouth (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.33 (2013) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned by name.
Tosh.0: Fat Bottle Ninja (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Tosh
Shameless: Survival of the Fittest (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Grown Ups 2 (2013)
Kurt says that the bully is "like white Precious."
We're the Millers (2013)
In the barbershop, when Casey starts to tell her story, David interrupts her and tells her that he had rented Precious 8 months ago and still not watched it.
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.116 (2013) (TV Episode)
Loni mentions the title character.
The Butler: An American Story (2013) (TV Short)
Mentioned by Lenny Kravitz in relation to director Lee Daniels as the pair had previously collaborated on this film.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.200 (2013) (TV Episode)
Sherri Shepherd mentions that she was in the film
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #22.1 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Paula Patton was in the film
Honest Trailers: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by the narrator
2 Broke Girls: And the Married Man Sleepover (2014) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Caroline
Honest Trailers: The Wolf of Wall Street (2014) (TV Episode)
Mo'nique's Oscar win mentioned
Man Seeking Woman: Lizard (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Kelly Ripa/Lee Daniels/Echosmith/Kate Pierson (2015) (TV Episode)
Lee Daniels says that he never expected anyone to see the film he directed
Jeopardy!: Episode #33.69 (2016) (TV Episode)
correct response in "The Oscar Winner's Movie" category


Two Women (1960)
Mary and Precious watch the movie on television and Precious has a fantasy centered around it.
The $10,000 Pyramid (1973) (TV Series)
Mary watches the show on television.
227 (1985) (TV Series)
On the TV.

Featured in 

The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Couples Retreat/Bronson/An Education (2009) (TV Episode)
"Oscar Bait" song segment.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Rotten Tomatoes Show Year Endies (2009) (TV Episode)
Mariah Carey wins best make-under, Ellen's Year Endies of the Year award for fresh faces
At the Movies: Episode #7.1 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown when this movie is reviewed and in interviews with actors Gabourey Sidibe and Mariah Carey.
Richard Roeper & the Movies: RR's Oscar Predictions: Best Actress (2010) (TV Episode)
Footage shown as Roeper discusses Gabourey Sidibe's Best Actress chances
Richard Roeper & the Movies: RR's Oscar Predictions: Best Picture (2010) (TV Episode)
Footage shown as Roeper discusses the movie's Best Picture chances
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Alice in Wonderland/Stolen/Brooklyn's Finest (2010) (TV Episode)
New on DVD in the Weekend Peekend
Great Movie Mistakes 2: The Sequel (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Miss Representation (2011)
Short silent clip shows Gabourey Sidibe walking.
Ebert Presents: At the Movies: Episode #2.21 (2011) (TV Episode)
a clip is shown during Jay Smith's segment
The Oscars (2017) (TV Special)
clips shown
The 75th Golden Globe Awards (2018) (TV Special)
Footage is shown.
The Oscars (2018) (TV Special)
90 Years of Oscar montage

Spoofed in 

The Simpsons: Love Is a Many Strangled Thing (2011) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in Homer's nightmare
Blubberella (2011)
(one scene)
Robot Chicken: The Curious Case of the Box (2011) (TV Episode)
giant Precious on the loose
Paranormal Whacktivity (2013)
Seen in the dream eating drumsticks and complaining about her life

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